Media Foundation mourns the death of laureate Anna Politkovskaya

Anna Politkowskaja

With dismay and great sorrow the Media Foundation of the Sparkasse Leipzig takes note of the murder of its laureate Anna Politkovskaya. Anna Politkovskaya, who has received the "Prize for the Freedom and Future of the Media 2005" together with Seymour Hersh, Hans-Martin Tillack and Britta Petersen in Leipzig, was shot in Moscow this Saturday.