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Lenin

Vladimir Ilyich , original surname Ulyanov. 1870--1924, Russian statesman and Marxist theoretician; first premier of the Soviet Union. He formed the Bolsheviks (1903) and led them in the October Revolution (1917), which established the Soviet Government. He adopted the New Economic Policy (1921) after the Civil War had led to the virtual collapse of the Russian economy, formed the Comintern (1919), and was the originator of the guiding doctrine of the Soviet Union, Marxism-Leninism. After the Soviet Union broke up in 1991, many statues of Lenin were demolished

Lenin

 

an urban-type settlement in Shamkhor Raion, Azerbaijan SSR. Located on the right bank of the Shamkhorchai River (a tributary of the Kura) on the Tbilisi-Baku highway, 10 km from the Shamkhor railroad station. Population, 5,000 (1970). Lenin has a viticulture sovkhoz (with a winery) and a poultry hatchery.

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The denigration of Lenin by the Hindutva goons is not an insult of Lenin only but India's great anti-colonial struggle with which Lenin not only sympathised but actively helped as we will see in the following.
At the very outset, Ali lays down two major dilemmas that faced Lenin on the eve of World War I.
After medical examination, the detainees were delivered to the Lenin district police, where the police officers abusing their power did not register the given fact in the registration book and information about the suspects crimes.
Lenin supo verlo ya en 1905, cuando la derrota de Rusia en la guerra contra Japon derivo en una revolucion fallida que sacudio al zarismo.
A pesar de que Lenin notifico a sus hermanas poco antes la hora de su llegada, de que la estacion del tren se hallaba a 40 kilometros de distancia, y a pesar de ser un dia de fiesta en el que no circulaba Pravda, lo esperaba una inmensa multitud con banda militar, flores, un mar de banderas rojas, reflectores, era casi media noche.
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The display begins with nineteenth-century statues of Prussian military leaders, which were removed from public parks by the Allies after World War II, and culminates in the recent past with the dismantled Lenin monument.
Obviously, this position contrasted sharply with the views expressed by Lenin in his "Letters from Afar," and it is not surprising that Pravda published only the first of these and with numerous deletions at that.
If the issue is obviously still very sensitive in a country torn by conflict with Russia, one could think that Berlin would be able to calmly deal with its own weighty version of Lenin, 25 years after the fall of the Wall.
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