The Moscow mayor’s office agreed to hold a March in memory of Boris Nemtsov. About it RIA Novosti said the head of the Moscow Department of regional security and counteraction of corruption Vladimir Chernikov.
According to him, the authorities have proposals for the route, which will be announced as the decision.
The opposition has applied to hold a demonstration on February 26 at the center of Moscow on 30 thousand people. It was planned that the column will pass from the Slavic area on the waterfront with access to a Large Moskvoretsky bridge, where there will be laid flowers.
The representative of the party Parnas Andrei Pivovarov wrote in Facebook that in St. Petersburg the action was coordinated in part. “Like last year, the Smolny agreed we just hold a rally on the Champ de Mars, but to the venue we all walk together traditionally from the metro station Gorkovskaya”, — he said.
The rally in honor of slain opposition leader will be held in late February for the third time.
Boris Nemtsov was shot dead on the Big Moskvoretsky bridge in Moscow on 27 February 2015. In opposition were four bullets, he died on the spot.