Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. Viewing stand for reviewing the anniversary parade on Tiraspol's main road.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 31 August 2015. Nightly preparations for the parade celebrating Transdniester's 25th anniversary.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. 25 October street in the city center adorned with the national colors on the occasion of Transdniester's 25th anniversary.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. Two girls in uniform walking up the stairs of the Palace of Children and Youth Creativity.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. Suvorov square in the city center adorned with the national colors on the occasion of Transdniester's 25th anniversary.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. Eccentric blue building housing the city's medical center allegedly funded by Moscow.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. The State Drama Theatre and Orthodox Church on Shevchenko Street are two of the city's major sights.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. A cinema and one of the notorious Sheriff supermarkets, a chain that allegedly owns half the state.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. A suburban area surrounded by fields outside of Tiraspol.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. A family home and a Shell gas station on the outskirts of Tiraspol.
Tiraspol, Transnistria, 1 September 2015.  People enjoying a sunny day on the Dnister beach just outside Tiraspol.
Tiraspol, Transnistria, 1 September 2015.  Girls enjoying the region's traditional Kvas drink, made from rye bread, or strolling a promenade on the riverbank.
Tiraspol, Transdniester, 1 September 2015. Recreational area in the city's central Pobeda (Victory) park and an ATM placed in front of a colorful wall at the State University.