Bishkek, March 17 / Kabar /. The heroes of the April Revolution held a requiem meeting in memory of the victims of the 2002 Aksy events.
The event began with a visit to the stand of the deceased human rights activist Sheraly Nazarkulov, who died on February 7, 2002 after 22 days of political hunger strike, announced in protest against the transfer of a piece of land to a neighboring country.
The relatives and friends of human rights activist Sh.Nazarkulov, heroes of the April revolution of 2010, ex-deputy of the Jogorku Kenesh Meyerbek Miskenbayev, activists and ombudsman of Kyrgyzstan Kubat Otorbayev came to pay tribute to the deceased.
Then the delegation laid flowers and read a memorial prayer for the victims, of the Aksy events in 2002 at the monument to the memory of the people who died for the people's freedom during the Aksy events , and the April events of 2010.
Recall that on March 17, 2002, residents of the village of Bospiek of Aksy region of Jalal-Abad oblast went to protest, so that part of the Kyrgyz territory was not transferred to China. As a result of the shooting of demonstrators, 6 people were killed.