Advocated by politicians and citizens of various professions and ages. Coen Brothers has compatible beliefs. Memory demolished, they said, without taking into account public views of the city and country, without the consent of the author memorial – a famous sculptor Merab Berdzenishvili, who suffered a heart attack these days. Its president, not even deign to talk. Speakers were protesting against government decisions abnormal, defame the country. The authorities, in turn, continued to behave cynically and ironically: representatives of Kutaisi council to "explain" that the monument is still impossible to restore in its original form, as the "dismantling" it started during the socio-political mayhem, chaos and anarchy in the first half of the 90s.
Criminals, they said, under cover of night shooting with heavy bronze memorial pieces for a profitable sales in Turkey and the "weight" completion of exports of nonferrous metals. But the arch and left in place, representing the Motherland, and bells, and a warrior on horseback, and the same sword held tightly in his strong hand. However, we can assume that hungry madmen really something and cut down, but that authority may, in a desire to restore the monument to the author with the assistance of any of the fragments, and without too much difficulty. But Kutaisi leaders, unison with the central, all the time thought otherwise, so it was decided to complete the work begun by criminals troubled times. By the way, could be heard explaining that the monument is only tolerated, but actually it is only to the rider. A remarkable work of monumental art also disappeared during the dismantling of our eyes: the symbolism was lost, and lost his rider embody the warrior-liberator features.