ARTICLES RELATING TO VLADIMIR LENIN

Need to embalm a leader? Call Russia

2013-03-11 21:37

If Venezuela needs help embalming Hugo Chavez then Russia has expertise stretching back to Soviet revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin.

Dead world leaders on display

2013-03-08 12:01

Take a look at a list of world leaders whose bodies have been preserved for perpetual display, as Venezuela's government plans to do with Hugo Chavez.

Uproar over Putin's Lenin comments

2012-12-11 21:16

Russia President Vladimir Putin has come under criticism from rights activists after he compared Vladimir Lenin's embalmed corpse to the holy relics of Christian saints.

 
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Dead world leaders on show

2013-03-08 13:39

It's not uncommon for the embalmed bodies to communist leaders to be displayed. See pictures from mausoleums around the world.

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Russia to renovate Lenin's mausoleum

2012-12-24 20:01

The mausoleum for Russia's revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin must undergo major repair work after its foundation suffered water damage.

 
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