Russia Update: New Eyewitness Details Appear in Nemtsov Investigation; Bloggers Skeptical

March 27, 2015
"Viktor M.," a witness who appeared on LifeNews on February 28, 2015 to describe the scene of the murder of Boris Nemtsov. Later, Kommersant reported a similar account from a witness whose name was given as "Yevgeny."

Welcome to our column, Russia Update, where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic policies.

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With the re-emergence of a witness on the bridge, the story of the murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov is changing once again.


Special features:

Alexey Navalny On the Murder of Boris Nemtsov
Theories about Possible Perpetrators of the Murder of Boris Nemtsov
Novaya Gazeta Releases Sensational Kremlin Memo: ‘It is Seen as Correct to Initiate Annexation of Eastern Regions of Ukraine to Russia’

See also our Russia This Week stories:

Can We Be Satisfied With the Theory That Kadyrov Killed Nemtsov?

All The Strange Things Happening in Moscow
Remembering Boris Nemtsov, Insider and Outsider (1959-2015)
Ultranationalists Angry over ‘Capitulation’ of Minsk Agreement

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