Category : Belarus

Belarus media faces further restriction

A new media bill has been approved by the lower house of parliament in Belarus, leaving just a few steps before the bill pass to President Lukashenko for approval. The bill would change registration procedures for the traditional media and extend them to online media as well, forcing all web pages to be registered. The […]

Independent weekly threatened

Gazeta Slonimskaya, an independent weekly journal in Belarus, has been threatened with eviction by state authorities.

Belarus and Ukraine

alt informationIn this issue, Index on Censorship magazine looks at efforts by Belarus and Ukraine to forge a post-Soviet identity through language and literature

20th Anniversary: Reign of terror

alt informationIn this issue, editor-in-chief of Sarajevo TV in Bosnia fled after an assassination attempt, she speaks on situations facing war-torn Bosnia journalists.