Minsk

26.01.2016

BAJ Demands Criminal Investigation into the Fact of Beating a Journalist

On January 26, the Board of BAJ made a statement concerning yesterday’s beating of Pavel Dabravolski, journalist of TUT.by, in the building of Frunzenski district court of Minsk.

Павел Добровольский возле РУВД Фрунзенского РУВД Минска, где он написал заявление. Фото: Вадим Замировский, TUT.BY
25.01.2016

Journalist Beaten in Court Building

Journalist Pavel Dabravolski was covering a scandalous graffiti case when he was detained, beaten and fined.

Aliaksandr Alesin
25.01.2016

KGB Suspends Criminal Case against Alesin

The Committee for State Security (KGB) informed Aliaksandr Alesin last week, the prosecution against the journalist had been suspended.

Валянцін Стэфановіч Валер Шчукін Зміцер Лукашук
07.12.2015

BAJ Members Awarded with Human Rights Prize

The Belarusian Human Rights Award, in nominations Personality, Human Rights Defender of the Year and Human Rights Journalist, was presented today in Minsk; two BAJ members became the awardees.

Міліцыя правярае пасведчанні ў журналістаў. Фота "Радыё Свабода"
25.11.2015

Journalists Accused of Participation in an Unsanctioned Protest Action (Upd)

  On the evening November 24, the police drew up administrative reports against some journalists who covered an action of protest in Minsk.

23.10.2015

CEC Denied Information to Independent Newspaper

  The independent newspaper Nasha Niva remarked that minutes at some polling stations were re-written after finalization of ballots count. The data publicized upon completion of counting of ballots at precinct electoral commissions did not coincide with respective results announced further at territorial electoral commissions.

07.10.2015

Meeting for foreign journalists with presidential candidates, experts, and Belarusian journalists

  Dear colleagues, dear international journalists who are in Belarus now to cover presidential elections! Press Club Belarus organizes a meeting in Minsk with presidential candidates, experts, and Belarusian journalists who would help you to understand political and economic situation in Belarus.