On Monday, Chechen president Ramzan Kadyrov published on his Instagram a video featuring the Russian oppositioner, leader of the PARNAS party Mikhail Kasyanov, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to Russian Dozhd (Rain) TV channel.
In comments to the video Kadyrov wrote: “Kasyanov came to Strasbourg for the money for Russian opposition. Those who have not understood it, they will.”
In the video Kasyanov appears with Vladimir Kara-Murza Jr., Russian journalist and the member of PARNAS.
This video was originally published on the Russian source LifeNews on January 26.
Mikhail Kasyanov has already commented on the video to Russian media and said it was a direct death threat. He also said about the intention to apply to law enforcements.
“I believe this is a direct murder threat to a statesman, as outlined in the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation”, – said Kasyanov, noting that the statement will be filed after consulting with lawyers.
It should be recalled that earlier Ramzan Kadyrov published an open letter, where called the Russian opposition “the jackals.”