retired police officer Vasily Tkachev in Sakhalin, he ruined a Z-banner with the slogan “We don’t leave our own” with a knife.
An elderly ex-employee of the Ministry of Internal Affairs was quickly detained and brought to the police department of the city of Dolinsk (Sakhalin), where he once worked.
Vasily Tkachev said that due to poor health, he decided to take a night walk on the night of May 9th. On the way, he saw a banner with the letter Z. He used a pocket knife and cut the banner. He admitted that he did so because he had a negative attitude towards the special operation in Ukraine.
The man testified in the only police department in the entire city, from which he resigned two decades ago.
Earlier vandals in Orenburg messed up with paint a billboard with a St. George ribbon and the inscription “For the world”.