There is no monument to the communistic past any more. Burned the House of “Kim Il Sung” in Primorsky Krai
Today, there are reports of the Primorsky Territory that it was destroyed by fire one of the monuments of the communist past of our country. The so-called “house of Kim Il Sung,” which in recent years has been the home of the Russian-Korean friendship.
It was built specially for the visit of North Korean leader Kim Il Sung in 1986, the house was located on the border between Russia and North Korea. That night guards at the checkpoint noticed the fire and called the Emergency Situations Ministry outfits, but the construction could not be saved. Fully wooden house, made in the Korean style, and everything is inside, including the literature on the history of relations between Korea and the Soviet Union, works of art were destroyed by fire. The cause of fire is not clear.
The head of the local district, said that the initiates will raise funds to restore the house of the Russian-Korean friendship. Recently, this house was used as a museum, but visitors there were very few. Several times the head of North Korea came there, Kim Il Sung’s son, Kim Jong Il.