Belarusian authorities have detained an investigative journalist who has criticised the government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, accusing him of taking a bribe to write a story about corruption in the health system.
ANovaya Gazeta investigative reporter who three years ago exposed the Chechen gay purge said she and a human rights lawyer were attacked last week by an angry mob in the Chechen capital of Grozny.
Russian authorities charged officers who last summer detained and allegedly beat investigative journalistIvan Golunov with abuse of power, the reporter revealed on Monday.
Slovakia’s Special Prosecutor’s Office indicted four people on Monday for the murder of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancee Martina Kusnirova last year, Slovakmedia reported.
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