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russian reporter borodin dead after mystery fall

image copyrightmaxim borodin/facebookimage caption maxim borodin had contacted a friend two days before he was found seriously injured beneath his fifth-floor flat a russian investigative journalist who wrote about the deaths of mercenaries in syria has died in hospital after falling from his fifth-floor flat.maxim borodin was found badly injured by neighbours in yekaterinburg and taken to hospital, where he later died.local officials said no suicide note was found but the incident was unlikely to be of a criminal nature.however, a friend revealed borodin had said his flat had been surrounded by security men a day earlier.vyacheslav bashkov described borodin as a "principled, honest journalist" and said borodin had contacted him at five o'clock in the morning on 11 april saying there was "someone with a weapon on his balcony and people in camouflage and masks on the staircase landing".borodin had been looking for a lawyer, he explained, although he later called him back saying he was wrong and that the security men had been taking part in some sort of exercise.after he was found badly injured at the foot of the building on thursday, regional authorities said the door of his flat had been locked from the inside, indicating that no-one else had either entered or left the flat.the chief editor of novyy den, where borodin worked, did not believe his death could have been an accident and said there was no reason for him to kill himself.in recent weeks, the journalist ...