Nikolai Girenko

 

 

Age: 64

 

Summary: Russian human rights defender, anthropologist, expert on racism and outspoken critic of Neo-Nazi groups who served as an expert witness on extremism in several high-profile cases and in the past two years had done nearly twenty studies on neo-Nazi and skinhead groups for Moscow and St. Petersburg authorities.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: October 31, 1940

 

Died: June 19, 2004

 

Location: St. Petersburg, Russia