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Remembering Slain Russian Journalist Anna Politkovskaya

Investigative Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya was shot dead in the stairwell of her Moscow apartment building six years ago, on October 7, 2006. Every year on that day, her family, friends, colleagues, and supporters gather to remember her.

A portrait of Politkovskaya at a photo exhibition in her memory in Moscow in 2007
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A portrait of Politkovskaya at a photo exhibition in her memory in Moscow in 2007

A woman holds pictures of Politkovskaya in Moscow in 2008.
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A woman holds pictures of Politkovskaya in Moscow in 2008.

Activists at a rally in honor of Politkovskaya in Moscow in 2009
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Activists at a rally in honor of Politkovskaya in Moscow in 2009

People laid flowers in 2009 at the apartment building where Politkovskaya lived and was murdered.
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People laid flowers in 2009 at the apartment building where Politkovskaya lived and was murdered.

A portrait of Politkovskaya at a rally marking the fourth anniversary of her death in Moscow in 2010
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A portrait of Politkovskaya at a rally marking the fourth anniversary of her death in Moscow in 2010

Human rights activists at a rally for Politkovskaya in Moscow in 2010
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Human rights activists at a rally for Politkovskaya in Moscow in 2010

Gathering in Moscow on the fourth anniversary of Politkovskaya's death in 2010
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Gathering in Moscow on the fourth anniversary of Politkovskaya's death in 2010

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