Media

Yulia Berezovskaya
30 August 2015
How One Kremlin Critic Is Taking On the Censors (and Losing)

In Putin’s third term, small websites have been blocked and larger outlets have been pressured into editorial changes. From Global Voices.

By Kevin Rothrock
 
19 August 2015
Conflicts of Interest: Press vs. Public

For the oligarchs who control the Czech print media, the purpose of owning a newspaper is to acquire a ‘nuclear shield’ against critics.

By Katerina Safarikova
 
14 August 2015
Baku Court Sentences Rights Advocates, Russian POW Asks Putin for Help

Plus, OSCE official presses Turkmenistan to free journalist, and report says Hungarian officials warn Jewish community over migration threats.

By Timothy Spence
 
10 August 2015
Croatia, Kosovo Refuse Joint War Holiday With Serbia, Vilnius Says Moscow Planned Crimea Grab in 2013

Plus, Russian state media whistleblowers allege a Kremlin-directed propaganda campaign, and a journalist dies after being attacked in Azerbaijan.

By Clare Speak, Ioana Caloianu and Evgeny Deulin
 
7 August 2015
Too Much of a Good Thing

Hungary’s FOI legislation has been the pride of the region, but official complaints that requests create too much work pushed the government to weaken the law.

By Attila Mong
 
6 August 2015
Ukraine Warns of ‘Last Chance’ for Debt Compromise, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan Send Troops to Border
Plus, three accused in brutal attack on Croatian investigative journalist and France and Russia scupper the Mistral warship deal.
By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Thomas Chan Tsz Chun, and Evgeny Deulin
 
30 July 2015
Russia Blocks MH17 Tribunal, Activists Call for Turkmenistani Journalist's Release

Plus, an official in Russia's North Caucasus faces murder charges and a jailed Azerbaijani reporter gets a prestigious prize in Washington.

By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Thomas Chan Tsz Chun, and Evgeny Deulin
 

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