Monument to Soviet Marshal Ivan Konev in Prague should be restored, said the head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov.

“I think this is unacceptable and I believe that our Czech colleagues in the upcoming consultations will have to explain and explain to us how they are going to fix this situation. Because the obligation will not go away and must be restored” , – said Lavrov in an interview with RBC media holding.

In early April the authorities of the district Prague 6 the dismantled monument to Soviet Marshal Ivan Konev liberated the city from the Nazis in may 1945. According to the initiator of the dismantling, the head of the district of ondřej Kolář, the monument will be placed in the created by the city Museum memory of the twentieth century.