September 11, 2018. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, visit an exhibition at the Far East Street venue held as part of the Eastern Economic Forum on the embankment of the Far Eastern Federal University on Russky Island.
July 15, 2018. Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Gianni Infantino, from left, and French President Emmanuel Macron, center, during the 2018 FIFA World Cup final match between the national teams of France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium.
Students of the Moscow Military Music College before the official graduation ceremony for officers graduating from the Defense Ministry's higher military educational institutions on the Cathedral Square at the Moscow Kremlin.
April 7, 2017. Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his wife Svetlana during the Easter service at the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow. Right: Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin.
Diplomatic mission personnel remove a US flag from the building of the US Consulate-General on Furshtatskaya Street in St. Petersburg. On March 29, Russia announced the US Consulate-General in St. Petersburg must be closed as a response measure to the expulsion of Russian diplomats.
A woman poses for a photo by a car, which is a part of the special exposition, devoted to the 100th anniversary of the fire protection service of the USSR, at the 27th Oldtimer Gallery exhibition of vintage cars and antiques at the Sokolniki Conference and Exhibition Center.
Agafia Lykova, a hermitess from the old Believer family, says a prayer. The Lykov family of Old Believers went to the Sayan mountains taiga in the later 1930s, resided in isolation and were discovered by Soviet geologists in 1978. Agafia Lykova is currently the only survivor of the Lykovs.
Bandung, Indonesia's Java Island. This is the annual Adu Bagong tournament that pits wild boars against dogs. The bout takes place on an arena measuring 15 by 30 meters and enclosed by woven bamboo walls and ends after one of the animals has been wounded.