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Dagestan’s Last Tightrope Walkers: A Photo Essay
A teacher keeps an ancient tradition alive in Russia's North Caucasus.
10 Artists Who Were Victims of Repressions, Remembered in Street Art
The portraits of 10 famous Russian artists who fell victims to repressions in the Soviet Union are on display in Moscow.
Game of Thrones Finale Sets Moscow Stadium Ablaze
A Song of Ice and Fire comes to Moscow one last time.
Spring Bike Festival Races Through Moscow
An estimated 40,000 cyclists took part in this epic bike festival.
Moscow's Prisoners Can Handle the Heat
Inmates put their culinary skills to the test in a cooking competition.
Russian Protesters Clash With Vigilantes Over Church Construction Site, in Photos
Residents of Russian's fourth-largest city are rallying against a planned church site in a popular city park.
Moscow Metro Riders Sit Atop Game of Thrones’ Iron Throne
Three Daenerys Targaryen, Cersei Lannister and Jon Snow lookalikes paid a visit to a Moscow metro station.
Summer Vibes in Russia's Capital
Now that the warm weather is here to stay, Muscovites are ready to spend the season outside.
Russia's 'Immortal Regiment' Marches On Victory Day
Each year on Victory Day, millions of people in Russia parade with portraits of relatives who fought in World War II.
Russia Marks Victory Day With Red Square Military Parade
Russia put on its annual show of military might to mark the Soviet Union's victory over the Nazis in World War II.
Moscow Kicks Off Fountain Season
There are more than 500 working fountains in Moscow. Here's a look at our favorites.
Russia Celebrates the Absurd and Illogical at Annual Monstration
The odd tradition turns the political demonstration upside down.
Moscow's Labor Day Parade Draws 100K Marchers
Cities across the country hold official parades, organized street demonstrations and marches on May 1 to celebrate workers and laborers.
Moscow Marches Toward Victory Day Parade
Muscovites are treated to a nighttime practice run ahead of the annual event that celebrates the end of World War II.
Moscow Celebrates Orthodox Easter
Muscovites including President Putin and Prime Minister Medvedev gathered at Christ the Savior Cathedral for an overnight mass.
from the archives
Remembering the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster, 33 Years Later
April 26 marks the 33rd anniversary of the world's worst nuclear disaster to date.
Siberia Rushes to Extinguish Fast-Spreading Wildfires
The fires, which were swept in from Mongolia by high winds, have caused almost $9.4 million in damage.
Vintage Tram Cars Parade Down Moscow’s Streets
The event marked the 120-year anniversary of the Moscow tram service’s opening.
Moscow's Monuments Get a Spring Shower
The capital's famous monuments need a solid scrubbing to clean off the winter dirt.
dressed to impress
Costumed Siberian Skiers Glide on Water for End-of-Winter Extravaganza
The skiers and snowboarders of Siberia love a good costume party on the slopes.
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