Russian investigative journalist dies after falling from balcony

Russian investigative journalist dies after falling from balcony
 

A Russian investigative journalist who confirmed the deaths of Russian mercenaries in Syria has died after falling from his fifth-floor balcony in the city of Yekaterinburg.
Maksim Borodin, 32, was a reporter for the Yekaterinburg’s Novy Den website, gaining national attention for his reports on the Russian private military company Wagner, and local repute for his investigations into prisons and corrupt officials in his native Sverdlovsk region.
He told journalists in 2017 that he had been hit on the head with a metal pipe shortly after giving an interview on the controversial historical... read more

 
16 April 2018 in World News, Views: 46
Source: Guardian
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