Moscow, April 4 (RFE/RL) -- A spokesman for the Russian
newspaper "Obshaya gazetta" says that its correspondent Nadejda
Tchuikova has disappeared in Chechnya.
Deputy editor in chief of "Obshaya Gazetta" Vitaly Yaroshevsky told
RFE/RL today that the newspaper had not had contact with Tchuikova
since March 6 when she was trying to reach the village of Samashki in
Tchuikova is the third Russian journalist reported to have
disappeared in Chechnya. Two correspondents from the St. Petersburg
newspaper "Nevskoye Vremya" disappeared there last year.