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Eight historical buildings gone in 1 week

  • Apriadi Gunawan

    The Jakarta Post

Medan | Tue, May 25 2010 | 09:30 am

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...