The wife and friends of former Russian security agentAlexander Litvinenko began a campaign Tuesday to pressure investigators to findthose responsible for his poisoning death more than four months ago.
Marina Litvinenko was joined by Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky and herhusband's close friend, Alex Goldfarb, to announce the creation of theLitvinenko Justice Foundation.
"We will campaign to make sure that governments take all possible stepsto ensure that this crime is never repeated," she said in a statement.
Alexander Litvinenko, 43, died at a
Litvinenko, who claimed publicly in 1998 that his bosses in the FederalSecurity Service had ordered him to kill Berezovsky, fled to
Berezovsky said the foundation would push for progress in the investigationsand help compensate anyone who suffered psychological, physical or materialharm in the case. Police investigating the case found several sites around
"Until the method of this absolutely new type of killing using anuclear micro-bomb is uncovered, not a single person in the
Berezovsky said he and another of Alexander Litvinenko's friends, exiledChechen envoy Akhmed Zakayev, met the investigators in the hope of speeding upthe British inquiry.
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