Brave Journalists and Reporters: Writing for TRUTH

THE FEARLESS, THE BRAVE RUSSIAN JOURNALIST:

THE SCOURGE OF PUTIN’S RUSSIA

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http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/russia/7105486/Sister-of-murdered-Russian-journalist-She-didnt-stop-she-couldnt-stop.html

Tags: Anna Politkovskaya , Russia, Roya Nikkhah, Telegraph, Journalist, Fearless  Reporter, Putin

Sister of murdered Russian journalist: ‘She didn’t stop, she couldn’t stop’

The sister of Anna Politkovskaya, Elena Kudimova, tells why the Russian writer’s crusading journalism cost her her life.

By Roya Nikkhah

Published: 8:00AM GMT 31 Jan 2010

Anna Politkovskaya was one of the most respected and feared journalists in the world

Even as a schoolgirl, Anna Politkovskaya questioned authority and exposed oppression of the vulnerable.

“Since she was very young, she was quite a determined person, she always
wanted to protect people,” recalls her sister, Elena Kudimova. “At
school, she was a kind of leader in her class. When she thought that the
teacher wasn’t being fair to somebody, she would stand up and say so.”

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It was a determination that…

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