Media Pogrom 2021

21 Sep, 2021

Cover photo: Mariam Nikuradze. Colleagues bid farewell to Lekso Lashkarava with cameras pointed down at his funeral ceremony

The Mediacoalition releases the report covering various aspects of violent attacks on journalists and cameramen on July 5 and 6 2021.

The document assesses the conditions and events that led up to a large-scale attack on the media and details the violent events that transpired over these two days and the consequences. It looks into evidence of the harm done to journalists and cameramen, cases of illegal interference in journalistic activities, and the decisions made by state officials.

Read the full version of the report.