Wednesday, March 16 2016 18:02 EET
Demolition of the largest Lenin monument in Ukraine: live

Preparations for demolition of the largest Lenin monument in Ukraine started on March 12. Lenin killed thousand of innocent people.

The removal of the enormous Lenin statue, which has been located in Zaporizhia, has continued on March 16.

The bronze symbol of the Soviet Union is almost 20 meters high and weighs 40 tons. Lenin is to be sent to the warehouse where Dzerzhinsky’s granite sculpture and Ordzhonikidze’s bronze bust are kept. The decision to demolish the monument was made during Zaporizhia City Council session in February 2016. 

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