SEEMO SPECIAL REACTIONS

SEEMO Alarmed: Supreme Court liquidated the Belarusian Association of Journalists

SEEMO Alarmed: Supreme Court liquidated the Belarusian Association of Journalists

Vienna, 28 August 2021 On 27 August 2021 President Alexander Lukashenko’s regime liquidated Belarus’s only independent journalists’ association. Upon a lawsuit filed by the Ministry of Justice, the Supreme Court ordered the dissolution of Belarusian Association of Journalists – BAJ (ГА “Беларуская асацыяцыя журналістаў) for allegedly violating the legislation on associations. The South East Europe […]

SEEMO alarmed – Case of Roman (Raman) Protasevich and other cases in Belarus

SEEMO alarmed – Case of Roman (Raman) Protasevich and other cases in Belarus

Vienna, 24 Mai 2021 The Vienna South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) is alarmed by continuing deterioration of press freedom in Belarus. Detainment of Roman (Raman) Protasevich (Раман Дзмітрыевіч Пратасевіч), 26, following the forced diversion of a Ryanair aircraft on a scheduled flight from Athens to Vilnius (flight FR4978) is against all laws and international […]

South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) about RTK

South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) about RTK

Vienna, 24 May 2021 The Vienna South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) is concerned about the fact that public broadcaster Radio Television of Kosovo – Radio Televizioni i Kosovës (RTK), continues to be subject to political pressure in Kosovo. The key problem in this regard is the failure to find a sustainable way to finance […]