Sunday, December 21, 2014


Jan Maksymiuk

Senior Multimedia Editor
Radio Svaboda (Belarus Service)
Prague, Czech Republic

Email: maksymiukj+rferl.org

Phone: +420 221 123 626

Languages: Belarusian, Polish, Ukrainian, Russian, English, Czech

Expertise: Belarus, Ethnic Issues, Human Rights, Media Freedom, Radio Svaboda (Belarus Service)

View this expert's author page on the local Radio Free Europe website
Jan Maksymiuk is Multi-Media Senior Editor for RFE/RL’s Belarus Service. Since joining RFE/RL in 1998, Jan has written news and analysis for "RFE/RL Newsline," the RFE/RL English-language website, and the electronic "RFE/RL Belarus, Ukraine, and Moldova Report." Prior to joining RFE/RL, Jan served as a monitor at the Warsaw Bureau of the U.S. Foreign Broadcast Information Service. Earlier he worked as a journalist at the Belarusian-language weekly "Niva" in Bialystok, Poland.
Master's in Physics, Warsaw University, 1985.
Jan's work has appeared in “Foreign Policy” (US), “Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists” (US), “Respekt” (Czech Republic), “ARCHE” (Belarus), as well as on the Belsat television channel in Poland.

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