This exhausted polar bear has been pictured roaming a Russian city hundreds of miles away from its natural habitat in a bid to find food.
The animal was spotted wandering close to a factory on the outskirts of the Arctic city of Norilsk, said Russian authorities on Tuesday.
Heartbreaking pictures of the starving animal searching the streets of the worlds northernmost city have been widely shared by many concerned social media users.
The images show the animal scavenging for food among rubble and walking directly in front of moving traffic in busy city roads.
After first being spotted on Sunday night, the bear is now under observation by officials.
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