The Austrian government is actively engaged in the investigation of the murder of a Chechen blogger in the city of Gerasdorf to establish its organizers. The statement of the Minister of internal Affairs of Austria Karl Nehammer published on Monday by the publication OE24.
“We will not tolerate violent acts on the Austrian territory. Currently under intensive investigation in who is the inspirator of this murder. Careful investigation, because in too many foreign conflicts are transferred to Austria, – reads the statement of the Minister – it is Clear that I will not tolerate this. Aggressive or radical groups, regardless of their motives trampling the rule of law will be decisively put in place. Parallel societies have no place in our country, they will be punished with the utmost rigor of the law“.
The investigating authorities are inclined to the custom-made nature of the crime. The victim was led to your YouTube channel, where they made political statements, and criticized the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov.
43-year-old Russian, a native of Chechnya, Mamihan Umarov was shot at night on Sunday near one of the shopping centers of Gerasdorf.
On suspicion of involvement in the murder, was arrested two immigrants from Chechnya 48 and 37 years in Europe and Umarov, to the status of refugees. Detainees refuse to testify.
The blogger, known under the pseudonym “Anzor from Vienna”, moved to Austria in 2005. Umarov was held under the program of protection of the personality under the name Martin Beck. The Austrian authorities offered him personal protection, but he refused.