|Natalia Estemirova, Found Murdered|
Natalia Estemirova, rewarded with the Anna Politkovskaya Award in 2007 for being a courageous human rights activist and valiant journalist was murdered on Wednesday morning in the Russian republic of Ingushetia. According to witness reports she was abducted in the Capital city of Cheshnya. Whilst she was kidnapped into a white van she screamed that this was an abduction. Later Estemirova was found dead, killed by 2 gunshot wounds to her face as the region’s interior ministry reports.
Human rights watch stated that she was working on immensely sensitive cases of human rights abuse in Chechnya.
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