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Russia: 18 journalists arrested during anti-war protests

Over 1,300 people, including 18 journalists, were detained across Russia on Wednesday as rallies against a military mobilization declared …

Belarusian RFE/RL Journalist Released From Penal Colony, Arrives In Lithuania

MINSK — RFE/RL correspondent Aleh Hruzdzilovich, who was sentenced to 18 months in prison by Belarusian authorities for allegedly …

“European Code of Standards for Independent Fact-Checking Organizations”

More than 40 European fact-checking media, including Istinomer, have adopted a professional Code that regulates the standards for methodology, …

Proposed European Media Freedom Act adopts the approach of the New Deal for Journalism

The proposed European Media Freedom Act (EMFA) that was unveiled today represents an important step forward for media freedom and for …

Serbia Prosecutor’s Office to prosecute suspects for violence during Europride

„I note that the prosecution will direct all available capacities to establish all relevant circumstances of the attack on …

N1 reporter verbally assaulted at anti-EuroPride gathering

Gajic said he and his cameraman were approached by a young man in a hoodie with a mask over …

N1 TV cameraman assaulted by anti-EuroPride protesters

The cameraman was hit in the stomach by a bottle thrown at him by a man identified as disrobed …

Belarus: Journalist Denis Ivashin shockingly sentenced to 13 years in prison

The Grodno Regional Court sentenced, on Wednesday 14 September, the Belarusian journalist Denis Ivashin to 13 years and one …

Russia: Moscow court liquidated the Journalists and Media Workers’ Union

The Moscow City Court dissolved today the Journalists and Media Workers’ Union (JMWU), the independent representative organisation of journalists and media …

How the BBC’s 50:50 Project is shifting representation in media

Between 2005 and 2015, fewer than one in five experts in the news globally were women, according to a …