One of the accused in the murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov Anzor Gubashev during a meeting in the capital district military court said that during interrogation, security forces tortured him. According to him, the staff knocked out of him the necessary evidence, reports the”Caucasian knot”.
“Your honor, this testimony is given under duress. I stripped naked, beaten, tortured with electric shocks, I was forced to say. It was in March 2015,” – said Gubarev, referring to judge Yuri Sitnikova.
The judge in turn asked the defendant Shahida Gubareva, who is the brother of Anzor Gubareva, were applied to it illegal methods. “Yes, used. We were not arrested and abducted on March 6. I put a bag over his head and was sent somewhere,” recalled the accused.
However gitnikov interrupted him, explaining that “the apprehension and illegal methods of a consequence are different things”. In addition, during the meeting, the witness Mikhail Beresnev told about the video recorder in his car, which was near the scene of the murder Nemtsov, journalists said.
The defendants are five of the alleged perpetrators of the crime: the fighter of a battalion “the North” Zaur Dadayev, brothers Anzor and Shadid Gubareva, Temirlan Eskerkhanov and Khamzat. They are charged with murder for hire in an organized group and illegal purchase, possession, transportation and storage of firearms (item “W, h” of part 2 of article 105 of the criminal code and part 3 of article 222 of the criminal code). The customer and the organizer of murder the consequence considers as announced in tracing the former officer of the battalion “North” Ruslan Muhudinov, who charged in absentia.
All the suspects are not found guilty and has previously asked that their case was considered by the jury. The College managed to form only from the second attemptbecause the first time 45 people took rejection for personal reasons.
The oppositionist, the Deputy of the Yaroslavl regional Duma Boris Nemtsov was killed late in the evening of 27 February 2015. Politics, on his way home with his girlfriend, Ukrainian model Anna Duritskaya, shot on the Big Moskvoretsky bridge. The killer fired six bullets in the back Nemtsov, four of them reached the goal. By this time the car of the accomplice of the gunman caught up with the scene, the killer got in the car and they left. Nemtsov died on the spot from the received wounds.
According to investigators, the murder of a politician committed five Chechens for the promised reward in the amount of 15 million rubles. Investigators believe that Nemtsov was shot Zaur Dadaev. In June 2016, the Investigative Committee said that the completed investigation of the case of murder, and sent it to the Prosecutor.
The lawyers on this case earlier demanded to interrogate “on the subject of involvement in the murder of” a number of senior officials in Chechnya, including the head of the Republic Ramzan Kadyrov. However, the investigators refused to do so.
The defendants have family ties with high-ranking Chechens. Zaur Dadaev was the Deputy commander of the battalion “North”, commanded by Alibek Delimkhanov, the brother of the President of Chechnya, a state Duma Deputy Adam Delimkhanov. Timur Eskerkhanov service will be held at a police station in the Shelkovskoy district of Chechnya, the chief of which is Waha Eremeev cousin Adam Delimkhanov and the brother of the Senator of Chechnya Suleiman Eremeeva, who was a defendant in a number of high-profile criminal cases. And the commander of the battalion “North” Ruslan Eremeev nephew Adam Delimkhanov and Suleiman Eremeeva.