136 journalists suffered in Ukraine during period of mass protests

2014/02/05 • News

136 journalists suffered in Ukraine during period of mass protests

From 21 November, the beginning of mass protests in Ukraine, 136 journalists were injured during or as a result of their professional activities. These are the data of the Institute of Mass Information, which monitors, records and verifies information about the suffered journalists, photographers and operators at mass protest actions and in the clashes between protesters, police and “titushki” in Kyiv and other cities of Ukraine. Taken into account were only the cases, associated with the journalist professional duties, and those in which journalists got a real injury or a damage to their equipment.

from http://chesno.org/news/1819/

 

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