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3 Russian Artists Draw War in Syria

Russian Artists Draw War in Syria

Near the exposition of shot down Syrian militants drones the Russian army also has a display of so called "Studio of Military Artists". The pieces are devoted to the Russia army operations
in Syria. Here are some examples of the pictures, photos taken by Twower. The first one above is called "preparing airplane for combat strike at Khmeimim airbase in Syria"
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0 Archive Photos of World War 2 By Alexander Kapustyanski

Archive Photos of World War 2 By Alexander Kapustyanski

Alexandr Kapustianski travelled through Russia and Europe during WW2 together with the army.
He participated in the siege of Berlin, too. And here are some of his best photos.
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4 Russia Army Shows Syrian Militants Shot Down drones

Russia Army Shows Syrian Militants Shot Down drones

During the ARMY-2018 expo, the Russian army made a separate booth to display seized drones, made
by Syrian militants, that were used to attack the Russian army during the battles there.
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3 Wedding Photos of Mari People of Russian Empire

Wedding Photos of Mari People of Russian Empire

At that time among these people it was normal for boys to get married at the age of fifteen and girls to get married as young as thirteen. If parents couldn't get them married at this age,
they were sort of worried they are doing something wrong with their lives. In the first photo you can see a soon to be married couple while visiting the parents of the bride.
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6 Proto Bread Loaf Vans of USSR

Proto Bread Loaf Vans of USSR

  The Bukhanka or UAZ-452 is a family of off-road vans that have been produced at the Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant (UAZ) since 1965. They are
still being produced and sold today. In fact, this is one of the most widely used ambulance vans in the countryside today in Russia
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7 It’s Raining Bugs in Yakutia (the video is really creepy)

It’s Raining Bugs in Yakutia (the video is really creepy)

Two days ago, the Yakutian nature conservation center received a call that "unknown
bugs have been found in their thousands in one part of the Yakutia region ".
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1 Russian and Chinese Jets Flying at ARMY-2018 Expo Forum

Russian and Chinese Jets Flying at ARMY-2018 Expo Forum

Russian photographer, Marina Listseva, went last Sunday to see jets flying at the
Russian ARMY-2018 expo forum. These are the photos she managed to take there:
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5 Water of Gulf of Finland Near Petersburg is Now Emerald

Water of Gulf of Finland Near Petersburg is Now Emerald

The waters of the Gulf of Finland turned green near St.Petersburg, Russia. They say it is because of the algae and the abnormally high temperature of
the air and water this year. Like, if your pool gets warm and no chlorine is added, it becomes infested with green algae like this, too.
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8 How Russian Oil Field on Artificial Islands Looks Like from Above

How Russian Oil Field on Artificial Islands Looks Like from Above

Those little islands are called "bushes". There are oil pumps placed on them. This is a Samotlor oil field near Nizhnevartovsk. The oil deposits
are on the bottom of the lake and swamp so there are many artificial islands made on which they drill the well and put an oil pump.
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3 Color Photos of 1907-1911 Altai Mountains of Russia

Color Photos of 1907-1911 Altai Mountains of Russia

The man, the photographer - Sergei Borisov, was born into a "slave" family. Until 1861, slavery was legal in Russia in the form of serfdom. He was forced to work since an early age, until later he was freed and moved away to Barnaul where he found his
passion in photography and opened his own photo studio. As time passed by, it became the biggest and most popular studio in town, so he had enough money to go on a trip to the Altai mountains and he brought back over 1500 photos from there.
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