Entry for October 10, 2006

People lay flowers at the grave of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya in Moscow, October 10, 2006. REUTERS/Alexander Natruskin

Feels sad to learn of the demise of the most fearless critique and human rights supporting Journo in Russia…


Russian journalist’s murder may be linked to work on Chechnya

Politkovskaya reported on torture, killings

Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, shown in the photo being hung by her colleague Tatyana Grafitskaya, was shot in Moscow Saturday in a killing believed to be connected to her critical coverage of the war in Chechnya.
Photograph by : Novaya Gazeta, Associated Press

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