Nemtsov had been a 'bridge between Ukraine and Russia' and that the 'murderers' shot has destroyed it.
I think this is not an accident.' 'Boris Nemtsov was a man of courage and conviction.
The couple had been dating for several years, according to reports Medics carry the body of Boris Nemtsov.
The politician was highly critical of the government's inefficiency, rampant corruption and the Kremlin's policy on Ukraine, which has strained Russia-West ties to a degree unseen since Cold War times'Boris Nemtsov has left his mark in the history of Russia, in its political and public life.
Russia's Investigative Committee said it was following several lines of inquiry including the possibility someone from Mr Nemtsov's own party had carried out the killing in order to raise support for a forthcoming anti-government rally.
Nemtsov, who was Deputy Prime Minister of Russia from 1997 to 1998 during Boris Yeltsin's presidency, was sentenced to 15 days in jail in January 2011 after being arrested at a New Year's Eve protest rally for 'disobedience towards police'.His life was dedicated to speaking up tirelessly for the Russian people, to demanding their right to democracy and liberty under the rule of law, and to an end to corruption.'He did so without fear, and never gave in to intimidation.That would be human trafficking and it is illegal, immoral, and utterly despicable.We continue to use the term “mail order brides,” because that is the popular term for international dating among the public at large.He occupied significant posts in a difficult time of transition in this country.