The actions of Ukraine and the Baltic States declare about the worsening situation with freedom of speech in the EU, said the Commissioner of the OSCE on freedom of the media Dunja Mijatovic.
Bosnian human rights activist, participated in the OSCE meeting to review the implementation of commitments in the human dimension in the Polish capital, also said that law enforcement agencies in Hungary threatens the reporters involved in coverage of events associated with the influx of immigrants, reports the news Agency.
"In the name of security even in countries with established democratic systems of government enact new laws that will undoubtedly have a negative impact on freedom of speech, freedom of expression," stated she. Speaking about the ban on entry for Russian reporters, she said: "I Think, because this is the wrong way "." Democratic countries need to address such issues differently, - said Mijatovic.- to provide security of the country not by imposing bans regarding correspondents ".