36 Journalists Murdered in Russia since 1992


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2014

1992


Statistical Analysis

Job *

3% Broadcast reporter
3% Camera Operator
6% Columnist / Commentator
33% Editor
6% Photographer
3% Internet reporter/writer
56% Print reporter/writer
3% Producer
8% Publisher/Owner
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Medium *

6% Internet
81% Print
14% Television
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Gender

81% Male
19% Female
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Local / Foreign

97% Local
3% Foreign
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Murder Victims

14% Taken Captive
42% Threatened
11% Tortured

Impunity in Murder Cases

89% Complete impunity
8% Partial justice
3% Full justice
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Suspected Source of Fire in Murder Cases

28% Criminal group
31% Government Officials
8% Military Officials
8% Political Group
25% Unknown
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Beats Covered by Victims *

22% Business
53% Corruption
36% Crime
14% Culture
19% Human Rights
33% Politics
19% War
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Freelance

11% Freelance
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All figures are rounded to the nearest full percentage point. * May add up to more than 100 percent because more than one category applies in some cases.


36 Journalists Murdered in Russia

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Akhmednabi Akhmednabiyev, Novoye Delo

     July 9, 2013, in Semender, Russia

Mikhail Beketov, Khimkinskaya Pravda

     April 8, 2013, in Khimki, Russia

Kazbek Gekkiyev, VGTRK

     December 5, 2012, in Nalchik, Russia

Gadzhimurad Kamalov, Chernovik

     December 15, 2011, in Makhachkala, Russia

Abdulmalik Akhmedilov, Hakikat and Sogratl

     August 11, 2009, in Makhachkala , Russia

Natalya Estemirova, Novaya Gazeta, Kavkazsky Uzel

     July 15, 2009, in between Grozny and Gazi-Yurt , Russia

Anastasiya Baburova, Novaya Gazeta

     January 19, 2009, in Moscow , Russia

Telman (Abdulla) Alishayev, TV-Chirkei

     September 2, 2008, in Makhachkala, Russia

Magomed Yevloyev, Ingushetiya

     August 31, 2008, in Nazran, Russia

Ivan Safronov, Kommersant

     March 2, 2007, in Moscow, Russia

Maksim Maksimov, Gorod

     November 30, 2006, in St. Petersburg, Russia

Anna Politkovskaya, Novaya Gazeta

     October 7, 2006, in Moscow, Russia

Vagif Kochetkov, Trud and Tulsky Molodoi Kommunar

     January 8, 2006, in Tula, Russia

Magomedzagid Varisov, Novoye Delo

     June 28, 2005, in Makhachkala, Russia

Pavel Makeev, Puls

     May 21, 2005, in Azov, Russia

Paul Klebnikov, Forbes Russia

     July 9, 2004, in Moscow, Russia

Aleksei Sidorov, Tolyatinskoye Obozreniye

     October 9, 2003, in Togliatti, Russia

Yuri Shchekochikhin, Novaya Gazeta

     July 3, 2003, in Moscow, Russia

Valery Ivanov, Tolyatinskoye Obozreniye

     April 29, 2002, in Togliatti, Russia

Natalya Skryl, Nashe Vremya

     March 9, 2002, in Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Eduard Markevich, Novy Reft

     September 18, 2001, in Reftinsky, Sverdlovsk Region, Russia

Igor Domnikov, Novaya Gazeta

     July 16, 2000, in Moscow, Russia

Vladimir Yatsina, ITAR-TASS

     February 20, 2000, in Chechnya, Russia

Anatoly Levin-Utkin, Yurichichesky Peterburg Segodnya

     August 24, 1998, in St. Petersburg, Russia

Larisa Yudina, Sovietskaya Kalmykia Segodnya

     June 8, 1998, in Elista, Russia

Ramzan Khadzhiev, Russian Public TV (ORT)

     August 11, 1996, in Grozny, Russia

Viktor Mikhailov, Zabaikalsky Rabochy

     May 12, 1996, in Chita, Russia

Nina Yefimova, Vozrozhdeniye

     May 9, 1996, in Grozny, Russia

Nadezhda Chaikova, Obshchaya Gazeta

     March 30, 1996, in Gehki, Russia

Felix Solovyov, freelance

     February 26, 1996, in Moscow, Russia

Vadim Alferyev, Segodnyashnyaya Gazeta

     December 27, 1995, in Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Vladislav Listyev, Russian Public Television (OTR)

     March 1, 1995, in Moscow, Russia

Viatcheslav Rudnev, Freelancer

     February 17, 1995, in Kaluga, Russia

Dmitry Kholodov, Mosckovski Komsomolets

     October 17, 1994, in Moscow, Russia

Yuri Soltis, Interfax

     June 12, 1994, in Moscow, Russia

Dmitry Krikoryants, Expresskhronika

     April 14, 1993, in Grozny, Russia