Family bids farewell to murdered lawyer Iryna Nozdrovska

19:15, 9 January 2018

Farewell ceremony for Iryna Nozdrovska took place at her family’s residence in Kyiv region. The police and ambulance teams arrived to maintain the order and administer aid if necessary.

Dozens of people came to say goodbye to the human rights activist. Nozdrovska’s parents, daughter, friends and colleagues were among those mourning for her. The deceased lawyer has been buried at a local cemetery.

Lawyer Iryna Nozdrovska disappeared on December 29. Two days later, on January 1, her body was found in a pond near the village of Demydiv in Vyshgorodsky district of Kyiv region. She had a daughter and an elderly mother. The murder of Iryna Nozdrovska caused serious resonance in Ukrainian society.