"persecution of journalists"

Official charge brought against arrested executives of non-state news agency BelaPAN BelaPAN director Iryna Leushyna and former director Dzmitry Navazhylau have been…

Sports journalist Andrey Maslouski detained On September 6, Belarusian security officers raided the apartment of former Tribuna correspondent…

BelaPAN executives transferred to detention center From the TDF in Akrestsina to the pre-trial detention center in Valadarski street

Virtual Brest news editor fined for distributing ‘extremist material’ about disabled prisoner Hundar

Minsk: Police searching homes of BelaPAN journos, several employees detained On Wednesday morning, Belarusian security forces made unexpected visits to a…

Closing down news site or facing criminal case: Mahiliou journalists placed in dilemma The officers of the Main Department for Combatting Organised crime and…

Arrested TUT.BY employees to remain in jail for another two months The investigators have decided to continue keeping the arrestees in the TUT.BY…

European Parliament to discuss independent media in Belarus The discussion will take place on Monday, July 12

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…

Minsk: Journo Hlafira Zhuk expelled from university after serving 30-day jail term According to one of Telegram channels administered by students, Hlafira Zhuk,…

Interior Ministry pushes for recognising popular media outlet TUT.BY’s content as ‘extremist’ On Friday, the Belarusian portal TUT.BY has reported the Interior…

Two journos facing trial for interview near House of Justice Brest-based freelance journalists Ales Lyauchuk and Milana Kharytonava are accused of the…

Tribuna journo Dzmitry Ruto, Hrodna.life editor Iryna Novik detained On Tuesday morning, Belsat got information about more cases of apprehending Belarusian…

‘I saw sky, sun for first time in six months’. Belsat TV journo Katsyaryna Andreyeva sends first letter from penal colony On Friday, Ihar Ilyash, the husband of imprisoned Belsat…

‘Hooliganism’: Detained journo Artsyom Mayorau sentenced to 15 days of arrest On May 21, Artsyom Mayorau, an author at the Belarusians and…