10 Soviet Civil Defence Posters

Soviet Civil Defence Posters

Here is a set of curious civil-defence posters from the Soviet past. It seems
adults and children knew better what they had to do in emergency situations...
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16 Coming Back Home

Coming Back Home

Simferopol. March 23rd. Military men come back home from Ukrainian army to their homes in Crimea, where
they have been serving. Their relatives, parents, girlfriends are meeting them at the station.
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10 The Biggest Riot In Moscow Since the Beginning of the Century

The Biggest Riot In Moscow Since the Beginning of the Century

Moscow had never seen such disorder as happened in 2002 following the Japan-Russia football match, where our country lost 1:0. The screen in Manezhnaya
square showing the match was broken by bottles, people were breaking shop windows, and set fire to cars... 380 of them were finally detained.
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5 Crimea: Changing of the Guard

Crimea: Changing of the Guard

Ukrainian soldiers are leaving the precincts of their military units, taking their belongings away. The new Ukrainian
authorities promise that those who stay will be accommodated, together with their families, in the territory of Ukraine.
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15 Taking Over Sevastopol Ukrainian Fleet Headquarters

Taking Over Sevastopol Ukrainian Fleet Headquarters

Meanwhile, military men and the so called forces of Sevastopol self-defence are driving Ukrainian sailors
and navy officers away from the naval headquarters in Sevastopol. No shots were fired, reportedly.
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9 Liberation of Crimea And Sevastopol In Photos

Liberation of Crimea And Sevastopol In Photos

The operation of Crimean liberation occurred from April 8th to May 12th 1944 by forces of the fourth Ukrainian front, Primorye Army, supported by the Black and Azov fleets. In May 5-7th, 1944 the troops of the Ukrainian front attacked the
German fortifications in intense battles, on the 9th of May they fully liberated Sevastopol, and on the 12th of May the remaining enemy troops laid down their arms at Cape Chersonese. This photo set is devoted to the event.
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3 Color Photos of the War Time

Color Photos of the War Time

Those war photos that we usually show are black and white, this selection is different. The images
you are going to see have been masterly painted to show us the war days in a more vivid way.
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9 Meanwhile a Mobilization Taking Place in  Ukraine

Meanwhile a Mobilization Taking Place in Ukraine

An army mobilization is taking place in Ukraine these days. Both regular and volunteer servicemen are being enlisted. A
Ukrainian photo agency, Ukrafoto, has published a few photos from the recent field training for the newly arrived.
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31 What Crimea Actually Is

What Crimea Actually Is

What does the part of Ukraine that arouses so many disputes today, look like? In general it's a place with a
Mediterranean climate, with ancient history, mountains, beaches and nature reserves... This is what Crimea actually is.
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9 Russian Communal Services Arrived to Crimea

Russian Communal Services Arrived to Crimea

A formation of Russian civil trucks representing different community services has arrived in Crimea today. It consisted of trucks and buses, such as: firefighter trucks, garbage collection trucks, street cleaning vehicles,
city buses and ambulances - more than sixty vehicles in total. All having Russian registration plates and moving towards Sevastopol, the largest Crimean city. These are actual photos and a video of them:
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