Despite the freezing temperatures, a large number of workers, young men and women, Communist Party (CPRF) members and members of social movements visited Lenin's Mausoleum in Moscow's Red Square, in order to pay tribute to the great leader of the Great October Socialist Revolution, Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, on the occasion of the 95th anniversary of his death.
The ceremony was attended by leaders of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, regional parliaments, communists of the Moscow city and Moscow regional branches, representatives of public organizations.
After the ceremony, the Chairman of the CPRF Gennady Zyuganov made a statement to reporters. “Today we came to worship the blessed memory of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin", said Zyuganov, "one of the most brilliant and talented people on the planet".
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The CPRF Chairman refered to Lenin's outstanding personality and achievements, pointing out that "Soviet power was the highest achievement of world civilization".