Posted 8 августа 2022, 14:39

Published 8 августа 2022, 14:39

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It's enough of friendship! A monument presented by Moscow was dismantled in Helsinki (video)

8 августа 2022, 14:39
Фото: Соцсети
The authorities of the Finnish capital dismantled the monument «World Peace», which Moscow presented to the city in 1989.
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The gift of Moscow, which stood in the metropolitan area of Hakaniemi for more than 30 years, was dismantled and taken away on a barge to the museum storage, according to the Finnish edition Yle. This monument, owned by a local art museum and representing the peaceful intentions of the USSR, depicts people from different continents holding a globe framed by branches in their raised hands. The city authorities explained the dismantling of the monument with plans to improve the street. It took them about a week to prepare for its transportation.