Press release, Kirkenes, Murmansk, Luleå, Oulu, September 29th 2015
On Monday 28th of September, Thomas Nilsen was fired from his position as chief editor of the online news site BarentsObserver by the owners of the Norwegian Barents Secretariat, the three Northern Norwegian county administrations.
STATEMENT FROM BARENTS PRESS INTERNATIONAL, CONCERNING THE RESTRICTION OF BARENTSOBSERVERS' EDITORIAL FREEDOM
State regulation of the markets — seminar for Russian journalists
Leaders:- Vladimir Klistorin, Doctor of Economics, professor of Institute of economy of the Siberian branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences
- Michael Morozov, the chairman of the Siberian Arbitration court
- Victor Jukechev, vice-president of Association of development of the press, director of Institute of development of the press-sibir
Place – the city of Pushkin, Center for treining leaders (a private residence of prince Kochubey).
Participation in a seminar is free .
The contact person:
Ph. +7 (812) 572 4510, 764 0114,
More information is available in Russian
Translated by Tatiana Polkova