Popular Bulgarian journalist Victoria Marinova raped and beaten to death
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reporters who were recently arrested while looking into corruption involving the misuse of EU funds. According to CPJ research, two investigative journalists have been killed in the EU in the past year in connection with their work. The murder case has shocked fellow journalists and sparked international condemnation. Authorities are working to identify witnesses and potential motives. Thats lower than any other EU member and behind other nations in the western Balkans. Marinova, 30, was found dead yesterday in the Bulgarian town of Ruse, 300 km (185 miles) northeast of the capital Sofia; she had been raped, beaten, and strangled, according to media reports that cited Bulgarian police. TVN said: "With great pain and insurmountable grief the TVN's team is experiencing the loss of our beloved colleague Victoria Marinova and we pray for sympathy to the sorrow of her relatives and colleagues.".
Journalist, viktoria, marinova, raped and Killed So, absolutely no version is underestimated he said, according to state media. Bivol, who were looking into allegations of fraud involving EU funds for the global investigative reporting platform Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (occrp Bulgarian news site. "With enormous pain and insurmountable grief the team of TVN television is experiencing the loss of our beloved colleague, Victoria Marinova TVN said in a statement. Bulgarian officials said there was no evidence to suggest that Marinovas killing was related to her work. It is not clear if Marinova's murder was related to her journalistic work.