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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 escalators at Sretensky Bulvar metro station in Moscow, Russia, April 12, 2017. GRIGORY DUKOR/REUTERS