: :inin Kyiv (EET)

OSCE Calls for Safety of Crimean Journalists


The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has called on authorities in Crimea to protect the rights of ethnicTatar journalists there.

The OSCE Friday expressed particular concern about the fate of Avdet, the weekly newspaper of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, following what it called a week of “intimidation.”

The organization said Avdet’s offices in Simferopol were searched and that authorities forced all tenants, including the newspaper’s staff, to leave the premises.

Crimea was annexed by Russia from Ukraine earlier this year following a referendum the West said was rigged. …read more

Source: Voice of America

World press about Ukraine

This website is created to observe information about Ukraine in the world media. More information about press.uaposition.com you can read here

World press category: terms & conditions

Share This

Share this post with your friends!