Russian journalist sets self on fire, dies near police HQ


Journalist has died after setting fire to herself in an apparent protest. After police searched her home. The journalist set herself on fire in front of the local branch of the Interior Ministry in the city of Nizhny Novgorod. Arena. Slovenia who died of the scene, worked as editor in chief of a small local news outlet. Yesterday, she wrote on social media that police searched her apartment from materials relating to Russian opposition and that they seize notebooks, her laptop and her daughter's laptop. An hour before she died, she wrote on Facebook. I ask you to blame the Russian Federation for my death. Elaine called CBS News.

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