Australian TV reporter detained at Minsk airport

2012 2012-09-21T14:59:37+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Amos Roberts, reporter of the Australian TV channel SBS, was detained at Minsk international airport this afternoon, press-service of the Belarusian Association of Journalists reports.

The journalist was reportedly going to board a plane. However, he was detained, despite the fact he had official accreditation from the Belarusian MFA. The customs officials are said to have seized his camera and data storage items.