Moldovan police raided a television station on channel Albasat TV 60 kilometers from Chisinau, reported AFP. Representatives of TV claim that the search took place without a warrant.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Moldova stated that the search was authorized: the police have evidence that some staff working nelegalno.Menedzher Albasat TV channel reported that police threatened to jail journalists, if they refuse to cooperate with them. Accountant television and one of the journalists were detained for chas.Albasat TV broadcasts by about one-tenth of the territory of Moldova. In broadcast television has repeatedly voiced criticism of the ruling Communist Party.