Category Archives: Russia

The Case Oleg Kashin

[continued from here] Last November, a leading Russian journalist had been brutally beaten outside his Moscow home. The assault against Oleg Kashin was also a general warning towards all critical journalists in Russia. Kashin has been reporting for the newspaper “Kommersant” since … Continue reading

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Press and Broadcast Freedom in Russia

Russia is ranked as the third deadliest place in the world to be a journalist. Despite its leaders’ claims to support a free press and democracy; yet another reporter, Oleg Kashin, has been brutally beaten into induced coma in November … Continue reading

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