Russia Update: Novaya Gazeta Reporter Milashina Targeted With Death Threat by Chechen Media

June 10, 2015
Yelena Milashina. Photo by

A death treat was made by the deputy editor of an official Chechen government publication against Yelena Milashina, special correspondent for Novaya Gazeta who has covered a number of controversies in Chechnya, including the razing of the homes of terrorists’ relatives and forced marriage.

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