Belarus Authorities Detain Foreign Media
Belarus authorities on Tuesday moved against international media ahead of a parliamentary election, detaining photographers attempting to record an anti-government demonstration. Uniformed police
in the capital Minsk took into custody still photographers working for the English Reuters news agency and the US-headquartered Associated Press, as well as a television camera operator for the German
channel ZDF, a statement from the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ) said.