Some of the most compelling photographs from RFE/RL's broadcast region and beyond for the ninth week of 2016. For more photo galleries, see our Picture This archive.
Children in Chechnya rehearse a ceremony to honor their mothers ahead of International Women's Day on March 8. (RFE/RL)
A man lies on the pavement after Turkish antiriot police officers fired tear gas to disperse supporters in front of the headquarters of the Turkish daily newspaper Zaman in Istanbul after Turkish authorities seized the headquarters in a midnight raid. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
A man exercises in the early morning on a hilltop overlooking Kabul, Afghanistan. (Reuters/Mohammad Ismail)
Children walk through a field near a makeshift camp near the Greek village of Idomeni at the Greek-Macedonian border, where thousands of migrants and refugees are stranded. (AFP/Louisa Gouliamaki)