New at Reason: Cathy Young on the Murder of Human Rights Activist Natalia Estemirova

The abduction and murder of human rights activist Natalia Estemirova in the conflict-ridden Northern Caucasus has been the latest crime to shake Russia's embattled liberal community—and raise the question of whether today's Russia lives not just under an authoritarian regime, but a reign of terror against dissenters. While there are different theories as to the real perpetrators of this vile crime, writes Cathy Young, none are particularly flattering to the Kremlin.

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