SEEMO SPECIAL REACTIONS

Moldova: Law for the amendment of the Code of Audiovisual Media Services

Moldova: Law for the amendment of the Code of Audiovisual Media Services

Moldova: Law for the amendment of the Code of Audiovisual Media Services Vienna, 5 November 2021 – The South East Europe Media Organization (SEEMO) strongly supports the letter written by the EBU Director General Noel Curran to Liliana Nicolaescu-Onofrei, President Commission on Media, Parliament of the Republic of Moldova Dear Mrs Nicolaescu-Onofrei, On behalf of […]

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 […]