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Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2021 (chart)
25.01.2021

Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2021 (chart)

FIGURES OF THE YEAR. Repression of media and journalists in Belarus in 2020 Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2020 (chart) In 2020, 480 detentions of journalists were recorded; In 2020, there were 97 cases of journalists serving administrative arrests; In 2020, journalists spent more than 1,200 days behind bars; In 2020, after election day on August 9, at least 62 cases of physical violence against journalists were recorded. The list includes incidents which the Belarusian Association of Journalists regards as violations of journalists' rights, committed by representatives of the authorities. The following journalists are in jail at the moment: Katsiaryna  Barysevich Katsiaryna Andreyeva Daria Chultsova Yulia Slutskaya Alla Sharko Siarhei Alsheuski Petr Slutski Ksenia Lutskina Andrei Aliaksandrau

Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2020 (chart)
31.12.2020

Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2020 (chart)

The list includes incidents which the Belarusian Association of Journalists regards as violations of journalists' rights, committed by representatives of the authorities. 2021 — Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2021 (chart)

02.06.2020

Fines to Journalists for Violating Article 22.9 of the Administrative Code (Chart) (Updated)

Names of journalists, judges, dates, sums of fines imposed on journalists in 2014 - 2020 for administrative article 22.9 (unlawful production and distribution of mass media products).

Fines to Belarusian Journalists for Working with Foreign Media without Accreditation INFOGRAPHICS
20.11.2018

Fines to Belarusian Journalists for Working with Foreign Media without Accreditation INFOGRAPHICS

The Belarusian authorities are more and more consistent in using the repressive tool of imposing fines on the journalists who work with foreign media without accreditation. This is a serious problem for independent journalists in Belarus. BAJ member Aliaksandr Yanusik visualized the data on the fines received by the journalists under Article 22.9 of the Administrative Code.

05.09.2018

Repressions against journalists in Belarus, 2018 (chart)

The list includes incidents which the Belarusian Association of Journalists regards as violations of journalists' rights, committed by representatives of the authorities.

Belarus. The quantitative media results of the year 2017
31.01.2018

Belarus. The quantitative media results of the year 2017

101 the number of detained journalists in 2017 69 the number of fines to freelance journalists for cooperation with foreign media without press accreditations in 2017 24 235 EUR the total sum of fines, imposed on journalists for cooperation with foreign mass media in 2017 47 million EUR the total sum of grants to the state-owned media from the state budget in 2017