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Bastrykin instructed to investigate the cases of desecration of Eternal fire

Chairman SK the Russian Federation Alexander Bastrykin has instructed to take control of the investigation into the desecration of Eternal fire in the Sverdlovsk and Moscow regions, according to the website of the RF IC.

Earlier, the Prosecutor General's office reported that two young men extinguished the Eternal flame bottle of water on the Slava square in Nizhny Tagil, Sverdlovsk region. A consequence opened a criminal case on this fact.

Also earlier it was reported that the police are checking reports about the desecration of Eternal fire in Odintsovo. In social networks there appeared a publication that in the city the vandals warmed something in a bucket directly into the fire of the memorial.

"Alexander Bastrykin has instructed to carefully clarify the circumstances and the egregious facts of the desecration of places of historical memory and instructed to take up the investigation and verification of the control of the Central apparatus of the Ministry", - stated in the message.