December 7, 2016. The Moscow Kremlin. Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Akita-inu dog Yume before being interviewed by Nippon Television Network Corporation and Yomiuri Shimbun in the run-up to his official visit to Japan.
Bolshoi Theatre ballet dancer Olga Smirnova during a gala concert of the Svetlanov State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia and the Sveshnikov State Academic Russian Choir at the historical stage of the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.
Kasim Ahmad Alsavaz from an ISIS-freed area in Syria, during an initial medical examination at Kirov Military Medical Academy in St. Petersburg. A group of Syrian children with serious chronic diseases are delivered to St. Petersburg to undergo treatment at Kirov Military Medical Academy.
On November 7, Felix the polar bear and Yunona the Amur tigress at the Royev Ruchei Zoo in Krasnoayrsk predicted the results of the upcoming US presidential election. The tigress "voted" for Hillary Clinton, while the bear supporting Donald Trump.
Nadezhda Savchenko arrives in Moscow for appeal hearings on Nikolai Karpyuk and Stanislav Klykh case
Verkhovna Rada deputy Nadezhda Savchenko at the Supreme Court of Russia during appeal hearing on the case of Ukrainians Nikolai Karpyuk and Stanislav Klykh, members of the UNA-UNSO nationalist organization.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Paul Loebe Haus parliamentary building in Berlin before the Normandy format meeting between the leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France on settling the Ukrainian conflict, October 19, 2016.
Transit of Russian Northern Fleet aircraft carrier group through the Norwegian Sea and the North Sea
Aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov during the transit of Russian Northern Fleet aircraft carrier group through the Norwegian Sea and the North Sea. (The picture is a handout material piece provided by the third person party. Strictly for editorial use. Archiving, commercial use, advertisement use phohibited).
Servicemen of the special purpose and reconnaissance detachments of the Federal National Guard Troops Service during a forced march conducted as part of the qualification test for the right to wear crimson and dark green beret. Gorny training center in the Novosibirsk Region.
An army serviceman with Igla short-range man-portable air defense system standing on a Tigr armored vehicle during a joint tactical exercise of the Collective Rapid Reaction Force (CRRF) of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), Rubezh-2016, at the Balykchy military base in Kyrgyzstan.