Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin called the murder of former state Duma Deputy, Denis Boronenkov God’s intervention. This opinion he expressed in an interview with radio station “Moscow speaking”.
“I think not without the intervention of God in history, regardless of whether carried out whether the interference of human hands, who knows the will and mind, or there was some accident,” he said.
In his opinion, in this case it was “some kind of intervention of God in history, and it’s certainly consistent with justice and truth” because “to betray Russia is impossible, and that challenge not only one country but the call of God.”
“Russia is podlazie the throne of God, is the only state that has, at least theoretically, the chance to build law and society on the basis of God’s law. Therefore, to live in Russia and care about the future of Russia is a Christian duty and a betrayal of Russia is a matter anti-Christian, and the Lord of course punishes”, — said the Archpriest.
Voronenkov was shot and killed Thursday, March 23, in the center of Kiev. The killer opened fire when Boronenkov, along with the guard came out of the hotel. The bodyguard returned fire. The former MP was killed on the spot, the killer was severely wounded and died in hospital. The guard was also hospitalized.
Later it became known that the killer was in the national guard of Ukraine.
The police opened criminal proceedings under article “Premeditated murder”. Law enforcement bodies have put forward two possible versions of what happened. On one of them, a former MP, was shot dead because he was a witness in the case deposed President, Viktor Yanukovych, accused of treason. According to another version, Boronenkov was killed due to the fact that in 2004-2007 was engaged in investigation of corruption cases “Three pillars” of the smuggling of Italian furniture.