Venediktov: Dorenko has set a new trend in journalism

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In Moscow said goodbye to Sergey Dorenko. The ceremony was held in the memorial hall Troekurov cemetery, reports “WORLD 24”.

Conduct of the journalist in the last path came dozens of people. Sergei Dorenko died may 9 in Central Moscow, right behind the wheel of a motorcycle. According to doctors, from a ruptured aorta.

“Sergei was not only a journalist, he was a symbol of the era. And, of course, he asked new trend in journalism – it can be approve or not approve, but it was a whole school of journalism,” said editor in chief of radio “Echo of Moscow” Alexei Venediktov.

“This is a personal loss. He was a very sincere person, warm, absolutely Bezsmertny and unsophisticated, despite the brutal image he cultivated in the air”, – said Deputy General Director of VGTRK Dmitry Kiselyov.

In recent years, Sergei Dorenko worked in radio. He was 59 years old.

God gave a wonderful unique voice. Sergei Dorenko knew about it and could use it to the fullest.

“Bright, sincere, his favorite book in childhood was “the Little Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. As he spoke, it only heart. He lived heart, he was passionate, sincere. Everything he said, he really believed it. For us, it is a huge loss,” said the daughter of Sergei Dorenko Ekaterina.

The son of a military pilot, “garrison lad” Dorenko was well versed in motors.

But this time could not resist the heart of the most Dorenko. The opinion of medical experts – an aortic rupture.

Dorenko has landed the broadcaster in 85-m in the beginning of perestroika. Straight from the warring Angola, where he, a military interpreter, was taken to fulfill the international duty. Five years later, Dorenko in the first team of the new Russian television.

Bans and censorship in the air – not about Dorenko. But he decided to file the event.

“He was desperate, he allowed himself things that nobody else is allowed,” said journalist Alexander Minkin.

Dorenko just got in a new, author’s television, where the presenter is not a speaker, and person. And reporters – soldiers live with the information the forefront.

“He liked that this brutal style. He tried to follow it, and it matches, I must say. And death was the same, in General, such a beautiful, courageous death on a bike, on a motorbike,” said the journalist Nikolai Svanidze.