Statement by Foreign Press Secretary on the murder of Mr. Nemtsov, former First Deputy Prime Minister of Russia
March 2, 2015
1. Japan strongly condemns the despicable murder of Mr. Boris Nemtsov, former First Deputy Prime Minister of Russia at the night of February 27 and expresses its deepest condolences to the bereaved families, relatives and his supporters.
2. Japan demands that the fact surrounding the incident be identified by the rapid and just investigation as soon as possible.