Media

13 June 2018
Hungarian Money Flows Into Balkan Media

Two investors close to Viktor Orban now control numerous outlets supportive of nationalists and Orban allies in the region.

 
8 June 2018
Montenegro Public Broadcaster Sacks Director Premium

The EU and the U.S. join local journalists, activists in condemning the move, seen as an attempt by ruling party to stifle editorial independence.

 
5 June 2018
Russia Convicts Ukrainian Journalist of Espionage Premium

Sushchenko case fuels suspicion that journalists on both sides are being manipulated by shadowy operators.

 
5 June 2018
Warsaw Wants Permanent U.S. Base: Reports Premium

A large NATO exercise kicked off in Poland and the Baltics Sunday amid speculation about beefed-up American presence.

 
25 May 2018
Estonia, Russia Exchange Tough Talk on Border Treaty Premium

Russia will not ratify the treaty until Estonian leaders stop their “Russophobic rhetoric,” Russia’s embassy in Tallinn fumes.

 
21 May 2018
International Organizations Question Kazakhstan’s Commitment to Free Press

Authorities’ crackdown on two news sites that reported on prominent former politician raises concerns about media’s ability to investigate country’s bigwigs.

 
9 May 2018
The Predictable Season Premium

While dismal media freedom rankings for TOL’s coverage region are commonplace this time of the year, the recent surge in citizen activism shows that people are no longer so willing to grin and bear such infringements.

By Peter Gross
 
9 May 2018
Montenegrin Journalist Shot and Injured in Podgorica Premium

Increasing violence against journalists from the Balkan country draws widespread condemnation from the international community.

 
8 May 2018
An Unlikely Twitter Star Premium

The verdict will be announced next week in a trial that has rattled the upper echelons of the Turkish political elite, but it was a brave woman’s tweets that broke the media’s silence over the case.

By Can Semercioglu
 
4 May 2018
Russia Ups Pressure on Telegram Premium

Viber, another popular messenger app, could also be banned if it fails to turn over encryption keys, authorities warn.

 

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