Friday, December 14, 2012

Journalist Anna Politkovskaya Murder: Ex-Policeman Jailed

A former policeman has been jailed for 11 years in a prison camp over the murder of the journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov admitted tracking Politkovskaya so that she could be assassinated in 2006.

The established journalism was well known for her hard hitting reporting and her criticism of the Kremlin under Vladimir Putin.