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MagazineJun 1, 2017
Moscow’s metro is one of the busiest and most visually stunning underground systems in the world. Created as a showcase for the Soviet Union, its elaborate, spacious stations are adorned with mosaics, marble statues and stained glass that tell the story of the communist state.
People ride the metro train during rush hour in Moscow, Russia, April 18, 2017. GRIGORY DUKOR/REUTERS