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In Krasnoyarsk, will open the monument to Boris Yeltsin

August 20 2008

In early autumn, in Krasnoyarsk is a monument to first Russian President Boris Yeltsin, said the founder of a local company, "Garo" Alexei Pfanenshtil who initiated the project.

"This is a monument not only to Yeltsin, is a monument to a certain point of support, which gave young people's lives," - he said.

Opening of the monument is scheduled for September 9. Also in Krasnoyarsk appear Square Boris Yeltsin, RIA Novosti reported.

"Monument to install next to the Siberian Federal University, where Campus" - told Pfanenshtil - "He will be under video surveillance. Yeltsin - a figure, but not everyone liked him."

On the first anniversary of the death of Boris Yeltsin opened a monument on the grave of politics in the Novodevichy cemetery in Moscow. In Yekaterinburg in honor of the first Russian president to name a street, his name got a Ural State Technical University (Ural State Technical University), where in 1950 he studied Yeltsin.

Yeltsin was elected the first president of Russia June 12, 1991 and held this post until December 31, 1999. He died on 23 April 2007 on the 77 th year of life.


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