Гомельскіх фрылансераў аштрафавалі 18.04.2016

Homel Freelancers Fined for 35 Basic Amounts Each

On April 15, the judge of the Central district court of Homel Aliaxei Piskunou fined Larysa Shchyrakova and Kastus Zhukouski for 35 basic amounts each under art. 22.9 of the Code of Administrative Violations for an article about the arrival to Homel of Jean-Yves Bouchardy, representative of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

Мінчука адправілі на прымусовае лячэнне пасля абразаў на адрас Прэзідэнта 13.04.2016

Citizen Sentenced to Forced Medical Treatment for Insult of President and Judges

On April 12, the Frunzenski district court of Minsk found Aliaksandr Lapitski guilty according to articles 368, 369 and 361 of the Criminal Code of Belarus (public insult against the president, public officials and judges while performing professional duties).

У Мінск прыехаў гендырэктар МІА «Россия Сегодня» 07.04.2016

Russian Propagandist Visits Minsk to Launch a News Portal

Dmitri Kiselyov, the director general of the Russian state-owned news agency Rossiya Segodnya, came to present an online portal which will be shaping “a just image of Russia”.

Ларысу Шчыракову пакаралі штрафам 06.04.2016

One More Fine under Dubious Arguments Imposed on Larysa Shchyrakova

On April 5, judge Tamara Zastaunetskaya imposed a fine of 5 million 250 thousand rubles (260 USD) on Larysa Shchyrakova for her report on malfunctioning gas equipment.


Investigative Committee Prolongs Inquiry into Beating Incident

On March 25, the two-month term expired given to hold an investigation into the incident when a correspondent, alongside with two protesters, was beaten in the building of the Frunzenski district court.

Discussions on possible accreditation of Belsat TV are still ahead, Polish foreign minister says 23.03.2016

Discussions on possible accreditation of Belsat TV are still ahead, Polish foreign minister says

Discussions on the possible accreditation in Belarus of Belsat TV are still ahead, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski told reporters Tuesday in Minsk following a meeting with his Belarusian counterpart Uladzimir Makey.


Belsat Again Applies for Accreditation

On March 21, the TV channel Belsat repeatedly applied for accreditation in Belarus.