Russian journalists paid tribute to those killed in the crash of Tu-154 colleagues

Monday was the funeral of 92-died in the crash of Tu-154. Among them, 64 artist of the Alexandrov ensemble, doctor Elizabeth Glinka, known as Dr. Lisa, and nine of journalists “Stars”, “First channel”, NTV.


“It’s hard. I don’t know what words to find for loved ones. They simply do not” – said the Director of management of information programs “the First channel” Cyril Kleymenov.


“We’re not just colleagues, shared the work we were together. This feeling is just a personal loss. It is very painful of course,” – said the browser NTV, Vladimir Chernyshov.


The musicians were flying to Syria to support our troops and to fulfill them with their classical works. Most of the artists buried at the military memorial cemetery in Mytishchi near Moscow with full military honors


Known throughout Russia doctor, human rights activist, philanthropist Elizaveta Glinka, in Syria she was carrying medical supplies to help wounded children in the liberated from the militants in Aleppo. The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Alexander Bastrykin was posthumously awarded the Glinka medal of the RF IC.