Russian journalist's murder suspects in court

Five charged with murder of Anna Politkovskaya in 2006 appear in court.

    Five men charged with murdering Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have appeared in court seven years after her death.

    The award-winning newspaper reporter was killed in 2006 outside her Moscow apartment.

    Politkovskaya, an investigative journalist, worked for the Novoya Gazeta newspaper and was best known for her reporting on the atrocities committed during Moscow’s war on Chechnya.

    Al Jazeera's Gerald Tan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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