Politkovskaya murder trial

Anna Politkovskaya was well known for journalistic investigations on human rights offenses in Chechnya. She was killed in Moscow on October 7, 2006. Investigators believe her journalistic activities prompted her murder.

Exiled oligarch Berezovsky may be behind journalist murder

MOSCOW, February 29 - RAPSI. Russian self-exiled oligarch Boris Berezovsky and suspected terrorist Akhmed Zakayev, who presently live in London, might be involved in the high-profile murder of renowned journalist Anna Politkovskaya, Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov, charged with the crime, testified to investigators, according to the Kommersant newspaper.