Revered, despised Lenin statue toppled in Kyiv (UPDATED, VIDEO)

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Dec. 08, 2013 19:15
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A man swings a sledgehammer at the fallen, 3.45-meter granite statue to Vladimir Lenin on Dec. 8 in downtown Kyiv in front of a shocked crowd.
Photo by Katya Gorchinskaya

After 67 years, Kyiv’s main statue to Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin was taken down. 

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