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Russia launches criminal investigation after Prague removes Soviet military statue

Reuters Friday, 10 April 2020
Russia said on Friday it had opened a criminal investigation after Czech authorities dismantled the statue of a Soviet military commander last week despite Moscow's protests, escalating a rancorous diplomatic row over the issue.
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The Czech Republic recently removed a statue of a Soviet general, and now Russia is set to take legal action. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.

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