The square near the Russian Embassy in Kiev will be named in honor Nemtsov

Unnamed Park at the Russian Embassy in Kiev will be named in honor of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. About this informed the Deputy Chairman of the KCSA Oleksiy Reznikov, reports on Friday, June 22, the press service of the KSCA.

The decision was supported by the Commission on names of the KSCA.

“The results of public hearings – almost 50/50: 357 votes for and 354 against. The Commission also decided: 15 “for” and 2 “abstained”. Therefore, according to the procedure, the mayor recommended to make appropriate representation to the city Council. Further the decision of the deputies,” – said Reznikov.

Boris Nemtsov, a Russian politician-the opposition leader, known for criticism of the Kremlin. Was killed on February 27, 2015 in the center of Moscow shot in the back.

Earlier in Washington square, which is the Embassy of the Russian Federation, was named in honor of Boris Nemtsov. In response, the Russian Federation proposed to rename the address of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow in the North dead end.

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