Military photographer Leonid Yakutin shot from the award of arms on Saturday, April 18, reports "Interfax". Yakutin led division photo-video of "Voeninform" - the main information and advertising of the Ministry of oborony.Soobschaetsya that the photographer committed suicide in the garage, leaving the dying note, which explained his deed an incurable disease and heavy treatment. According to the Infox.ru, Yakutin suffered from skin cancer.
Leonid Yakutin engaged in war photographer for fifty years. Last Photo of the post-war Vietnam, he received the United Nations. Photos Yakutina disclose the Soviet and Russian media.
Since 1994, Yakutin worked at the agency "Voeninform, where he was filming the official events. In addition, he was actually a personal photographer Defense Minister Igor Rodionov, Igor Sergeyev, Sergei Ivanov and Anatoly Serdyukov.