Iryna Romaliiska - Justice for Journalists

Iryna Romaliiska

Affiliated media: News anchor , Journalist

Incident date: August 7, 2020

Attack type:

  • Ban on entering the country, denial or revocation of a visa / accreditation
  • Forced deportation, Extradition
  • Short-term detention

Who attacked: Authorities

Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists

Location: Belarus, Minsk

Additional information:

Two days ahead of Belarus’ presidential election, Belarusian police in Minsk on August 7 detained three full-time employees of Current Time for unclear reasons. Journalists have been deported from Belarus with a ban on entering the country for ten years.