Today at 4 o'clock in the morning five people ranking as the right radical nationalist organization, officially not registered in Ukraine, damaged a monument to Lenin in the center of Kiev.
As reported the UNIAN in TsOS of the Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in Kiev, by means of a sledge hammer, a chisel and a hammer they beat off a nose and partially left hand at a monument.
All five are detained. Two of them were brought earlier to trial for vandalism. Among detainees - two students, one security guard of the El Dorado supermarket and two unemployed.
Criminal case on h is brought. 2. Art. 296 (hooliganism) of the Criminal code of Ukraine. It isn't excluded that business will be retrained under article which prescribes more strict punishment that will depend on the expert opinion concerning drawing loss of property and taking into account that the monument is entered in the list of cultural values of UNESCO.