9 Mar 2022 18:46

Deutsche Welle products declared extremist in Belarus

MINSK. March 9 (Interfax) - Products of the Deutsche Welle (DW) media network have been declared extremist in Belarus, the Belarusian Interior Ministry's Main Directorate for the fight against Organized Crime and Corruption said on Telegram.

"On the basis of the materials provided by the Main Directorate for the fight against organized crime and corruption, the Tsentralny District Court of Minsk designated information products of the DW Belarus Telegram channel and chat as extremist materials," the department said.

The entire Deutsche Well media network and its DW logo have been designated as extremist in Belarus, it said.