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Zinaida Burskaya

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Zinaida Burskaya Zinaida Burskaya graduated from Moscow State University with a degree in journalism and has worked at Novaya Gazeta newspaper since 2008. She writes about natural and man-made disasters, as well as the lives of ordinary people across the country. In 2014-15 she covered the war in Ukraine from both sides of the frontline. She lives in Moscow.

The Master of Olkhon

Russian Life: May/June 2016
Twenty years ago, scheduled flights halted at this distant, Siberian airfield. But that hasn't stopped Vladimir Prokopiyev and his wife Gerald from keeping the landing strip in working order.
Author: Zinaida Burskaya
Translator: Paul E. Richardson
Illustrations/Images: Petr Shelomovskiy