Kokorin and Mamaev portrayed as Matryoshkas wearing prison uniform
The toys for sale were made in Podmoskovye (localities near Moscow).
Matryoshkas (Russian nesting dolls) of Russian footballers Aleksander Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev portrayed as inmates were made by an artist from a town of Ruza in Moscow Oblast Vera Streltsova. This is being reported by a 360 TV-channel.
Matryoshka souvenirs have always been popular in Russia, and I have many orders on the manufacturing of Matryoshkas with faces of famous people. Now, I’m working on Matryoshkas of Kokorin and Mamaev portrayed as inmates. However, I hope they will pull themselves together, and everything will be fine with our footballers.” Streltsova said.
Earlier, the artist made Matryoshkas of Russian footballers of 2018 FIFA World Cup, as well the ones with the face of a Portugal footballer Cristiano Ronaldo and the US President Donald Trump.
On October 11, Moscow Tverskoy Court arrested Pavel Mamaev and Aleksander Kokorin for 2 months for attacking Vitaly Solovchuk, a driver of a Channel One TV-host Olga Ushakova, as well as Minpromtorg’s (Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation) official Denis Pak, and NAMI’s (The Central Scientific Research Automobile and Automotive Engines Institute) Director General Sergey Gaisin. Criminal case under article 213 (Hooliganism) of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation is initiated. The detainees will remain in a remand prison №2 Butyrka till December 8.
In the 2000s, Western Europe had welcomed refugees from Chechnya. In 2018, it has finally realized the criminal potential of dozens of thousands of mountain dwellers who had left their native land because of reprisals and economic disorder. Many of those who had fought against the Russian army in the first and second Chechen wars and their grown-up children skilled in weapons and practicing martial arts have united into street gangs. The CrimeRussia was figuring out why the Germans and Austrians don’t feel themselves comfortable in their countries anymore.