Poland: Spanish journalist passes one year in custody on charges of spying for Russia

Recent articles in Poland

Poland: Government ramps up pressure on critical media ahead of parliamentary election

Political attacks, regulatory investigations and bill to amplify state propaganda channels fire starting gun on pre-election pressure.

IMI media expert forced to leave Warsaw due to threats

After dousing the Russian ambassador in fake blood during a protest against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Iryna Zemlyana was doxxed on Russian Telegram channels and received several threats to rape and kill her.

Polish journalists’ families receive death threats

The families of Wojciech Czuchnowski and Tomasz Lis have received death threats for “betraying the motherland”. Czuchnowski recently covered the alleged use of Pegasus surveillance spyware against opposition politicians; Lis has often published reports that are critical of Poland’s ruling party.