Anna Politkovskaya was the bravest women I'd ever met. Fearless and clear-eyed to the realities which beset
Now she is dead. The technocrats and administrators who refused to answer her questions have outlasted her life, as has the Chechen conflict which cut short so many others.
Yet, the power of words is often greater than the life and spirit of the author. I hope that Anna Politkovskaya's intrepid spirit will have a lasting impact on the country and the conflict which consumed her. But there are few developments in
Goodbye Anna Politkovskaya. Our loss is great.