Affiliated media: "Novaya Gazeta", Journalist
Incident date: April 13, 2020
- Non-physical and/or cyber-attacks and threats
Who attacked: Authorities
Source: "Novaya Gazeta"
Location: Russia, Chechen Republic, Grozny
Journalists of "Novaya Gazeta" received new threats from Ramzan Kadyrov, the Head of the Chechen Republic, after an article by Elena Milashina on the coronavirus situation in the Republic. Kadyrov called on the FSB to "stop these non-humans who write and provoke my people." Earlier, "Novaya Gazeta" proposed to publish the response of the Chechen leadership to an article by Milashina.