Belarusians have the right to be perfectly informed

Now with sharp criticism yesterday-independent searches in the offices and apartments of the Belarusian media-independent journalists addressed the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Miklos Haraszti.
"I condemn it coming on-independent media as an obvious violation of the duties of the OSCE in the field of protection of freedom of the press, signed by the Government of Belarus, — said Miklos Haraszti. — Trying to suppress the media-independent in the European society of XXI century is unacceptable. "
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Recently the president of Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Jeff Gedmin expressed concern about the criterion of-independent journalists after searches and seizures over 2-dozen employees-independent media.
"… The detentions of journalists and raids on offices significantly disturb the overall idea of the freedom of the press — said Jeff Gedmin. — Belarusians have the right be well informed, but through pressure on those who seek to disseminate factual information, it is unreal. I hope Belarusian authorities will reconsider their negative attitude towards independent journalists. "

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