Independent journalist Larysa Shchyrakova summoned to Homel Prosecutor’s Office

2012 2012-05-18T12:15:07+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Homel journalist Larysa Shchyrakova has been summoned to Homel Regional Prosecutor’s Office. The journalist fears she may receive a warning for contributing to foreign media.

Mrs. Shchyrakova has been repeatedly subjected to harassment by the authorities, including a number of arrests during protests in the summer of 2011 and a search at her residence following the 2010 presidential election.