Baltic Foreign Ministers condemn Nemtsov murder in Moscow

Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics late on Friday night condemned the murder in central Moscow of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.

Nemtsov was shot multiple times while walking near the Kremlin.

On his Twitter feed, Rinkevics said:

Nemtsov, 55, had visited Latvia several times in recent years as part of his opposition activities.

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius expressed similar sentiments:

Estonian Foreign Minister Keit Pentus gave an equally strong message:

 

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