Alexei Vlasov releases Alpha, a 20-year-old female goshawk, while patrolling the Kremlin in Moscow on March 21, 2019. Photo: AFP

The Kremlin hawks that keep watch over Russia President Vladimir Putin’s seat of power

  • Eagle-owls, goshawks and a peregrine falcon patrol the skies over Moscow’s picturesque fortress, protecting it from messy and disease-carrying crows
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Alexei Vlasov releases Alpha, a 20-year-old female goshawk, while patrolling the Kremlin in Moscow on March 21, 2019. Photo: AFP
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