De-Facto Ban On Profession. Powerful Video Address Of Independent Media In Belarus

In a video message, the representatives of independent media in Belarus speak about the conditions in which they have to work since mid-2020. Journalists have been beaten, imprisoned, charged in criminal cases and stripped of accreditations. This year journalists were detained 479 times, the total amount of fines imposed on journalists and media amounted to BYN 59,891 , nine media representatives are now in jail under criminal investigation. Please, turn on the English subtitles. Besides, in December, the Press Club management, which is engaged in journalism education projects, was detained. Founder Yulia Slutskaya was accused of tax evasion. Program Director Alla Sharko, CFO … Continue reading De-Facto Ban On Profession. Powerful Video Address Of Independent Media In Belarus