A bust of Stalin was installed in Dagestan, then they removed it, but they promise to return it. Chain of events
A bust of Stalin was erected on Stalin Avenue in the city of Dagestanskie Ogni . The installation was initiated by local communists. It is reported that another bus stop was installed next to the bust – as a “gift” to the townspeople.
The installation of the bust was criticized on the Internet . Stalin’s opponents recalled the repressions against the peoples of the Caucasus, which were carried out under him. Stalin’s supporters considered that the site was not suitable for the monument.MAY 2
A resident of Dagestan Lights apologized for installing the bust. “Having installed this monument, they sow discord between us and our brothers Chechens, Ingush, Balkars, Lezghins … And therefore we apologize for the incident that happened due to sluggishness, because of some problems with the head of the leadership of our city.” – says the man in the video that appeared on the Internet.