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12 The Market of Izmail

The Market of Izmail

Today markets and bazaars are not very popular - they have been practically replaced by indoor markets, malls, super- and hypermarts. But in one of the Southern Ukrainian towns
called Izmail there is a true bazaar of the beaten path. Everything here is like tens of years ago - it seems that you can't find here even a single modern thing!
10 MiG-31 Boneyard [photos]

MiG-31 Boneyard [photos]

Every plane, as well as every engine, has its own lifetime. Engine's lifetime is measured in working hours, and airframe's lifetime - in the number of takeoffs and landings. After the end
of lifetime, an engine can be demounted and replaced by a new one, but an airframe is often disposed. Here is one of the military boneyards, where disposed MiGs are stored.
8 Another Supersecret Object – “Gadzhiyevo” Garrison

Another Supersecret Object – “Gadzhiyevo” Garrison

Gadzhiyevo is the Russian town located in the Murmansk region. This town has the
garrison with the same name. Here submarine forces of the Northern Navy are located.
21 The Security To Trust

The Security To Trust

Let us introduce to you the 7th Rezekne Red Banner Missile Division and its   strategic mobility complexes with an intercontinental ballistic missile, "Topol"
("Poplar"). Unlike the 46th Missile Division whose central command post was transformed into the museum, this one still operates and guards its Homeland.
17 Strategic Missile Forces Museum

Strategic Missile Forces Museum

In 2001 the last Ukrainian launcher of the intercontinental ballistic missile, RS-22, was destroyed and the central military command post of
the 46 th Missile Division was transformed into a museum. The USA has the similar museum which is called Ronald Reagan Minuteman.
34 The Upgraded Georgian Army

The Upgraded Georgian Army

This is a story about one Georgian infantry brigade. Its soldiers took part in the military
actions in Tskhinvali, a great number of them died then. The unit was destroyed in 2008.
10 The Supersecret Unit

The Supersecret Unit

The unit in the Tver Region is so supersecret that it cannot even be found on the Google maps. However in the beginning of
the 60s Khrushchev showed here the rocket R-16 to F. Castro and his men. It was able to fly to the USA and Cuba.
10 The Nature Reserve Near Astrakhan

The Nature Reserve Near Astrakhan

The Astrakhan region is a perfect place for ecotourism. There is no better place for tourists that like
animals and especially birds. Swans, sea eagles, egrets, pelicans, cormorants and other birds nest here.
17 Moscow Tuning Show

Moscow Tuning Show

An amazing tuning show was held in Moscow from the 15th to 17th of April. Gold and
silver cars, half-naked girls and airbrushing. All this is inside the post!
14 Life In Kyrgyzstan

Life In Kyrgyzstan

Osh is a big old Kirghiz city located in the south of the country.
The following pictures show everyday life of the Osh dwellers.

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