Luxury and poor people in the same time at that time. Very contrast, very cool. Over thirty fresh found photos from the Russia in 90s. A period of transition from a Soviet state to now.
Young Russian violin player on the streets of Moscow 93
First Chechen war.
Soviet army withdrawal from Europe (Germany had over million Soviet troops in Soviet times)
Moscow mayor Yuri Luzhkov
Slot machines were very legal – kids could play instead arcades.
First comptuters were a dream
Dream setup of any gamer.
Prices for Inet access.
Solzhenitsyn has returned.
Yeltsin with some foreign guy
A Rutskoi during the parliament siege with his bodyguard in office.
Belarus shortages with gas
An apartment in the Moscow, 1992
Russian soldier in Chechnya getting warm by burning bills. 1995, GosBank Chechnya.
Russian president of Chechnya with a Chechen terrorist.
War in Chechnya was a thing.
Interogation of the captured Chechen man
Ronald Reagan had a message for the people of USSR (on the new year even 1985)
Russian pop band member (dead very soon)