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Truthful animation video about the difficulties that may face foreign businessman in Russia.

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Mar/11

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Living in Russian dormitory

These photos were taken by a student living in typical Russian dorm.

Russian dormitory scenery 1

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Priiskoviy is the village of Ordzhonikidze district of Khakassia Republic located in the spur of the Kuznetsk Alatau mountains (1,5-1,6 km altitude).

The village is located to the south-west of the district administrative center – the village Kop’evo, near the border with Kemerovo oblast.

Priiskoviy, Khakassia Republic, Russia view 1

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Mar/11

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Russian police officer?

From March 1, 2011 the law on the police has come into force in Russia.

Russian police officer?

Picture from http://www.dragoart.com

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Russian penitentiary system is far from being perfect and here is one example. The following colony for criminals located somewhere on the territory of Perm krai was abandoned recently, in 2005, but as you can see the conditions of living there are rather extreme. The pictures were taken by Alexander Belenkiy (all the photos are clickable).

Abandoned colony for criminals, Russia view 1

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Dec/10

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The rescue of minibus and its driver

Russian roads can’t stop Russian people :)

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And nobody knows how many similar villages are there in present day Russia.

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Dec/10

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Orthodox style gold-domed costumes

The costumes were seen during one of the celebrations on the streets of Smolensk city. Some people say they see divers costumes here and who knows… :)

Smolensk city, Russia gold-domed costumes

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There are a lot of abandoned radio towers in Russia and they are becoming popular places to visit and show yourself.

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Pereslavl-Zalessky is a small Russian town (the population is about 42,000) situated in the southern part of Yaroslavl oblast. The following photos were captured by Lipilin Alexander at the local Museum of Flat Iron located on the central street of the town (the pictures are clickable).

Pereslavl-Zalessky city, Russia museum of flat iron view 1

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