As ceremonies and marches are held in Moscow and across Russia to mark three years today from the assassination of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, on 27 February 2015, the local government for the city of Washington, D.C., is organising an official ceremony renaming the block of Wisconsin Avenue as Boris Nemtsov Plaza.

Vladimir Kara-Murza Jr., the chairman of the Boris Nemtsov Foundation For Freedom announced that that the ceremony is scheduled for February 27.

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