Khassan Baiev received political asylum in the United States in 2000 and has been honored by several human rights group, including Physicians for Human Rights and Amnesty International. He and his family live near Boston. Nicholas Daniloff, former Moscow bureau chief for U.S. News and World Report, is the author of the Kremlin and the Cosmos and Two Lives—One Russia. Ruth Daniloff is a journalist who has written frequently about Chechnya. They live in Cambridge, Massachusetts.