Ukraine Ranked 92nd in the World Prosperity
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Ukraine Ranked 92nd in the World Prosperity

Ukraine was ranked 92nd in the world welfare ranking compiled by the international analytical organisation Legatum Institute. That is the worst level among all the Eastern European countries. Ukraine’s position is significantly affected by the…
Over 360 Journalists Detained in Belarus
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Over 360 Journalists Detained in Belarus

According to the Belarusian Association of Journalists, 24 journalists were detained during the coverage of recent protests by Belarusians (some of whom remain in prison). In total, more than 500 repressions against journalists have been…
Nagorny Karabakh: 7 Journalists Received Injuries
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Nagorny Karabakh: 7 Journalists Received Injuries

The International Federation of Journalists and Reporters “Without Borders” reports an increase in physical danger to journalists and the deterioration of media freedom under the military conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan. At least seven journalists…
Belarus: Sanctions to Cause Adequate Response
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Belarus: Sanctions to Cause Adequate Response

Belarus has reacted to the sanctions imposed by the Baltic states. The authorities in Minsk assured that they would take adequate measures in response. “The attempts to impose sanctions have the opposite effect,” Anatoly Glaz,…
Mass Protests against Putin in Russia (video)
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Mass Protests against Putin in Russia (video)

Tens of thousands of people are rioting in Khabarovsk, Komsomolsk-on-Amur and several other Russian cities to protest against Putin for the second day in a row. They shout: “Putin must resign now!” “He’s got to…
150 public figures warn over free speech
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150 public figures warn over free speech

More than 150 world-famous authors, publicists, academics, journalists and public figures have signed an open letter “On Justice and Open Debate.” In this appeal, the signatories applaud a recent “needed reckoning” on social and racial…