COPENHAGEN, October 27. /TASS/. Denmark’s newspaper Politiken has awarded the Freedom Prize for 2014 to Russia’s Novaya Gazeta daily.
Addressing the awarding ceremony on Monday, Politiken’s editor-in-chief Bo Lidegor stressed that the prize was awarded for the contribution to the critical dialogue inside Russia and between Russia and the outer world.
In money terms, the annual prize is worth 100,000 krone /17,000 U.S. dollars/.