Two monuments to Lenin were toppled unidentified last night within 2 Kharkiv universities, informs a press-service of the regional Central Directorate of Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine.
According to Police, the monuments were located within universities in the Kiev district of the city. The militia establishes the circumstances of the destruction of the monuments.
"Tonight, unidentified men threw Two monuments to Lenin. The first event was about 23. 00. A group of several dozen people broke Through the fence on the Playground educational institutions and toppled the pedestal. An hour later, a Group of unidentified young men came Through the gate on the other site of the University and threw another monument ", - informs the Police.
data according to the facts recorded in the Unified printed illustrated edition of offences. Currently the police are doing the correct investigation is to establish all the circumstances of the events and persons related to them.
Vandalism relatively monuments of the Soviet era have increased in Ukraine since the political decline in the country. The most resonant was the incident on 1 December 2013, when the radicals dropped from the pedestal of a statue of Lenin in Central Kiev. Just vandals have demolished more than five hundred monuments to Lenin in Ukraine, and about 1, 7 thousand survived.