Ukraine gave Italy the stolen paintings

Украина передала Италии украденные картины

Petro Poroshenko on the background of the returned paintings

The collection was stolen from a Museum last year.

Ukraine gave Italy a collection of 17 paintings stolen in November 2015 from the civic Museum of Verona and discovered in the current year, Ukrainian law enforcement authorities.

On Wednesday, December 21, in his Twitter reported the press Secretary of the President of Ukraine Svyatoslav Tsigalko.

“The President is involved in the transfer of 17 pictures found Ukrainian law enforcers, the Museum of Verona,” wrote Tsigalko.

President bere the fate of peredach 17 pictures, snidanich ukrainskimi pravoohraniteli, Museum Верони

— Svyatoslav Tsegolko (@STsegolko) 21 декабря2016 G.

As reported Корреспондент.netin November 2015 in Italy from Verona Castelvecchio Museum stole 15 paintings. Among them were paintings by Rubens, Bellini, Mantegna, and Tintoretto, Pisanello, Karato and Benini.

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