In the press

'Thank you for being alive! But...' Was the Babchenko murder ruse necessary?

Thursday, May 31, 2018: While many papers worry about the consequences of Arkady Babchenko's elaborately faked murder, others say it highlights the dangers faced by Russian dissidents, particularly in Kiev, which has become "a killing field for Kremlin critics", writes the Wall Street Journal. Meanwhile, US media debate immigration policy that is seeing undocumented children separated from their parents, and the New York Times warns that our dream destinations may not be what we imagine.