Monument in honor of friendship with Moscow dismantled in Kyiv
The communal services complied with the decision of the Kyiv City Council of July 8
The deputy of the Kyiv City Council Alina Mykhailova states, that a memorial sign in honor of friendship of Kiev and Moscow installed in the square on the Marshal Yakubovsky street, 8 was dismantled, the press service of the Kyiv City Council reports.
“This piece of granite (a memorial sign in honor of the friendship between Kyiv and Moscow) is no longer in Kyiv. And this is our victory. Now the monument is stored in Holosiivskyi district administration and should become an exhibit of the future museum of totalitarianism,” said Mykhailova.
In this way the communal services complied with the decision of the Kyiv City Council of July 8.
A monument in honor of friendship of Kiev and Moscow was established in August, 2001. Holosiivskyi district was called Moscow district then. In July of this year, the City Council decided to dismantle the monument after numerous appeals from residents of the capital.