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Over 60 Belarusians stand trial over pre-election picketing On Monday, Belarusian courts have punished more than least 60 persons for…

‘Collecting negative opinions’. Freelance journo fined for contributing to Belsat TV On April 15, Hlybokaye-based freelance journalist Zmitser Lupach stood trial in…

State Duma adopts bill on showing ‘disrespect’ for authorities on web On January 24, the lower chamber of the Russian parliament gave a…

HRC Viasna: Belsat TV journalists got heaviest fines in 2018 Despite a decline in the overall level of repression in the country…

Agnieszka Romaszewska-Guzy: Belsat becomes important media institution On December 10, Belsat TV celebrated the 11th anniversary of the start…

90 detentions, $74K fines in 2 years. Belsat keeps calm and carries on in spite of persecution 11 years ago, on 10 December 2007, Belsat TV started…

Belarus delegation to UNHRC: BelTA case is ‘trivial hacking’ For the first time in 20 years, the Belarusian delegation has presented…

Journalist Zhukouski under police pressure Several protocols were filed at once in the case of the Homiel journalist…

Minsk police summon Belsat TV contributors en masse Six Belsat TV contributors have been summoned to Savetski district police department…

Mahiliou: Pressure on independent journalists continues On May 23, journalists Alina Skrabunova and Yauhen Hlushkou were questioned Leninski…

Belarus Foreign Minister leaves question about Belsat TV accreditation unanswered Uladzimir Makey failed to give the reason why Belsat TV had…

Watching, grabbing, detaining: Journo films plainclothes policemen’ bad manners Two plainclothes men were spying upon Mahiliou freelance journalist Alina Skrabunova…

Unauthorised livestreaming on Facebook is illegal – Belarus Information Minister 'Unauthorised' live streams on Facebook should be considered as illegal media…

Brest: Belsat TV contributor freed from penalty Brest Regional Court has taken the side of Belsat TV contributor Ales Lyauchuk…

Another videoblogger facing prosecution for insulting Lukashenka The film of the 33-year-old Minsker Pavel Spiryn has drawn attention of…