Belarus is in the top ten countries with the most high level of censorship


This conclusion had been made by CPJ (Committee to Protect Journalists).
The committee stated in its annual reports both general tendency in different regions of the world and the situation in different countries.

The CPJ pays attention on the Internet freedom limitation in Southeast Asia, the investigation of 35 journalists’ disappearance. It is also stated that the growth of mobile Internet technologies and widening of social networks create new threats for journalists.

It is for the first time when CPJ published the list of the most risk countries. It includes: Iran, Pakistan, Russia. In these countries the Freedom of press suffered more anything else.

Belorussia is included in the top ten censored countries in the world. Concerning with this Aleksandr Lukashenko leads the most “censored country” in the world and continues the policy of suppression of critical journalism and the freedom of opinion.


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