Russia probes into circus over monkey, goats in Nazi garb


Russian prosecutors are probing into a state-run circus that featured a monkey in a Nazi uniform and two goats displaying swastikas during a Christmas performance. – State Circus of Udmurtia video screengrab, January 13, 2021.

RUSSIAN prosecutors have opened a probe into a state-run circus that featured a monkey in a Nazi uniform and two goats displaying swastikas during a Christmas performance.

The prosecutor’s office for the Udmurtia region said in a statement it was checking after images emerged on social media of “animals dressed in blankets with Nazi symbols” during the January 8 performance by the local State Circus. 


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