Thousands marched for opposition politician Nemtsov, killed in Moscow in 2015


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In Russia, marches were held for opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was killed in 2015 while walking on one of the bridges on the Moskva river in the capital.

IUD Novosti According to the correspondent, the march in the capital Moscow with the permission of the city authorities Strastnoy Starting from the boulevard, continued along the Academic Strahov street.

Participants in the march with the flags of various political parties as well as Russian flags Boris NemtsovCarried portraits of. In addition, slogans like “Nemtsov is a hero of Russia” were thrown in the march.

Among those who participated in the march in Moscow; People’s Freedom Party leader Mihail Kasyanov, Nikolay Rıbakov, Yabloko Party leader, journalist Vladimir Kara-Murza and one of the names close to Nemtsov, politician İlya Yaşin were also found.

According to the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs, 10,500 people attended the march in Moscow for the politician Nemtsov, who was killed 5 years ago. Approximately 1,000 people took part in the demonstrations in St. Petersburg. Smaller marches were also held in Yekaterinburg, Perm, Novosibirsk, Kazan and Krasnodar cities of the country.

Nemtsov, who served in the senior positions in the Russian government in the 1990s, was in opposition to the 2000s. Nemtsov was killed on the Bolshoi Moskvoretskiy Bridge on the Moskva river on February 27, 2015. In July 2017, 5 people determined to be involved in the murder were sentenced to 11 to 20 years in prison.


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