European Leaders Demand Investigation Of Slain Bulgarian Journalist

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A Romanian man was briefly detained on Tuesday in connection with Saturday's high-profile rape and killing of Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova, but after questioning, a Bulgarian official said the unidentified man would be released without charge. Marinova's beaten and strangled body was found in the bushes by the banks of the Danube River in the northern Bulgarian city of Ruse, police said. But even as investigators worked to establish a motive and apprehend a suspect, competing narratives emerged about whether Marinova had been targeted for her journalism or whether she was the victim of a random crime. The Bulgarian government has indicated Marinova's attack was not about her work. "It is about rape and murder," Interior Minister Mladen...

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European Leaders Demand Investigation Of Slain Bulgarian Journalist

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