My guess is that Putin didn’t want that coming out.
People in Kiev paid tributes on Saturday to Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was gunned down the previous night.
They laid down flowers and lit candles at a makeshift memorial in Independence Square.
Iryna Baliacheva, a Russian political migrant living in Ukraine told reporters Putin was to blame for the murder.
“Putin opened Pandora’s box and released dangerous powers: non-acceptance of a different opinion (from his), representatives of the opposition were called traitors, while we (Ukrainians) are considered US Department of State agents.
“And now people who believed in Russia’s television lies may also believe that some robbers killed him, but I think that this was organised by Putin in order for him to stay in power.”
The gathering in Kiev came as Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, said on Saturday Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov was murdered because he planned to disclose evidence of Russia’s involvement in Ukraine’s separatist conflict.
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