Panos Pictures

Republic of Karelia, Russia

The grave of Kirill Nekrasov at the cemetery in his native village of Letnerechensky in the Republic of Karelia. Kirill (19) died on the first day of the war in Ukraine. He wanted to earn money dental treatment for his grandmother.
In many impoverished, depressed areas of Russia the army is the only possible work. The contract of service in Ukraine can bring around 200,000 Roubles (2,850 Euros) per month. Compensation for death is around 7,5 million Roubles (110,000 Euros). 50% of Russians live on incomes below 27,000 Roubles (385 Euro) per month.

Object Name
Panos Pictures
Republic of Karelia
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5000 x 3327 pixels
42.33 x 28.17 cm (300 dpi)
16.67 x 11.09 inch (300 dpi)
3.7 MB size on disk
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