For the desecration of memorials in Russia now can be imprisoned

For this crime now faces a fine from two to five million roubles or up to 480 hours of compulsory works or deprivation of liberty for a term up to five years.

Photo: Instagram acting Governor Michael Razvozhaeva. Sevastopol detained for the desecration of the tomb of the Unknown soldier

If the manifest vandalism to the memorial sites dedicated to the fight against fascism, or the Days of military glory of the period of the great Patriotic war, the offence is increased responsibility. The same applies to the desecration of monuments to veterans, including the well-known military commanders.

the Vandalism of such facilities is no longer seen as damage or destruction of monuments of history and culture. Now punishment be for such crimes committed not only in Russia but also abroad.

this article draws the head of the district Prague 6 ondřej kolář. In his order last week demolished the monument to the liberator of the Czech capital to Marshal Ivan Konev. This action target was accompanied by a cynical comment in social networks. Official signed photo of dismantled monument to Konev: “he had no mask. Rules apply to all alike.”