New monument to Stalin put up in Surgut

posted 18 Sept 2016, 03:34 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 18 Sept 2016, 03:40 ]
As The Moscow Times reports, a new monument to Joseph Stalin in the Siberian city of Surgut was put up on 15 September 2016 by a local group of activists, 'Russian Spirit'. The next day protesters threw red paint over the bust (see photo).

Photo: Twitter account @VVP2_0

For other photos of the monument, see Instagram account seag179 

'New Stalin Monument Gets Drenched in Red Paint a Day After Going Up,' The Moscow Times, 16 September 2016