A visitor is seen during the 6th Eastern Economic Forum (WEF) in Vladivostok, Russia. The forum is held annually in Vladivostok with the aim of stimulating foreign investment in the Russian Far East and developing economic cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region.
Flowers are seen at the scene of the terrorist attack, in which Islamic extremists captured more than 1,100 people, in the town of Beslan, Russia's Republic of Northern Ossetia-Alania. The victims of the terrorist action became 334 people, including 318 hostages, of which 186 are children.
A militant of Taliban (terrorist organization, banned in Russia) holds a rifle while standing on a street after a recent shelling, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Rockets struck a neighborhood near Kabul's international airport on Monday amid the ongoing U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.