attack on journalists

‘Cleaning-up operation’ in progress? Searches in Vitsebsk, Mahiliou, Brest, other places
On Tuesday morning, Homiel-based media outlet Silnye Novosti reported about the police’s searching the place of their accountant Hanna Strelchanka. The reasons for the saction are unknown; on July 9, the homes of almost all employees were raided.
Nasha Niva: Editor-in-chief Yahor Martsinovich was beaten during detention, deprived of food
The popular Belarusian media outlet Nasha Niva revealed new details about Thursday’s detention of its contributors.
EEAS spokesman Peter Stano about Belarus authorities’ recent actions: ‘Disregard for commitments within UN, OSCE’
Peter Stano, Lead Spokesperson for the European External Action Service, commented on another wave of persecuting journalists and activists in Belarus, citing Reporters Without Borders.
KGB reports ‘large-scale clean-up operation’. Results of Thursday’s attack on press and activists
On July 8, Belarusian security agencies carried out a large-scale attack on independent Belarusian media outlets.