In Kiev on the corner of the street Surikova and Vozduhoflotsky prospect, close to Russian Embassy, inaugurated the square and a plaque in honor of the famous Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.
“Today, we in the Ukrainian capital open square named after the great friend of Ukraine, the famous Russian politician-oppositionist Boris Nemtsov. I know Boris in person, we communicated. The Germans often been to Ukraine and loved Ukraine”, — said the mayor of Kiev Vitali Klitschko, who opened a new Park together with the daughter of Boris Nemtsov Jeanne.
He recalled that the instigators of the murder Nemtsov in Moscow is still not installed.
“We know that it was a political assassination and to prevent Boris Nemtsov. This square every day to remind the Russian Embassy about the people who fight for truth, democracy and justice, for the future of their country”, — said Klitschko.
In turn, Jeanne Nemcova, founder of the Foundation Boris Nemtsov, thanked the people of Kiev in the memory of his father.
“He really was a great friend of Kiev. Most importantly, I think that his tragic fate is closely tied to the events that occurred and are occurring in Ukraine, ” she said.
Previously, the area in front of the Russian Embassy in Washington was named in honor Nemtsov.
Recall Boris Nemtsov was shot dead on February 27, 2015 in Central Moscow. The investigation suggests that the murder of a politician ordered the Chechen fighter of the battalion “North” Ruslan muhudinov, who is still in hiding. The Russian opposition believes that he orchestrated the murder on orders from above.
As previously reported, in Kiev will equip the square of a name of Pavel Sheremet. Commission of the Council on items supported the proposal of renaming the Park at the corner of Reitarska and Streletskaya streets.