Media

14 April 2017
The Fate of Independent Media in Crimea

After the Russian annexation, journalists had to choose between leaving, embracing a pro-Russian stance, or avoiding politics altogether. From Euroradio.

By Ales Pilecki and Zmicier Lukashuk
 
6 April 2017
Tightening the RuNet Screws

Russian lawmakers want to ban kids from social media, require ‘real name’ registration. From Global Voices. 

By Kevin Rothrock
 
31 March 2017
Too Good to Be True Premium

Fake news reports about visa-free travel to the U.S. give false hope to Azerbaijanis. 

 
7 March 2017
New Twist in Rustavi-2 Saga Premium

Europe’s top human rights court tells parties in long-running battle for ownership of Georgian TV station to take a pause.

 
2 March 2017
Sputnik Has New Troubles in Baltics

News agencies in Estonia and Latvia cease their cooperation with the Baltic branches of Russian government-controlled news agency. 

 
21 February 2017
Trump’s Russian Vanishing Act Premium

The Kremlin denies ordering Russian TV to slash coverage of the U.S. leader.

 
16 February 2017
Protecting Eastern European Journalists, Before It’s Too Late

More than half a year after the death of journalist Pavel Sheremet, his colleagues are frustrated about the apparent lack of progress in finding his killers. From Hromadske. 

 
14 February 2017
Newspapers Without News

Moldova has been a regional leader in open government, but the media recently launched a campaign to highlight backtracking on commitments to greater transparency.

 
1 February 2017
Blow After Blow Premium

Tabloid tells abusers how to exploit Russia's decriminalization of domestic violence.

By Kevin Rothrock
 
26 January 2017
An Easy Target for Russia

The anti-Belarus smear campaign in Russian media has gained momentum and even led to arrests at the end of last year. 

By Andrei Yeliseyeu and Veranika Laputska
 

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