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Freedom

Tracking threats to press freedom
in the Visegrád region

Poland / Hungary /
Slovakia / Czech Republic

POLAND: Latest News and Publications

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Poland: PKN Orlen media purchase violates EU merger rules and media pluralism st...

The Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) today said that allowing the acquisition of region…

Biden urged to address media freedom in Hungary and Poland during Europe visit

The Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) has published an open letter to U.S. President Joe…

Poland: Orlen continues editorial purge at Polska Press

A purge of editorial management at regional newspapers owned by Polska Press has gathered …

Hungary: Latest News and Publications

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Biden urged to address media freedom in Hungary and Poland during Europe visit

The Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) has published an open letter to U.S. President Joe…

IPI welcomes EU infringement proceedings against Hungary over silencing of Klubr...

The International Press Institute (IPI) today welcomed the long overdue launch of infringe…

How Finland’s biggest newspaper is helping Hungarian independent media Telex

In July 2020 the editor-in-chief of Index.hu, Hungary’s largest and most influential ind…

Slovakia: Latest News and Publications

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Slovak court overturns not guilty verdicts in Kuciak murder case

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia – The Slovak Supreme Court today overturned last year’s not guilt…

Slovakia Supreme Court hearing is crucial test in battle against Impunity

On June 15 the Slovak Supreme Court is expected to rule on the appeal brought by prosecuto…

Slovak police urged to probe surveillance of Denník N journalist Monika Tódová...

Slovak authorities must thoroughly investigate the recent surveillance of Denník N journa…

Czech Republic: Latest News and Publications

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Czech president’s office bars certain media outlets from receiving information...

The International Press Institute (IPI), the global network of editors, media executives a…

Concerns over increasing meddling in independence of Czech public broadcaster

The partner organisations of the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) today express our ser…

In the middle of pandemic, Czech Television risks repeat crisis

Zur deutschen Version Turning on the evening news 20 years ago, many Czechs were confronte…

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