Died, the Secretary of the Union of journalists of Russia Boris Reznik

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotobabbles Resnick. Archive photoDied, the Secretary of the Union of journalists of Russia Boris Reznik© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

Well-known journalist, social activist, Secretary of the Union of journalists of Russia Boris Reznik has died on 78-m to year of life, reported the press service of the Russian Union of journalists.

«Died a true professional, a sincere and thoroughly decent man, his entire adult life dedicated to the development of Russian journalism», — stated in the message.

The date and place of burial Union of journalists promises to tell later.

Boris Reznik was born 12 Feb 1940 in Rzhev. Worked in Newspapers «Evening Moscow», «Moskovsky Komsomolets», «news». His achievements in the field of journalism, many awards of the Union of journalists of the USSR and Russia.

Resnick was a member of the state Duma of several convocations, as well as many years headed the charity Foundation for seriously ill children Hope. For special merits in the protection of children’s health, he was elected an honorary Professor of the Institute of protection of motherhood and childhood, Siberian branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

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