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Reporters from Lithuania’s 15min.lt resign in protest

Monday, October 5, 2020

Several reporters from Lithuania’s 15min.lt news website have resigned in protest against alleged “interference” by the company’s director, who has recently announced a restructuring at the editorial office. According to Dovydas Pancerovas, an investigative journalist who resigned from 15min.lt together with his colleague Birute Davidonyte, the company wanted to remove several editors including the chief editor, Raimundas Celencevičius. Pancerovas claimed the move was aimed at “limiting the journalists’ independence” and…