Nobel Peace Prize-winner’s paper closes amid Russia pressure

FILE - Nobel Peace Prize winner Dmitry Muratov from Russia speaks during the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony at Oslo City Hall, Norway, on Dec. 10, 2021. Russia’s leading independent newspaper Novaya Gazeta has suspended operations under pressure from Vladimir Putin's government. It was less than half a year since its editor, Dmitry Muratov, won the Nobel Peace Prize for his paper's courageous reporting under difficult circumstances. (AP Photo/file)

Nobel Peace Prize-winner’s paper closes amid Russia pressure