Images of Chechnya

The mosque named after A.H. Kadyrov under construction

Portrait of president Kadyrov

Statue of president Kadyrov on Kadyrov Avenue in Grozny

Revolution Square in the rebuilt part of the city

The Archangel Michael Orthodox church on Kadyrov Avenue

Kadyrov Avenue – one of the first streets rebuilt after the war

Surroundings of the Grozny market

Women selling bird cherries in the Grozny market

Market in the centre of Grozny

The Chechen lotto in the Grozny market

Bombed school No. 34 in the Oktyabrsky district

„Beware of mines!” says the graffiti on the school wall

A little artist during children’s event in the centre of the city

Children in traditional Chechen dresses

At a roadside cafe. A portrait of A.H. Kadyrov and his son Ramzan - the current president

Traditional Chechen dish called chapalgsh

Novye Atagi

Novye Atagi

The Argun River near Novye Atagi

Surroundings of Novye Atagi

On the way to the mountains

Mountainous landscape of Chechnya

Hot sulphuric springs in the Staropromyslovsky district of Grozny

photos by: Olga Mielnikiewicz