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Authorities must effectively investigate killing of human rights activist | Amnesty International

Even though investigators initially considered the possibility that Natalia Estemirova may have been killed by Chechen law enforcement officers responsible for human rights violations she had exposed shortly before her death, this line of enquiry was quickly dropped. Investigators have since stated that they consider a member of an armed group to be the principle suspect.

Add your voice to those calling for justice for Natalia Estemirova and protection for human rights defenders working in Chechnya.

For more on this story, visit: Authorities must effectively investigate killing of human rights activist | Amnesty International.

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