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25. Nov 2020 at 09:40 EU, Bruselj Coming up

SPOTLIGHT, 25 Nov: MEPs warn of violations of media freedom

Foto: European Community/www.europeanjournalists.org
Foto: European Community/www.europeanjournalists.org

Today, the MEPs will vote on the resolution, dubbed 'Threats to media freedom and journalists' security in Europe.' According to the Council of Europe's Parliamentary Assembly, there is no true democracy without the right to freedom of expression, and free, independent and pluralistic media. There are reports of numerous threats to media freedom including harassment and attacks aimed at journalists.

In a separate debate, MEPs will discuss allegations of Hungary’s media interference in Slovenia and Northern Macedonia.

TUNE IN at 10:25 to hear more!

L. P.