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Unknown vandals have attacked the statue of a canadian hockey player Mario Lemieux in Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania, USA). About this in his Twitter told journalist Amy Facebook
On the pedestal made of red paint the words “Right to revolt” and the hammer and sickle. The latter was also applied to the defender, the speaker of one of the elements of the sculpture.
The statue is located at “PI-PI-Dzhi Pants Arena” — the home stadium of the National hockey League (NHL) “Pittsburgh penguins”. It is in this team Lemieux played throughout his professional career. Together with “penguins” forward has won two Stanley cups.
The team Canada Lemieux became the Olympic champion at the Games 2002.
Video, photo All from Russia.