The great pyramid of Giza in Egypt.
A boat trip off the coast of Yalta, Crimea.
Painted eggs on a table in the village of Stara Nekrasivka in Ukraine’s Odessa region. Painting eggs is an Easter tradition in Ukraine, Russia and many other countries with Eastern Orthodox populations.
Zhenya and Ura, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
The Buddhist 'Khurul' in Elista, capital of the Russian republic of Kalmykia.
Tsar Nicholas II pictured on an icon in a tent in the main pro-Russian protest camp in Odessa during the 'Euromaidan' uprisings. The camp was destroyed in clashes in May 2014, which left over 40 dead in a fire in the nearby Trade Union House.
In the village of Stara Nekrasivka in Ukraine's Odessa region at Easter.
Men pray in a shopping precinct in central Cairo.
A political rally in Kiev’s Independence Square. Since its independence from the USSR in 1991, political crises, from the Orange Revolution of 2004 to the Euromaidan uprisings of 2014, have rendered Ukraine’s future uncertain. The red flags belong to the Ukrainian Communist Party. The blue flags belong to the Party of Regions.
A view into a shop under renovation, Moscow, Russia.
A mural in the National History Museum of Albania in Tirana.
A view from a park in Cairo, Egypt.
Street scene, Moscow, Russia.
A lion in Giza zoo, Egypt.
In the Russian republic of Kalmykia.
A mug with a picture of Audrey Hepburn in a house in Donetsk, east Ukraine.
A mosaic depicting Lenin in Kazan, Russia.
The steppe between Kalmykia and Volgograd, Russia.