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President's pledge to find Russian journalist's attackers

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has said those responsible for the brutal beating of a prominent newspaper journalist will be brought to justice and punished.

Oleg Kashin, a well-known political reporter and blogger, is still in intensive care in hospital following the attack outside his home in central Moscow.

The BBC's Richard Galpin reports.

  • 09 Nov 2010
  • From the section Europe