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Ball point pen on the morning newsprint

Natalya was a mother, lawyer, journalist and Russian human rights activist. She worked and reported on Russian civil rights abuses in Chechnya. Yesterday she was kidnapped from her home in Grozny. Her body was found dead nine hours later, dumped by the side of the road with two gun shot wounds to the head. She was 50 year old.

3 Comments
  1. July 16, 2009 -

    Tragic--you hear that fairly often in that part of the world, sadly. It's a beautiful portrait of her--haunting, really.

  2. Robor
    July 18, 2009 -

    Thank you! I would now go on this blog every day! Robor

  3. August 6, 2010 -

    Yes, I have to echo those sentiments, tragic story but a very beautiful portrait!