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Russia: Two sentenced to life in Politkovskaya murder

Two of the five men convicted of the 2006 murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have been sentenced to life imprisonment, according to

Two of the five men convicted of the 2006 murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have been sentenced to life imprisonment, according to

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Two men jailed for life for murder of Russia's Politkovskaya

A Moscow court on Monday sentenced two men to life in prison for killing Anna Politkovskaya, an investigative journalist whose murder in 2006 raised

A Moscow court on Monday sentenced two men to life in prison for killing Anna Politkovskaya, an investigative journalist whose murder in 2006 raised

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Moscow court finds five guilty of Politkovskaya murder

Five men have been convicted of the 2006 murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. One man was found guilty of the shooting and the other

Five men have been convicted of the 2006 murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. One man was found guilty of the shooting and the other

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Former policeman charged for arranging killing of Russian journalist

Former policeman Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov was tried and found guilty of arranging the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who was found shot

Former policeman Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov was tried and found guilty of arranging the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who was found shot

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Politkovskaya murder trial begins behind closed doors

The trial has begun in Moscow of a former policeman accused over the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who was killed as she

The trial has begun in Moscow of a former policeman accused over the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who was killed as she

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Putin shouldn't celebrate - critics

Friends of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya – murdered six years ago – continue to demand that the authorities uncover the truth in the unsolved

Friends of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya – murdered six years ago – continue to demand that the authorities uncover the truth in the unsolved

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Murdered Russian journalist remembered

Mourners have gathered to mark the fifth anniversary of the assassination of Anna Politkovskaya. The journalist, who was a well known critic of

Mourners have gathered to mark the fifth anniversary of the assassination of Anna Politkovskaya. The journalist, who was a well known critic of

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Russia under spotlight over media freedoms

Being a reporter is no longer just an ‘interesting job’. Journalists sometimes pay a very high price for telling people the truth. Over the last

Being a reporter is no longer just an ‘interesting job’. Journalists sometimes pay a very high price for telling people the truth. Over the last

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CoE condemns failures to protect media freedom

Five years after Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya was murdered, the picture is far from complete. It is understood that she was killed for her

Five years after Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya was murdered, the picture is far from complete. It is understood that she was killed for her

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Ex-Moscow top cop arrested for journalist's murder

A former Moscow police colonel has been arrested over the killing of journalist Anna Politkovskaya. Politkovskaya, a fierce critic of the

A former Moscow police colonel has been arrested over the killing of journalist Anna Politkovskaya. Politkovskaya, a fierce critic of the

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Birthday calendar is a "frill" for Putin

Instead of bearing gifts for Vladimir Putin’s birthday, some young Russians have chosen to bare their flesh. It features scantily-clad female

Instead of bearing gifts for Vladimir Putin’s birthday, some young Russians have chosen to bare their flesh. It features scantily-clad female

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Vigil held for murdered Russian journalist

A vigil has been held in Moscow to mark the 4th anniversary of the death of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. Several hundred people gathered

A vigil has been held in Moscow to mark the 4th anniversary of the death of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. Several hundred people gathered

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Russia reopens probes into journalist killings

Investigations into the unsolved murders of five Russian journalists are being re-opened. Prosecutors say the move is the result of campaigning by

Investigations into the unsolved murders of five Russian journalists are being re-opened. Prosecutors say the move is the result of campaigning by

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Politkovskaya remembered, three years on

Exactly three years after the murder of Anna Politkovskaya, people continue to pay tribute to one of the Kremlin’s most outspoken critics. The

Exactly three years after the murder of Anna Politkovskaya, people continue to pay tribute to one of the Kremlin’s most outspoken critics. The

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Politkovskaya's family demand answers, 3 years on

As the third anniversary of her murder was marked, the family of Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya have voiced doubts about Moscow’s commitment to

As the third anniversary of her murder was marked, the family of Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya have voiced doubts about Moscow’s commitment to

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Trial to continue in Politkovskaya case

A Russian court has refused a request from the family of Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya to halt the retrial of three men accused of being

A Russian court has refused a request from the family of Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya to halt the retrial of three men accused of being

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Calls for a new inquiry at Politkovskaya re-trial

Three men suspected of being involved in the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have gone on trial for a second time in Moscow. Two

Three men suspected of being involved in the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have gone on trial for a second time in Moscow. Two

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Russian journalist Politkovskaya re-trial postponed

The re-trial into the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya has been adjourned until Friday. Two brothers and another man, suspected

The re-trial into the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya has been adjourned until Friday. Two brothers and another man, suspected

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Politkovskaya murder retrial to start in August

From next month, Russia will begin retrying three men previously cleared of involvement in the killing of Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya. Found

From next month, Russia will begin retrying three men previously cleared of involvement in the killing of Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya. Found

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Politkovskaya murder retrial set for August

Three men accused of involvement in the killing of Russian journalist and Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya are set to be retried next month. The

Three men accused of involvement in the killing of Russian journalist and Kremlin critic Anna Politkovskaya are set to be retried next month. The

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Re-trial for acquitted Politkovskaya three

The Russian Supreme Court has ordered three men, cleared of involvement in the murder of the journalist Anna Politkovskaya, to stand trial again

The Russian Supreme Court has ordered three men, cleared of involvement in the murder of the journalist Anna Politkovskaya, to stand trial again

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Politkovskaya murder: Three acquitted face re-trial

Three men who were cleared on charges in connection with the murder of the Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya are to stand trial again. Former

Three men who were cleared on charges in connection with the murder of the Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya are to stand trial again. Former

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Probe reopened into Politkovskaya murder

A Russian judge has ordered the probe into the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya to be reopened. A Kremlin critic, Politkovskaya was shot

A Russian judge has ordered the probe into the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya to be reopened. A Kremlin critic, Politkovskaya was shot

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Russian court acquits journalist murder accused

Prosecutors in Russia say they will appeal against a court verdict which freed three men accused of murdering journalist Anna Politkovskaya

Prosecutors in Russia say they will appeal against a court verdict which freed three men accused of murdering journalist Anna Politkovskaya

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U-turn in Politkovskaya case condemned

Supporters of murdered Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have condemned a decision to throw a blanket of secrecy over a trial linked to the

Supporters of murdered Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have condemned a decision to throw a blanket of secrecy over a trial linked to the

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Secrecy lifted in Politkovskaya trial

A Russian judge has rejected a prosecution request to bar the public from a trial linked to the murder of prominant journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

A Russian judge has rejected a prosecution request to bar the public from a trial linked to the murder of prominant journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

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Politkovskaya murder trial opens in Moscow

The trial has opened in Moscow of four men charged with involvement in the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. The court ruled this

The trial has opened in Moscow of four men charged with involvement in the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. The court ruled this