Russian editor Muratov dedicates Nobel prize to workers killed for his or her work By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Russian investigative newspaper Novaya Gazeta’s editor-in-chief Dmitry Muratov speaks in Moscow, Russia October 7, 2013. REUTERS/Evgeny Feldman


By Andrew Osborn and Tom Balmforth

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russian newspaper editor Dmitry Muratov devoted the Nobel Peace Prize he received on Friday to 6 of his paper’s journalists murdered for his or her work, and stated he would attempt to use the award to assist defend reporters underneath strain.

“Igor Domnikov, Yuri Shchekochikhin, Anna Politkovskaya, Stas Markelov, Anastasia Baburova, Natasha Estemirova – these are the individuals who have right this moment received the Nobel Prize,” Muratov stated,

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