Nikita, Technofot: Ruslan Krivobok / RIA Novosti
The former leader of the militant organization of Russian nationalists (BORN) Nikita Tikhonov, sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of lawyer Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasia Baburova, said in an interview with “Moskovsky Komsomolets” about life in the Mordovian colony.
Mode area Tikhonov’s not “entirely satisfied”, but pleasing to mandatory charging and the quality of the food, and thanks to the work of “time passes faster”. “Now, after a conversation with you will go on the sewing production: turn the finished products, are engaged in culling and packing. Not hard,” said the prisoner.
Between the TV and the book condemned, according to him, chooses the latter.
In the eight years since the entry into force of the verdict, according to Tikhonov, life in captivity has changed for the better: increased the number of long visits per year, and also increased the maximum amount (from 700 rubles to 6.6 thousand) per month to spend in the store of the colony. The former leader BOURNE said that in the past 700 rubles, he could buy only mayonnaise, onion and a piece of halva, and tea had to be abandoned.
Tikhonov was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2011. The murder of Markelov and Baburova has accused his mistress Evgenia hasis. She was sentenced to 18 years imprisonment.
In may 2013, each Tikhonov, writer and another Creator BORN Ilya Goryachev, was detained in Serbia and in November of the same year extradited to Russia, where he was charged with the murder of Markelov and Baburova in 2009. two years Later the jury of the Moscow city court recognized Goryacheva guilty in the order of five murders, weapons possession and the organization of extremist community. He was sentenced to life imprisonment.
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