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Gangland-style killings of a Russian judge and banker should not be ignored

By Tomas Hirst  

The murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya attracted a furore - so why not those of a judge and a reformist banker?

The names Anna Politkovskaya and Natalia Estemirova will be familiar to most people in Britain. The murders of the journalist and the human rights campaigner have become symbols of the repression of free speech in Russia and the perhaps wilful ineptitude of the organisations charged with bringing…

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