Citizen Journalism for 15min

Lithuanian free daily 15min recently started the citizen journalism project Jkrauk Ziniu whereby readers can upload stories and pictures to the 15min website. (Opinija)

The most prominent feature is the PhotoPolice section where readers upload pictures of traffic accidents and incidents.

15min was launched in 2005, and is since 2008 fully owned by Norwegian media firm Schibsted. It publishes different editions for Vilnius, Kaunas and Klaipeda.

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