MOSCOW, September 3 (RIA Novosti) – The funeral of Rossiya Segodnya journalist Andrei Stenin, who died in Ukraine, will be held at Troyekurovskoye Cemetery in Moscow on Friday, September 5, the news agency's Director General Dmitry Kiselev said.
"Andrei’s funeral will be held at Troyekurovskoye Cemetery in Moscow on Friday, near the graves of TV journalists Igor Kornelyuk, Anton Voloshin and Anatoly Klyan, who were also killed in Ukraine," Kiselev said.
Vesti correspondent Igor Kornelyuk and video engineer Anton Voloshin were killed in June during an attack near Luhansk.
In late June, cameraman Anatoly Klyan from Russia’s Channel One television station was fatally wounded in a shelling near Donetsk.
On Wednesday, Dmitry Kiselev announced that Rossiya Segodnya photojournalist Andrei Stenin died near Donetsk about a month ago, the car in which he was going on an editorial assignment was shelled and burned on the highway.