Children on the Yamal out of curiosity, threw Eternal flame by snow

In Salekhard, the children threw snow at the Eternal flame located on Victory square, the monument to the fallen in the great Patriotic war. This was reported on the website of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district.

Information about the incident entered the police station on 20 February. After reviewing records from CCTV cameras installed at the memorial, the officers managed to identify four suspects aged 10 to 12 years.

Children explained his action by curiosity, they did not know about the value of this symbol.

Students and their parents were conducted preventive conversations. Materials sent to the Commission on Affairs of minors. Police officers with his hand out the checks, the results of which procedural decision will be made.

As writes the local newspaper “Krasny Sever”, in the words arrived on the scene the employee of gas service, such cases in Salekhard occur at least once a month.

First established in 1975 in Salekhard monument to the fallen in the great Patriotic war was an obelisk with the Eternal flame. After 20 years there is a new memorial complex: next to become above the obelisk is located the sculpture of the soldier. Later on there were placed plates with lists of deaths of residents.

According to the website “Регион89.of the Russian Federation” on the war on Yamal has left every fifth resident (only the district in 1941, lived 49 thousand people to the front was designed almost nine thousand). Every fourth — 2281 — not returned.