1 Russian Empire Army Hospital in 1914-1916

Russian Empire Army Hospital in 1914-1916

Here are the photos of Russian Empire army hospital made in around 1914-1916. The World War I was going on, there was not enough hospitals to put all wounded soldiers. Schools and
other state buildings were turned into hospital. Here  are some unique photos including surgery rooms and patients. This one first photo is the entrance into the hospital.
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3 Great Ukrainian Wall

Great Ukrainian Wall

After a few years ago Ukraine decided to build a wall on Russian border. Previously there was no border and people could snoop here and there between two states. They
wanted to build a full-time wall, like the Israel is having with Palestine but it turned out most of the funds were stolen in process so they got a fence.
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4 Life of the Worker in USSR, 1950s

Life of the Worker in USSR, 1950s

In 1950s American LIFE magazine has spent a couple of days with a simple
Russian worker capturing his daily routines. Here are some photos they made.
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1 Russian Newest Next Generation Jet SU-57 or PAK-FA T50 Freshest Photos

Russian Newest Next Generation Jet SU-57 or PAK-FA T50 Freshest Photos

During month of July Russian blogger and photographer Antonio50 was able to make photos of the newest Russian next generation jet SU-57. It
was previously known as PAK-FA project or T-50 but a few days ago a Russian army commander confirmed that the plane gets SU-57 name.
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1 Soviet Crimea in 1960s-1980s

Soviet Crimea in 1960s-1980s

A traveller visited this place somewhere
between these dates and here are the photos.
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1 Fifteen Great Russian Artworks You Won’t Find in Any Schoolbooks

Fifteen Great Russian Artworks You Won’t Find in Any Schoolbooks

Soviet and then Russian schoolbooks are pretty much avoiding these artworks. All of them are connected by one topic - heavy drunkenness, bullying, family violence, but mostly of
course, drunkenness. Despite how famous the artist was, how good the artworks themselves are, they are generally not included in the textbooks or art books in Russia.
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8 Russian Pilot Escaped to USA on Super Secret Air Force MiG-25 Jet

Russian Pilot Escaped to USA on Super Secret Air Force MiG-25 Jet

At the beginning of 1976, an international scandal broke out: A Soviet Air Force pilot, Viktor Belenko, escaped the USSR together with the newest MiG-25
jet. He landed in Japan first and then asked for asylum in the USA. In the Soviet country he left a wife and four kids. He never saw them again.
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2 Most Crazy Things Russian People Do with Their Balconies

Most Crazy Things Russian People Do with Their Balconies

Horses, old cars, Spiderman and many more - this is what you can expect from
Russian people storing at their apartment balconies. This collection has it all.
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0 Only in Russia photos part 9

Only in Russia photos part 9

A new "Only in Russia" collection. Unfortunate ad placements, arrested kittens, why
you shouldn't suck on air force pilot hose, and much more in this edition.
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4 American Navy Sailors Visiting Sevastopol, Crimea in 1989

American Navy Sailors Visiting Sevastopol, Crimea in 1989

So when Gorbachev announced "perestroyka" (change) such visits became possible. Two American Navy ships USS Thomas S. Gates (CG-51) and USS Kauffman (FFG-59) arrived to previously "closed" city of Sevastopol - main base of Soviet and then Russian Navy at the Black
Sea. Sevastopol before was impossible to visit by American or any NATO ship. It was so important for Russian Navy that even after USSR collapse when Crimea became Ukrainian the Sevastopol continued to most of all Russian Black Sea fleet.
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