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Saturday, March 17, 2018

“March in memory of Boris Nemtsov in Moscow.”

Saturday 27 February will be held in Moscow agreed with the authorities of the city the procession in memory of the murdered a year ago, the policy of Boris Nemtsov. The procession starts at 14.00 from the metro station “Chekhov” on Strastnoy Boulevard. The column will be the route to Prospekt Akademika Sakharova. LETS follow along with the progress of the event, we will conduct an online broadcast from 13:00.

photo: Gennady Cherkasov


Read the material of the correspondent “MK” with a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov: “We Boris Nemtsov”: March gathered 20 thousand people


Arrived photo report from our correspondent Gennady Cherkasov, were on procession.

In Moscow celebrated the anniversary of the murder of Boris Nemtsov (29 photos)


And here’s another video by our correspondent from the event.

Watch the video on the “March in memory of Nemtsov have gathered tens of thousands of people”

In Moscow held a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov. The convoy were Mikhail Kasyanov, Ilya Yashin, Vladimir Kara-Murza and Anton Nemtsov. We also managed to get an exclusive comment by Grigory Yavlinsky. According to preliminary estimates, the March gathered up to 30,000 people. Details on the video.


So, in the center of Moscow practically ended already by 16 o’clock, at the agreed time. Almost all participants had left. We also finish our online broadcasting.

March pic.twitter.com/RN48onyN8c

Alexey Navalny (@navalny) February 27, 2016


“We will continue his work, we will change the government, we will achieve the goals for which Boris was killed,” said the chair of PARNAS Mikhail Kasyanov. He called on all to come to the polls in September and noted that it is necessary to install a memorial sign on the spot death of Nemtsov. Asked by reporters whether the victory of democratic forces, Kasyanov said that tell you more about it later. Journalists led the party Chairman to the car and he left.

photo: Valery Markov


In Moscow the action is completed. And in St. Petersburg, here singing songs at the rally.

He’s a slave who became king – sing in St. Petersburg pic.twitter.com/ly6nCaBrod

— Arseny Vesnin (@ars_ves) February 27, 2016



And here the correspondent of MK sent pictures of the Buddhists who took part in the March, as well as a photo of one of the slogans.

photo: Valery Markov

photo: Valery Markov


Party “Parnas” announced the end of a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov. But on the streets many people are and remain social and political activists who give interviews to numerous journalists.

According to unofficial data, on March 24 Nemtsov have gathered thousands of participants. Sounds about right pic.twitter.com/krObj2k2Gf

— Dmitry Smirnov (@dimsmirnov175) February 27, 2016


On the March in memory of Boris Nemtsov were people chanting Buddhist prayers, reports our correspondent. In the main column are four men with similar to shamanic drums. “It is a Buddhist prayer for peace” – explained one of them.


On Sakharov Avenue, the protesters began to disperse in a free manner. They slowly go in the direction of the Garden ring not in the column. And the party PARNAS between the posted video, as a convoy under the leadership of Ilya Yashin chanted: “Our name – Boris Nemtsov”. And yet, last year right after the murder of Boris Nemtsov came more participants – about 50 thousand However, the organizers say that today was up to 100 thousand participants. But probably still inflated figures.

“Our name is Boris Nemtsov!” pic.twitter.com/nSU7OwcsQv

— PARNAS (@parnasparty) February 27, 2016


On Big Moskvoretsky bridge continues laying color to the memorial of Boris Nemtsov. Volunteers are on duty there. The people put together with flowers any notes, poems, sometimes short slogans, quotes.


“Do not forget do not forgive”, – chanting the column. People continue to go to the Sakharov Avenue. Meanwhile, according to police in the procession was attended by 7.5 thousand people.


The police began to invite those who came to Sakharov Avenue to go further into the subway. While many of the protesters came with colors, consequently they’re going to get to the Bolshoi Moskvoretsky bridge, to lay them to the memorial at the murder site policy.


The column reached Prospekt Akademika Sakharova, where a rally would be complete. But now there is column stopped and Ilya Yashin have announced a minute of silence. After this, the congregation again began to chant “Russia will be free” and “Down with KGB power”. On the large banner carried by the participants is written: “Heroes do not die”.


In a convoy seen naked to the waist young man. On his back painted a target and there is an inscription “first in 16 years.”


And here is the “White count” has published data on 14:30 – the event was attended by 22,8 thousand people. Thus, according to volunteers, the passage of people through the framework almost stopped. It should be noted that people came still less, than the rally held a year ago, when Boris Nemtsov was killed. In this regard, it is not clear why such a serious reinforcement of the police in the center.

By 14:30 on #Marhamati came 22.8 thousand participants. The flow of people through the framework almost stopped. #Beliscity pic.twitter.com/q9x6hU23qo

— #Beliscity (@WhiteCounter) February 27, 2016


And here is the view from a hill publish eyewitnesses, people quite a lot. People chanting slogans “Kadyrov – the shame of Russia”, “No war in Ukraine are our brothers”, “This is our country”. The participants also constantly shouting the name “It-EAI, It-EAI”.

View from a hill, a lot of people pic.twitter.com/O8tOsXQTV6

— Philipp Kireev (@mynameisphilipp) February 27, 2016


The head of the column reached the Pipe square. Meanwhile, volunteers of the “white meter” reported that at the time 13:30 through the metal detector were 6 thousand people. Now, of course, people are much more columns, but these will come later.


The column moving slowly along the boulevards. People chant political slogans, including the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. There are slogans demanding the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko. On the Big Moskvoretsky bridge at the time noted Russian publicist, priest of the non-canonical Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church Yakov Krotov.


The founder of Yabloko party Grigory Yavlinsky headed the column “Apple” on the March in memory of Boris Nemtsov. He stated that it was revealing a political assassination. Yavlinsky criticized the deputies of the state Duma, which refused to honor the memory of Boris Nemtsov. He also criticized the economic and political course of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.


On the March actively discussing the news with the statement of the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov. In addition to the phrase about the Germans he does not interfere, Kadyrov has said that his time as head of Chechnya has passed and that the country’s leadership need to pick a successor to Kadyrov is not used against the people.


Meanwhile, the column started to move. And framework of metal detectors there are still those who only came to share. Near the Kremlin seen a lot of paddy wagons and police.


Reports our correspondent Valery Markov: March Nemtsov will head the column with a banner with the words “Killed for freedom”. In the center – chair of PARNAS Mikhail Kasyanov and Vice-Chairman of PARNAS Ilya Yashin and Vladimir Kara-Murza Jr. Next to him is the son of Boris Nemtsov.

Came as the head of the party “Demvybor” Vladimir Milov, a lawyer Henry Reznik, Dmitry and Gennady Gudkova. “Bright killed an honest and upright man, said Yashin press. Is the Nemtsov murder is act of terrorism”.

photo: Valery Markov

photo: Valery Markov


So, the column will start probably from minute to minute. At the intersection of Boulevard and street are already whole pandemonium, as the correspondent of “MK.. the marchers are chanting: “Russia will be free”. The shares may, by estimations of organizers, have gathered around 20-30 thousand people.


In the head of the column spotted Alexei Navalny with his wife, Gennady and Dmitry Gudkova, Ilya Yashin. Nearby is a man in black clothes and with a fake scythe, I think he represents in this suit corruption.


And one of the organizers Alexander Ryklin said that many people came and that it is more a political action than a memorial. Mil politician stated that the authorities are nervous due to the fact that a lot of people voluntarily going to such shares.

March: Alexander Ryklin pic.twitter.com/DAapCN9i5j

— PARNAS (@parnasparty) February 27, 2016


As the channel “Rain” in Moscow have not missed some activists of social movements that defend their own theme, for example, oppose development in one of the districts. However, there the representatives of the truckers.


According to our correspondent Valery Markov, the participants have difficulties with the Internet connection: it doesn’t actually work.


Shares in Moscow have started to collect signatures to the Moscow authorities to approve the installation of a commemorative plaque at the site of the murder of Boris Nemtsov. And here’s another two photos from Pushkin square from our correspondent.

photo: Valery Markov

photo: Valery Markov


But in Voronezh the action had to be moved from Sovetskaya square to Nikitsky square. It is reported that a police dog reacted to one of the cars and there looking for explosives, but did not find.


People have quite a lot. The head of the column waiting for the start of the parade people are carrying a big banner “Killed for freedom”. While everything passes without any incidents. And the Big Moskvoretsky bridge at this time people continue to bring flowers. For flowers are not enough buckets of water. People go with kids, there is a Bridal procession.

Building columns https://t.co/DKLkL1Tx1y

— Philipp Kireev (@mynameisphilipp) February 27, 2016


The action came a man with a Ukrainian flag. Here eyewitnesses report in social networks that journalists began to actively photograph him, and the audience react to it calmly. Well, the Ukrainian flag, is not prohibited.

Comrade with the flag of Ukraine Pushkin goes on: nobody really cares about that except photographers pic.twitter.com/ItY2acTPYA

— Dmitry Smirnov (@dimsmirnov175) February 27, 2016


Meanwhile, on Sretensky Boulevard has already formed the head of the column. There are activists of the party “Parnassus”, “Solidarity”. Many holding Russian flags and portraits of Boris Nemtsov with the words “Russia will be free”, etc. it is Reported that the police carefully checks the slogans that come the marchers.

The head of the column pic.twitter.com/l9uYFENlu8

— Edvard Chesnokov (@edvardchesnokov) February 27, 2016


Relatives and friends of Boris Nemtsov also called for in the morning his grave in the cemetery Troekurov. The day before there had been non-resident members of the Yabloko party, who came to the party Congress in Moscow.

the anniversary of the death of Boris Nemtsov. Morning family and friends visited the grave of Boris. pic.twitter.com/WXrovm4mTM

— Pavel Sheremet (@pavelsheremet) February 27, 2016


On Sretensky Boulevard between the opened metal detector and began to pass people who are going on a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov. I must say that the action will take place in 50 cities around the world. But not everywhere stocks were agreed. In Kemerovo police detained six “Apple”, released on March inconsistent. By the way Apple, which today holds the Congress, promised to come to the March impressive delegation, including the leadership.


“The Germans generally did not disturb me really. Because he is not my level” – this statement was made by head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov in the NTV program “Central television”, it has already aired in the far East.


Eyewitnesses reported that before the March in Moscow strengthened security measures. In the area of the red square set metal fence and spotted a few cars of the Ministry of interior. Fences are standing and from the Vasilyevsky Spusk and Bolshoy Moskvoretsky bridge. Today, by the way, in addition to the anniversary of the death of Boris Nemtsov celebrates the Day of the special operations forces.


Meanwhile in Yaroslavl today was the unveiling of the memorial plaque Boris Nemtsov on the street Trefoleva, house in which he lived politician.

In the city, by the way, also there will be a procession, and in the evening at the club “Oil” will premiere the documentary “My friend Boris Nemtsov”.

In Yaroslavl unveiled a commemorative plaque on the house where he lived Boris Nemtsov pic.twitter.com/jx875XMTNJ

Denis Nikitin (@NikitinYar) February 27, 2016


Before the beginning of the March in Moscow, many public figures and politicians came to the Bolshoy Moskvoretsky bridge and laid flowers to the memorial on the site of the murder of Boris Nemtsov. A few minutes ago there was visited by Mikhail Kasyanov, Vladimir Kara-Murza Jr., Leonid Parfenov. Earlier in the morning arrived here with a delegation of the US Ambassador.

Leonid Parfenov #Nemcovas pic.twitter.com/RRuqlb6kEY

— PARNAS (@parnasparty) February 27, 2016


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