About This Report
This report was written by Christopher Miller, an American reporter based in Kiev. Nina Ognianova, CPJ’s Europe and Central Asia program coordinator, wrote the introduction, “Ukraine must prove its commitment to credibly investigating Sheremet’s murder.”
Miller, the Ukraine correspondent for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, has written about conflict, corruption, and politics in the region for outlets including CNN, The Times of London, The Guardian, and GlobalPost. While news editor and reporter at Ukraine’s Kyiv Post in 2014, he helped lead the newsroom that won the 2014 Missouri Honor Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism for the paper’s coverage of the Ukraine crisis.
Ognianova is coordinator of CPJ’s Europe and Central Asia Program. Ognianova has carried out numerous fact-finding and advocacy missions across the region, and is the author of multiple CPJ reports, including on impunity. Her commentaries on press freedom have appeared in The Guardian, the International Herald Tribune, Huffington Post, and the EU Observer, among others.