Chechnya / Europe & Central Asia

Journalists attacked in Chechnya since 1992


Dmitry Muratov, Editor of Novaya Gazeta, Russia


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2007 Awards – Ceremony

CPJ HONORS FIVE BRAVE JOURNALISTS         Fighting Impunity, Targeting of Journalists Highlighted

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Awards 2003 – Muradov

Awards News Release | Abdul Samay Hamed | Aboubakr Jamai | Manuel Vázquez Portal | John F. Burns

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Awards 2003 – Announcement

CPJ TO PRESENT ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL PRESS FREEDOM AWARDS Versión en español  | Versão em português |   Переводна русский язык  

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YELENA MASYUK, correspondent for NTV, captured the world’s attention when she was kidnapped by Chechen armed rebels May 10 and held, along with her two crew members, for 100 days in harsh, inhumane conditions, most of the time in damp mountain caves. She had covered the Chechen war in 1994 for NTV and had endeavored…

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1997 Press Freedom Awards

HONORED FOR EXTRAORDINARY COURAGE The 1997 International Press Freedom Awards

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