Here's What Happened in Russia on the First Anniversary of the Killing of Boris Nemtsov
At least 10,000 people participated in a peaceful march through Moscow to commemorate the slain opposition leader, but protesters in some cities were harassed and attacked.
Russian Authorities Name Alleged Mastermind of Boris Nemtsov Killing Amid Cover-Up Claims
A lawyer for the Nemtsov family said the suggestion that a former officer in Chechnya's Interior Ministry was the mastermind of the Putin foe's assassination was "complete nonsense" and looked like a bad joke.
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A Who's Who of Russian Dissidents Gathered in London to Protest Against Putin
VICE News was at a secret awards ceremony in London, as Russian dissidents gathered together to honor Sergei Magnitsky who was beaten to death in a Russian prison six years ago.
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Ukraine Releases Video to Prove Its Claimed Capture of Two Russian 'Special Forces'
The two alleged Russian troops that were captured over the weekend refused to be sedated during medical treatment out of fear that Ukrainian doctors would harvest their organs.
Putin's Absence Has Russians Worrying, and Wondering, Despite Assurance from Kremlin
The Russian leader has not appeared in public for more than a week, since he was last seen at a March 5th meeting.
Plot Thickens as Suspect Who Said He Killed Boris Nemtsov Retracts Confession
In a twist, Zaur Dadayev professed his innocence to members of a prisoners' rights monitoring group on Tuesday, claiming that the authorities had pressured him to confess.
Blame Game Begins as Caucasus Men Are Charged with Boris Nemtsov's Murder
The arrest of two Chechens has given rise to a theory that they had acted out of anger over Nemtsov's support of 'Charlie Hebdo,' though it has also raised the possibility that Ramzan Kadyrov could be connected to the murder.
Chechen Officer Admits Guilt In Opposition Leader Nemtsov's Murder
One of two men accused of taking part in the murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov has admitted his guilt, a Moscow judge said.
The Assassination of Boris Nemtsov: Kremlin's Biggest Critic
VICE News attended the site of Boris Nemtsov’s death shortly after the incident and spoke to those still coming to terms with the murder of the beloved opposition leader.
Pro-Kremlin Activists Claim Boris Nemtsov Killed by 'American Curators'
Leaders of Russia's "Anti-Maidan" movement say US intelligence agencies orchestrated the Russian opposition leader’s death to prompt a regime change.
New Dashcam Video Shows Scene Outside Kremlin Minutes After Murder of Boris Nemtsov
The video corroborates CCTV footage showing a white vehicle — possibly a getaway car — at the scene of the assassination near the Kremlin.
VICE News Capsule - Monday, March 2
Day of mourning for slain Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, new offensive targets Rwandan rebels in the eastern DR Congo, some Libyan migrant centers are ill-equipped to care for thousands fleeing Africa, and police bust fake art gang in...