On 7th October 2006, Anna Politkovskaya was murdered facade her household in Moscow. The 48-year-old parent of two who was cruelly disapproving of the Kremlin's schedule in Chechnya was recovered colourful defunct in a assist at her lodging artifact in the wherewithal of Russia. A small arm and iv missiles were found warm her organic structure. Ms Politkovskaya's carnage had all the hallmarks of a transaction massacre for which Moscow had get notorious. Anna had been legendary for her pioneering news and in peculiar her committedness to the individuals of Chechnya for which she won supranational discovery for her lusty reporting on their battle in which she bare quality rights abuses.
Unflinching in her tale of prevailing Russia, Anna's books consist of A Dirty War, Putin's Russia and the publication she completed shortly beforehand her death, A Russian Diary. She won laurels for A Dirty War, a clutter of articles predominantly active the 2nd Chechen warfare which began in 1999. In 2004, she as one won the Olof Palme Prize for her human rights sweat. The award commended her " for her courageousness and muscles when newspaper writing in fractious and vulnerable circumstances."