MOSCOW, may 4 â€” RIA Novosti. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said amendments to the law on decommunization in Poland, involving the demolition of about 500 monuments, which “glorifies communism”.
According to her, the basis of this legislative initiative is the ideology that imposes the Polish society uncontested views that have little in common with the historical truth.
She noted that thus the authorities deny not only the heroism of the red army, but its own postwar history. In addition, in Warsaw to demonstrate an absolute lack of understanding what such a policy might lead in the future, added the spokesman.
“I have a question for ordinary Polish citizens. You are afraid that it will take five, seven or ten years and in the history books, which will learn your children, it will be written that Warsaw and Poland from the Nazis was liberated by the aliens? You ready for this? At least, it seems to us that this all goes”, â€” said Zakharov.
In April last year in Poland has enacted a law on de-communization, which involves a ban on the propaganda of totalitarian regimes in the names of buildings, roads, streets, bridges or squares. Under the propaganda refers to the use of names, names of organizations, events or dates, “symbolizing communism or any other totalitarian regime.”
According to the new amendments that are adopted at the initiative of senators from the ruling party “law and justice” Jaroslaw Kaczynski, subject to demolition of monuments and memorial stones, “glorifying communism”.