Tracking threats to press freedom
in the Visegrád region

Poland / Hungary /
Slovakia / Czech Republic



Nov 16, 2017

Media dependent on public money increasingly seen to act as vessels for pro-government propaganda

Nov 9, 2017

Government politicising distribution of resources to ‘weaken critical media’, critics say

Oct 25, 2017

In IPI interview, Tomasz Piątek descibes possible criminal charges as intimidation effort

Oct 17, 2017

After purchase of key media outlets, Andrej Babiš on cusp of becoming country’s next leader

Oct 16, 2017

Positive development stands in contrast to country’s broader press freedom climate

Oct 3, 2017

Public confidence in station’s news gathering operation at risk, critics warn

Oct 2, 2017

Companies linked to Fidesz leader snap up last independent newspapers ahead of 2018 vote

July 20, 2017

Experts worry that press freedom might be next in line after move against courts’ independence

July 12, 2017

Tomasz Piątek could face prison in case alleging exposé amounted to ‘coercion’, ‘insult’

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