In Moscow held a March in memory of Nemtsov

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite fotobanka in memory of Boris Nemtsov. archival photoIn Moscow held a March in memory of Nemtsov© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

The participants agreed the Moscow authorities of a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov in the capital started moving from Pushkin square to the side of Boulevard, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

The demonstration moved under the flags of Russia and under party flags, placards among the traditional slogans of the liberal opposition, the protesters are also carrying placards with portraits and quotes Nemtsov.

At the head of the column are the leaders of the democratic parties and organizations, including members of PARNASSUS with its leader, Mikhail Kasyanov and the movement «Solidarity» Ilya Yashin.

In the middle of the column move by the activists of the «Yabloko» party, including the co-founder of the party, the candidate in presidents of Russia Grigory Yavlinsky, and Chairman of the party Slabunov Emilia, co-chair of the Public headquarters to support candidate Vladimir Ryzhkov and the head of the Moscow branch of the party Sergey Mitrokhin.

This year the convoy was also joined by the candidate in presidents of Russia Ksenia Sobchak.

Previously, the Moscow authorities agreed to hold a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov on 25 February. As explained RIA Novosti the head of the Moscow Department of regional security and counteraction of corruption Vladimir Chernikov, marsh agreed to the route from Pushkin square along Strastnoy Boulevard and next to the Sakharov Avenue. It is planned that the procession will take part about 30 thousand people.

After the action, scheduled for 16.00 GMT, the participants minimized agitation and will pass to the place of murder Nemtsov on the Bolshoi Moskvoretsky bridge, where demonstrators plan to lay flowers.

The Germans occupied in 1990-ies a number of high posts in the government of Russia, and in the 2000s, joined the opposition. He was killed on 27 February 2015 at approximately midnight (23.31 GMT) on the Bolshoi Moskvoretsky bridge in the centre of the capital.