Tag: murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov

Nemtsov or Kirov? Russia’s Descent Into Terror

March 19, 2015

In the aftermath of the murder of Nemtsov there have been comparison’s to the murder of Kirov in 1934, marking the beginning of the Terror unleashed by Stalin. Despite the flagrant nature of this murder, and the circumstantial evidence linking it, if not Putin himself, to members of the political elite (such as Kadyrov in […]