Ex-police officer, accomplice in Politkovskaya murder, sentenced to 11 years

posted 20 Dec 2012, 14:05 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 20 Dec 2012, 14:06 ]
14 December 2012

Source: HRO.org (hro.org

Moscow City Court has sentenced Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov, a former police officer and head of the operational search department of the Central Internal Affairs Directorate, to 11 years in a maximum security prison for his involvement in the murder of the prominent journalist, Anna Politkovskaya. [Read more]