Affiliated media: TV channel Pirveli , Cameraman
Incident date: June 15, 2022
- Illegal impediments to journalistic activity, denial of access to information
Who attacked: Authorities
Location: Georgia, Tbilisi
On June 15, the camera crews of the Pirveli TV channel (the first one – reporter Tamta Dolenjashvili and cameraman Nugzar Pankvelashvili, the second one – reporter Ceceli Bokeria and cameraman Giorgi Chantladze) were not allowed into the hall where the press conference of Minister of Culture Thea Tsulukiani was being held. The Minister's guards allowed only journalists loyal to the government.