Sobchak confused position on the question of Lenin’s burial

TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak, joined the election campaign in 2018, commented on the appeal of the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov removed from red square and bury the body of Vladimir Lenin. In her Facebook she wrote that this issue “for free elections and referendums should decide the Russian people, not the President.”

Thus on 24 October in an interview with blogger and journalist Yury Sobchak Dude said that one of the first of its decisions in case of victory in the elections will be a decree to remove Lenin from the mausoleum, because the “finding of the body on the main square of Moscow —beyond good and evil, and Russia is not a medieval country.”

November 2, Ramzan Kadyrov said that the decision about the burial of Lenin to be taken by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. “I am personally convinced that pretty to stare at the corpse of Lenin. And the leader of the revolution, it’s time to bury, this reasonable and humane”, he explained.

As told in early August, Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov, Putin assured him that Lenin and other Soviet leaders will not be reburied. According to the Communist, the President said: “While I’m sitting here, no barbarism on the red square will not.”

Background: Kadyrov called dignified burials politicians