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 Rallies in support of Savchenko to be held in Russia and over the world

International actions in support of the prisoner of war Nadiya Savchenko will be held today, March 8, in the Russian Federation, as well as in a number of cities over the world.

Censor.NET reports citing the description of the event on Facebook.

"On March 8, 2015, a rally calling to liberate Nadiya Savchenko will take place on Nemtsov bridge in Moscow and central squares of other cities in Russia. We will come without posters to the scene of the murder of Boris Nemtsov (former Bolshoi Moskvoretskiy Bridge) to lay flowers on the ninth day of his death. Our demands are to immediately release Savchenko, stop the war in Ukraine, and find the real killers of Nemtsov," the satement reads.

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Similar rallies will take place in other Russian cities and abroad, including Amsterdam. In Western countries, civil society activists will hold hands and symbolically encircle buildings of diplomatic missions and trade missions of Russia, the White House, the U.S. Congress, and the European Parliament. They will symbolically take the institutions as hostages referring to Vladimir Putin who holds Nadiya Savchenko as hostage.



 
 
 
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