A Russian TV reporter has been expelled as ‘a threat to Ukraine’s national security and sovereignty.’
Decision runs counter to liberalizing trend under new leader Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
Activist, ideologically driven reporting isn’t what we need to fight back against the endemic media capture across the region.
Presidential initiative to hand out free flats to media professionals, praise them for being “helpers” appears at odds with the country’s lack of press freedom.
Media freedom in Central and Eastern Europe has dramatically deteriorated since five countries in the region joined the EU.
The Russian hunt for fake news isn’t exactly genuine.
World faked out by phenomenon known oh so well in Eastern Europe!
Nikolai Andrushchenko, once a city councilor, became a thorn in the side of local politicians.
A Re:Baltica investigation has traced the latest propaganda mouthpiece to colorful, Kremlin-funded characters.
After the Russian annexation, journalists had to choose between leaving, embracing a pro-Russian stance, or avoiding politics altogether. From Euroradio.
-- Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!
Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018
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Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.
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