Eight historical buildings gone in 1 week
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Demolition of eight historical buildings in Medan, North Sumatra began last week despite concerns from activists and historians.The historical buildings — five Dutch colonial-era buildings on Jl. Timor and three on Jl. Ahmad Yani — would be replaced by a shopping mall and a newspaper office.Sumatra Heritage Council (BWS) secretary Rika Susanto, said that the demolition of historical buil...