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Lenin's Books Set Ablaze In Kiev's Independence Square

by Wochit 0:36 mins

Lenin's Books Set Ablaze In Kiev's Independence Square

by Wochit 0:36 mins

One of the protesters who helped to run Viktor Yanukovych out of office turned his anger to another era on Wednesday. An activist named Vitali burned books by Vladimir Lenin as he manned a barricade in Kiev. Asked why, he simply answered: Because I hate Lenin. Dozens of people were killed by government snipers and in violent clashes with police before the former president fled the country.

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