Johann Bihr [RSF]: "We extend our heartfelt condolences to Maxim Borodin’s family and colleagues, and we demand a full and impartial investigation into his death"

posted 17 Apr 2018, 12:10 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 17 Apr 2018, 12:12 ]
“We extend our heartfelt condolences to Maxim Borodin’s family and colleagues, and we demand a full and impartial investigation into his death. In view of the highly sensitive nature of his investigative reporting, all hypotheses must be given serious consideration, including the possibility that he was murdered in connection with his reporting.”

    -     Johann Bihr, the head of RSF’s Eastern Europe and Central Asia desk


Source: 'RSF calls for full probe into reporter’s death in Yekaterinburg,' Reporters Without Borders, 16 April 2018
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