US Russia: A painter stopped for an excrement-shaped installation near a Memorial
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Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid died December 28 at the age of 82. He led Senate Democrats in various roles for more than 15 years.Reid died December 28 at the age of 82. He led Senate Democrats in various roles for more than 15 years, serving as senate majority whip, senate minority whip, and finally, senate majority leader from 2007 to 2015.
Patriotic values are one of the priorities of Vladimir Putin's presidency. The painter Moscovite Ivan Volkov knew most of probably knew, a provocation that may cost him a few years of his life in prison. He is suspected of having created a giant excrement-shaped installation in the center of St. Petersburg near a memorial monument ... What earned him to be arrested, announced Monday the police of the former Imperial Capital . "An investigation for insulting the dead and the burial places has been opened," said a spokesman. This crime is liable in Russia of five years in prison. According to the local information website , it is Ivan Volkov, born in 1992, created last week a five-meter long snow sculpture, painted it in brown and Drawn around her a yellow puddle, on the field of March, a central place of St. Petersburg housing the tombs of the victims of the Russian revolution of 1917. He then distributed on his Facebook page and on his Instagram account of photos of this installation, accompanied by the legend "caca", according to the same source. Monday night, the photos in question were no longer on these social networks. In December, a 19-year-old Russian blogger had already been sentenced to Moscow at four years in prison for "insulting the memory" of a Second World War veteran, after urinating the portrait of one of the them. In Russia in Russia for more than 20 years, Vladimir Putin puts forward patriotism. The profanation of the memorial tombs and insulting veterans are severely punished in this country.
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