Support The Moscow Times!
A man wearing a face mask walks in central Moscow on Sept. 28. Russia saw record coronavirus deaths several days in a row in late September.
Alexander Nemenov / AFP

Shootings, Elections and Drills: Russia's September in Photos

From a controversial parliamentary election to a tragic school shooting and abnormally cold weather, there was no shortage of major news events in Russia this September.

Here's a look back at the month in photos:

We need your help now more than ever.

Independent media outlets and journalists in Russia are being increasingly targeted with “foreign agent” and “undesirable” labels, threatening the existence of the free press day by day.

Your donation to The Moscow Times directly supports the last independent English-language news source within Russia.