Archive for 'Murder of Boris Nemtsov'
Press release, 07.04.2015 YABLOKO Chairman Sergei Mitrokhin, Secretary of YABLOKO Political Committee Galina Mikhaleva and the party activists honored the memory of Boris Nemtsov. Today is the 40th day from his death, a special memory day in the Russian tradition.
Press release, 04.03.2015 Twelve deputies of St.Petersburg Legislative Assembly including all members of YABLOKO faction paid tribute to Boris Nemtsov’s memory during the plenary meeting. Grigory Yavlinsky made a short speech which was followed by a minute’s silence.
Press Release, 3.03.2015 Grigory Yavlinsky said that Boris Nemtsov’s murder resembled a showcase execution. He made this statement when answering questions from journalists after the funeral of Boris Nemtsov at the Troyekurovskoye cemetery.
Press release, 03.03.2015 Today YABLOKO Chair Sergei Mitrokhin and the party’s founder Grigory Yavlinsky arrived to the Moscow Sakharov Centre to say farewell to Boris Nemtsov. They laid a floral basket to the coffin of the murdered politician.
Financial Times, Grigory Yavlinsky, 01.03.2015 The EU must develop a strategy of integrating the former USSR, writes Grigory Yavlinsky Boris Nemtsov’s murder, which has shocked Russia, is the result of the war that has been under way for the past year. The war’s location is far broader than the area of military operations in east […]
Press release, 01.03.2015 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin, Chair of YABLOKO Green Russia faction Alexei Yablokov, secretary of YABLOKO Political Committee Galina Mikhaleva, party’s activists and supporters conducted antiwar picketing under the slogan “No war with Ukraine” at Tverskaya Street.
Press release, 01.03.2015 The YABLOKO party participated in the mourning demonstration in memory of Boris Nemtsov. Those who joined YABLOKO column held placards which said “War murdered Nemtsov” and “Russians and Ukrainians are brothers for forever”. The column was headed by YABLOKO Chair Sergei Mitrokhin and the party’s founder Grigory Yavlinsky.
Boris Vishnevsky’s blog on the Ekho Moskvy website, 28.02.2015 “With all due respect to the memory of Boris Nemtsov, in political terms he did not pose any threat to the current Russian leadership or Vladimir Putin. If we compare popularity levels, Putin’s and the government’s ratings and so on, in general Boris Nemtsov was just […]
Press release, 28.02.2015 On March 1 YABLOKO will conduct an antiwar action under the slogan “No war with Ukraine” at Tverskaya Street, Moscow.
Press release, 28.02.2015 On March 1 YABLOKO will participate in the mourning demonstration and also conduct an antiwar action [which has been announced beforehand] dedicating it to the memory of Boris Nemtsov. Earlier YABLOKO have adopted a statement which runs that “the political responsibility for this crime lies on the authorities and personally on Vladimir […]
Press release, 28.02.2015 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin, YABLOKO founder Grigory Yavlinsky, YABLOKO Bureau members and the party activists laid flowers to the crime scene of Boris Nemtsov at Moscow’s Bolshoi Moskvoretsky Bridge.
Grigory Yavlinsky’s blog in Live Journal, 28.02.2015 The murder of Boris Nemtsov is a war which came to us visibly and blatantly. He opposed it and tried to stop the death of Ukrainians and Russians who became victims of the cynical military propaganda.
27.02.2015 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin claims that the murder of Boris Nemtsov is a challenge to the whole of the society and calls the authorities to capture those who committed and ordered the crime. “It’s absolutely obvious that it wasn’t an accidental murder but a political one,” said YABLOKO leader to Interfax. According to Mitrokhin, […]
27.02.2015 Twitter: Sergei Mitrokhin: “Outraged with foul murder of Boris Nemtsov. Condolences to relatives and colleagues. This is political terror. Opposition must harshly react to it” Grigory Yavlinsky: “This is a very grave crime. There are no words for it. The political responsibility lies on the authorities and personaly president. Deepest condolences to the mother and […]
ALDE, 02.03.2015 Liberals and Democrats across Europe have expressed their shock and sadness following the shooting of Boris Nemtsov in Moscow on Friday night. Here are a few of their statements: Grigory Yavlinsky, founder of United Democratic Party Yabloko, Russia: “The murder of Boris Nemtsov is a war which came to us visibly and blatantly. He opposed it […]
ALDE, 02.03.2015 Tens of thousands of people joined a rally in Moscow on Sunday in the biggest show of defiance in four years. Members of RPR-PARNAS and YABLOKO, the ALDE Party’s member parties in Russia, joined with many thousands of Russian citizens in the mourning demonstration in memory of Boris Nemtsov. The march has been […]