Two Russian Cossacks watch pedestrians passing by as they patrol Belorussky railway station in downtown Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Renowned for their sword-fighting prowess

 

              Two Russian Cossacks watch pedestrians passing by as they patrol Belorussky railway station in downtown Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Renowned for their sword-fighting prowess
Two Russian Cossacks watch pedestrians passing by as they patrol Belorussky railway station in downtown Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Renowned for their sword-fighting prowess and anti-Semitism in czarist Russia, the Cossacks are taking on new foes: beggars, drunks, unlicensed traders and improperly parked cars. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)