Saturday 19 April 2014
 
»
 
»
Story

Bye Lenin - sign of the times

, October 15, 2012

Labourers work to remove a statue of Bolshevik revolutionary Vladimir Lenin in Ulan Bator on October 14. The statue, once a potent symbol of the reach of the Soviet Union, is now removed from the heart of the Mongolian capital and will be auctioned. The bidding of the statue will start at around 400,000 tugrik ($287), according to Bat-Uul Erdene, the mayor of Ulan Bator. Reuters/B.Rentsendorj 




Tags: |

More Picture of the Day Stories

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads

Buy high quality China wholesale Health & Beauty , Electronics, Sports & Outdoors , Computers, Video Games, Toys & Hobbies Cell Phones, Automobiles and other wholesale products directly from reliable Chinese wholesalers or Factories on DHgate.com