Derg Monument, Addis Ababa (must see)
The monument is classified as one of the major landmarks of the city. It is also called Tigilachin Monument. It has a column with a red star at the top. There are statues of 3 soldiers at the column. This monument was received as a gift from North Korea. Currently, the monument grounds are overgrown and the monument has suffered from neglect (which some say is deliberate).
This sight is featured in a self-guided walking tour of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia within the mobile app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play. Please download the app to your mobile phone or tablet for travel directions for visiting this sight. The app turns your mobile device to a personal tour guide and it works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.
Derg Monument on Map
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