On World Press Freedom Day, the EU called on Tuesday to release the detainees in Afghanistan, the French journalists. Do not forget about arrested in Belarus, "Gazeta Wyborcza" Andrzej Poczobut.
"The media play a key role in providing access to information, freedom of be protected and primarily where it under threat — the president of the European Commission Jose Barroso. "Journalists who are currently in prison or kept as hostages should be released immediately," — said Barroso.
A spokesman for the European Commission May Katsyanchych PAP said that the EU will not stop efforts for the release of a prisoner Belarusian journalist Andrzej Poczobut. "We have already made a formal appeal for the immediate release Pochobut and we will repeat our appeal," — said Katsyanchych.