What’s more, this reporter Oksana Baulina worked for the media outlet The Insider, considered a “foreign agent” for receiving financing from abroad, where she carried out a series of reports on the military conflict between Russia and Ukraine from kyiv and the city of Lvivlocated in the west of the country, as confirmed by the media itself.
As well, was known to be critical of the Kremlinas well as was part of producer of the Anti-Government Anti-Corruption Foundation, created by Alexei Navalnyto subsequently have to leave the country due to possible reprisals, since this organization was considered “illegal” and “extremist” by the Russian authorities.
The war leaves seven dead
Since the beginning of the military offensive of Russian militias on Ukrainian soil, On February 24, a total of seven journalists have died as a result of the war. The first was Dilerbek Shukurovich Shakirov, died during the third day of conflict in the city of Kherson. Next, the cameraman who worked for the EFE Agency, Yevgueni Sakun. and Kyiv, Viktor Dudar, and Mykolaiv, the american journalist Brent Renaud, in Irpin, and Globe Live Media reporters, Pierre Zakrzewski and Oleksandra Kurshynovin the town of Horenka.
Russian investigative reporter Alexey Kovalyov has paid tribute to a journalist bombed by the military forces, where he expresses “his deepest condolences” to the family and friends of the deceased. “And now it is someone I have known for 16 years and with whom I worked in various independent media. Oksana Baulina, a Russian journalist with a phenomenal sense of moral clarity, killed today by Russian rocket fire on a journalist mission in kyiv. I still have to process this,” the tweet states.
And now it’s someone I’ve known for 16 years and worked with at several independent outlets. Oksana Baulina, a Russian journalist with phenomenal sense of moral clarity, killed by Russian rocket fire on a reporting mission in Kyiv today. I’m yet to process this. pic.twitter.com/eUPuMoUw54
— Alexey Kovalyov (@Alexey__Kovalev) March 23, 2022
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