Blog: Three years on, Natalya Estemirova’s murder unsolved

19 Jul

People pray at the burial of Natalya Estemirova in Chechnya July 16, 2009. (AP/Musa Sadulayev)

Three years ago this week, Natalya Estemirova,
a contributor to the independent newspaper Novaya
and a local staffer for the Moscow-based rights group Memorial, was
murdered in the North Caucasus, Russia’s volatile region, where she was famous
for her work as a defender of human rights. 

from Committee to Protect Journalists

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