February 28, 2013

Kremlin Guard, Moscow

Photograph by Kirill Kudryavtsev, AFP/Getty Images

A member of the Presidential Regiment stands guard at the Kremlin on a cold January day. The Kremlin’s tower-studded, walled complex of domed cathedrals and palaces, which dates to 1156, was the religious center of the Russian Orthodox Church and also the residence of the tsars.

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