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Journalists' Profiles

Let’s work together - AEJ Bulgaria promotes professional contacts across Europe. The idea is to build up a database with profiles of journalists which will be categorized by the area of their expertise and working languages.
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Parliament Without Journalists Is Not a National Assembly but a Party Headquarters

The Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria (AEJ-Bulgaria) calls on the management of the National Assembly to provide proper working conditions for media representatives. On September 2, 2020, the first day of the new political...
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AEJ-Bulgaria Condemns Police Violence Against Bulgarian Journalist 

The Association of European Journalists in Bulgaria condemns attack by police on a Bulgarian journalist covering the anti-government protests on Wednesday in Sofia. Dimiter Kenarov, a freelance journalist and writer, was briefly detained and beaten...
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AEJ-Bulgaria Condemns Attack on Journalist

To Mr. Donald Tusk President of the European People’s Party   To Mr. Boyko Borissov Prime Minister of Bulgaria President of Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB)   To Mr. Ivan Geshev Prosecutor General of Bulgaria Dear Sirs, The Association of European Journalists...
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AEJ protests against the ruination of Hungary’s Index news portal

The international Association of European Journalists issues this joint statement with the Board of the AEJ Hungarian Section: The AEJ and its national section in Hungary express our support and solidarity with Mr. Szabolcs Dull,...

AEJ expresses urgent concerns about threat of prison term against Bulgarian media owner...

The international Association of European Journalists is urgently concerned about the questionable conduct of legal proceedings in a court case against Bulgarian media owner and businessman Ivo Prokopiev. The case relates to the privatisation...

AEJ’s Boryana Dzambazova is Part of Team that Won the Pulitzer Prize in International...

Boryana Dzambazova, a member of the management board of the Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria, is part of the team behind the New York Times’ investigation of the actions of the Russian secret...

Journalism Without Masks: AEJ Launches its Fifth Survey on Freedom of Speech

What is the perception of freedom of expression among Bulgarian journalists? Are there any new forms of pressure in the media? What are the major challenges in the sector at present? These are some of...

Statement on the Charges Against the Chairwoman of the Bulgarian Pharmaceutical Union

Bringing charges against experts for opinions they have expressed is a form of obscurantism that goes directly against Bulgaria’s European Union (EU) membership because it clearly shows a lack of understanding of the fact...

Criticizing Anti-Pandemic Measures and Policies Cannot Be a Ground for Prosecution

The Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria (AEJ-Bulgaria) follows with anxiety the authorities’ attempts to seek responsibility from citizens who have expressed critical opinions about the government’s anti-pandemic measures and policies. We are seeing an...
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A new bill could open the door to censorship on all websites in Bulgaria

During the state of emergency, followed by the Coronavirus crisis, Members of Bulgarian parliament from VMRO introduced a new bill suggesting amendments regarding the possibility for the state to be able to censor all...