In Russia thousands of people gathered to March in memory of Boris Nemtsov, there are the first arrests

In the center of Moscow, thousands of people took to the March in memory of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was killed a year ago. Thousands of citizens began the movement on Passionate Parkway, UNIAN reports.

The audience are holding national flags of Russia with black mourning ribbons and flags of the Russian opposition party PARNAS and Solidarity.

In the framework of the memory March Nemtsov launched a campaign «save Nadiya Savchenko!»

In addition, participants of the action in the hands you can see the poster in a black frame with the words: «Fight», «I’m not afraid» and others.

You can also see posters with portraits of Nemtsov, on which is written: «For Russia without Putin», «Freedom is expensive», «Our prior regime — honesty», «to put an end to the thieving government», «Freedom to all political prisoners!», «Sanctions, isolation — the consequences of the absurd policy of the Kremlin», «I am against the annexation of the Crimea», «the Force of truth, and the truth for us», «Putin is crisis, Putin is a war».

At the head of the column, you can see several large banners with inscriptions: «Russia will be free!».

Lead the leaders of the Russian opposition Mikhail Kasyanov, Ilya Yashin, Vladimir Milov, Dmitri Gudkov, Vladimir Kara-MurzaJr., who are holding big black banner with the inscription in red: «Killed for freedom».

Many of the protesters are holding flowers, who intend to hold Large Zamoskvoretsky bridge, where a year ago killed policy.

The route of the campaign cordoned off with temporary metal fencing, the passage in the allotted space only after control by the police using metal detectors.

As reported, the action devoted to memory of Boris Nemtsov, also held today in other cities of Russia and the world. In Kyiv, the action will start at 15.00 near the Embassy of the Russian Federation.

During the March in memory of Boris Nemtsov in Kemerovo (Russia), inconsistent with the city administration, the police detained six participants. Only in March were about 15 people, reports TASS.

Before the rally, police warned the participants about the illegality of the action without approval. They were then detained «for violating Federal law No. 54 (on assemblies, rallies, demonstrations, processions and picketing — ed.)».

Another participant — the representative of regional branch of party «the Apple» Evgenie Artemyev — spent single picket at the main square of the regional center — the Soviet square.

In addition, in Moscow on Myasnitskaya street already lined up military trucks, reports «Rain» in his Twitter.

«Moscow police preparing for peaceful mourning procession», — notes the edition.

In the framework of the memory March Nemtsov launched a campaign «save Nadiya Savchenko!»

Also in the center of Moscow in the framework of the March in memory of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov takes place rally in support of Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko.

A few hundred people go for a banner that says: «save Nadiya Savchenko!».

Banner are the lawyers Savchenko mark Feigin and Nikolai Polozov, her sister Vera Savchenko, as well as a large number of Pro-Ukrainian-minded residents of Moscow.

In this column, the marchers are chanting: «Freedom to Nadezhda Savchenko!», «Glory To Ukraine! Glory To The Heroes!», «The 37th not pass!», «Donbass is Ukraine!».

From time to time the protesters singing anthem of Ukraine and demand the release of other Ukrainian political prisoners Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko.

Many of the activists are holding state flags of Ukraine, Georgia, and the flag of the Crimean Tatar people. Many clothes are attached to blue and yellow ribbon.

Nemtsov was killed in Moscow on the night of 28 February 2015. After the death of the policy it became known that he was working on a report that in the East of Ukraine on the side of the terrorists fighting Russian troops. Investigators believe that the main motive in the murder of Nemtsov is a political motive or religious hatred.

The state Duma at plenary session on February 26, declined to honor the memory of Russian opposition leader Nemtsov moment of silence.

In Russia thousands of people gathered to March in memory of Boris Nemtsov, there are the first arrests 27.02.2016

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