Political refugee who criticized Ramzan Kadyrov killed in Austria

A Russian citizen who sought political asylum in Austria was killed in the Austrian town of Gerasdorf, near Vienna.

According to Medusa, the Austrian police would not disclose the name of the Russian citizen and other information about the deceased. It is only noted that he sought political asylum in Austria. The suspect in the murder was detained in Linz. He did not resist the arrest.

According to “Caucasian Knot”, the murdered person was Chechen Anzor Umarov. He was known as a violent critic of the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov. He ran a Chechen-language channel on Youtube under the name “Anzor from Vienna”, with 12,600 subscribers. The last video on his channel Anzor Tscharto Beck Martin was published July 3. In two days, it received 153,108 views and 1,214 comments.

According to the “Caucasian Knot”, the suspect in the murder is also Chechen.