BREAKING NEWS

Ninetieth anniversary of Lenin's death celebrated in Moscow's Red Square

Now Reading:

Ninetieth anniversary of Lenin's death celebrated in Moscow's Red Square

Text size Aa Aa

Hundreds of people have been marking the 90th anniversary of Lenin’s death.

In Moscow’s Red Square wreaths and carnations as well as Soviet flags were laid.

Meanwhile Russian MPs and human rights officials have called for Lenin’s body to be removed from a mausoleum in the square to a cemetery outside the city.