Klintsevich commented on Putin’s words about the Lenin mausoleum

© AFP 2018 / Kirill Kudryvtsev honor guard at the entrance to Lenin’s Mausoleum in MoscowKlintsevich commented on Putin’s words about the Lenin mausoleum© AFP 2018 / Kirill Kudryvtsev

First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Franz Klintsevich, commenting on the words of Russian President Vladimir Putin about the body of Lenin, comparing it with the relics of saints, wrote on his page in Facebook that Putin said, «what really is».

On Sunday, Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed the view that communism is «akin» to Christianity, and the room in the mausoleum of Vladimir Lenin compared with the veneration of the relics of the saints. In addition, he called the code of the Builder of communism «sublimation», «primitive excerpt from the Bible.»

«Vladimir Putin once again spoke as a politician, devoid of any ideological blinders. In the end he said that there are actually, called, as they say, white is white,» wrote Klintsevich.

At the same time, he added that the personality of Lenin «will remain in history as a gigantic figure, peribahasa the whole world», furthermore, Klintsevich sure that it is «the level of Alexander the great, Genghis Khan, Tamerlane.»