Hrodna region

Radio Racyja Journalist Denied Accreditation 11th Time
21.10.2019

Radio Racyja Journalist Denied Accreditation 11th Time

BAJ member, Hrodna journalist  Viktar Parfionenka has just been denied accreditation by the Belarus Ministry of Foreign Affairs, again.  This was his eleventh attempt as a reporter of the Belarusian Radio Racyja to get official permission to work.

03.04.2019

Hrodna to Be Twinned with Nur-Sultan — Hrodna.life Threatened Litigation for April Fools' Joke

Hrodna.life published a joke on April Fools' Day, and local ideologists seemed not to understand the joke.

24.07.2018

Police seize equipment from journalists working with Belsat

In Hrodna, the police conducted searches at the local freelance journalists who cooperate with television channel – Alyaksandr Dzyanisau and Alyaksei Kairys.

Police Officer Visited ‘Gazeta Slonimskaya’ Editorial after a Publication about Hazing
13.11.2017

Police Officer Visited ‘Gazeta Slonimskaya’ Editorial after a Publication about Hazing

The ‘Gazeta Slonimskaya’ (Slonim, Hrodna region) newspaper journalists were asked to provide explanations in the written form about the way they had been preparing the article “There’s no hazing in the Lithuanian army. The barracks are cleaned every day by a scrubwoman there...”

Outsider Papers Get Back to State Distribution Nets
05.04.2017

Outsider Papers Get Back to State Distribution Nets

Gazeta Slonimskaya is back into kiosks of Belsayuzdruk since April 5 – this is the first time for over 11 years.

Дзяніс Івашын: Буду прыцягваць да адказнасці і суддзю, і ілжэсведак
31.03.2017

No Drink Water, No Pen – Journalist Tells about Imprisonment Conditions

Hrodna editor of the Belarusian service of website InformNapalm (Ukraine) Dzianis Ivashyn has been the quickest to have served his arrest – five days are over. He told us about the conditions of imprisonment and his current frame of mind.

21.08.2015

Two Journalists Fined in Hrodna

On August 19, journalists Ales Kirkevich and Ales Dzianisau were found guilty of violating art. 22.9 of the Administrative Code and fined 25 basic amounts each (4.5 million rubles).

05.08.2015

Hazeta Slonimskaya Faces Trial for Insulting the President

According to article 23.33 of the Administrative Code,the non-state newspaper can be fined for up to 500 basic amounts (90 million rubles, more than 5,000 eur).