Some miscellaneous photos of Bishkek and its surroundings. The Ata-Beyit memorial (Kyrgyz for "Grave of Our Fathers") is dedicated to the victims of the 1938 NKVD purge and the 2010 revolution. It is located about 20km south of Bishkek. Next to it lies the tomb of Chinghiz Aitmatov, Kyrgyzstan's most famous literary figure.
01 Soldier monument 02 Soldier monument 03 Lamp in Faiza restaurant 04 Faiza restaurant 05 Ata-Beyit memorial
06 Ata-Beyit memorial 07 Statue in Ata-Beyit memorial 08 Chinghiz Aitmatov Memorial 09 Tomb of Chinghiz Aitmatov
10 Tomb of Chinghiz Aitmatov 11 Tomb of Chinghiz Aitmatov 12 Ata-Beyit memorial
13 Ata-Beyit memorial 14 Tandem bicycles 15 Girls playing at fountain 16 Cinema
17 Small girl and fountain 18 University 19 Bishkek airport
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