Russian President Vladimir Putin promised the mother of murdered opposition politician Boris Nemtsov on Saturday that everything will be done to find and punish her son's killers, Reuters reports.
The de-facto South Ossetian government has handed over the remains of Davit Basharuli to the Georgian side at the entrance of Akhalgori, near the Akhmaji checkpoint.
In a statement posted on his Facebook page, President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili has expressed his shock about the murder of Russia’s opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.
Russian politician Boris Nemtsov, who was killed on the 27th of February, will be buried in Moscow on March 3, Nemtsov’s former press secretary and his close friend Alexander Kotyusov told TASS on Saturday.
Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili offers his condolences to Boris Nemtsov’s family and the Russian people, claiming he is shocked by his murder.
As non-government organization Transparency International Georgia reports, in 2013-2014, Georgian state agencies’ expenses for restaurant and hotel services exceeded 20 million GEL.
As Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure Nodar Javakhishvili has said, competitions between applicants to posts in state agencies are merely a formality and facts confirm this.
As a well-known Russian journalist and reporter Matvey Ganapolsky has told InterPressNews, Boris Nemtsov was a true leader of Russia’s opposition who had not been arrested yet, and it is significant that he was murdered just before leading an opposition march named “Spring”.
A Georgian civilian has been abducted from the village of Dvani.
Georgia’s Foreign Ministry has condemned the killing of Boris Nemtsov, leader of Russia’s opposition, - declared Davit Kereselidze, Speaker of the Ministry.
As Speaker of Georgia’s Foreign Ministry Davit Kereselidze has stated, no issues concerning restoration of Abkhazia’s railway have been discussed and no such discussion is planned.
As Speaker of Georgia’s Foreign Ministry Davit Kereselidze stated today, Aleksandre Maisuradze has been presented as a candidate to represent Georgia to NATO and Ioseb Nanobashvili - to Greece.
French President François Hollande on Saturday condemned the murder of Boris Nemtsov. In the first European reaction he called the Russian opposition leader a “defender of democracy”.
Another meeting within the framework of incident prevention program was held in the village of Ergneti.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has expressed his sincerest condolences to the nearest and dearest of the oppositional politician Boris Nemtsov, who has been killed in downtown Moscow. This was reported by Medvedev’s spokeswoman Natalya Timakova on Saturday.
As police report, Russia’s opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was shot four times in the center of Moscow.
Georgia’s ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili has responded to Boris Nemtsov’s murder, writing on Facebook that he met Nemtsov several days ago in Kyiv, at the Fermont hotel.
I am shocked and saddened to learn of the brutal murder of former Russian Deputy Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov in central Moscow, said U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in response to the murder of Russia’s opposition leader.
President Obama said the United States "condemns the brutal murder" of Nemtsov, and he urged the Russian government "to conduct a prompt, impartial, and transparent investigation into the circumstances of his murder and ensure that those responsible for this vicious killing are brought to justice."
U.S. Senator John McCain has released the following statement on the murder of Russian opposition leader and human rights activist Boris Nemtsov:
Russian President Vladimir Putin has condemned the murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, the Kremlin says.