Chechnya torture described in posthumous article by murdered Russian reporter Holly Manges Jones at 8:20 AM ET
[JURIST] Portions of an article on torture in Chechnya [BBC backgrounder] written by murdered reporter Anna Politkovskaya [BBC obituary] before her death were published Thursday by the Novaya Gazeta [media website, in Russian]. The report detailed allegations of torture, including one man who said he was hung from a ceiling and beaten by security officials during questioning about a murder. The article also included four photos that appear to show a man with a bloody face.
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