Bust of Soviet state founder Lenin is seen in front of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Yuzhno-Kurilsk settlement on Kunashir Island

Bust of Soviet state founder Lenin is seen in front of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Yuzhno-Kurilsk settlement on Kunashir Island

A bust of Vladimir Lenin is seen in front of the Holy Trinity Cathedral in the settlement of Yuzhno-Kurilsk on the Island of Kunashir, one of four islands known as the Southern Kurils in Russia and the Northern Territories in Japan. Photo: Yuri Maltsev, Reuters

February 26, 2017 11:19 AM (UTC+8)