Russian soldiers preparing for the Battle of Kursk, July 1943 Image credits: Shirak Karapetyan-Milshtein - photograph was created in for a photo competition. It is based on archive photos from the war in Russia in
Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. Roermond, NL, 1888 Kind of pathetic and sweet. They should have purchased grave lots at a municipal cemetery.
Hhaing The Yu, holds his face in his hand as rain falls on the decimated remains of his home near Myanmar’s capital of Yangon (Rangoon). In May cyclone Nargis struck southern Myanmar, leaving millions homeless and claiming more than lives Brian Sokol
Afghan man offers tea to a soldier In this random act of kindness, an Afghan man offers tea to American soldiers on duty in Afghanistan. Notice the soldier in the background and the second cup of tea in his hand.
The Falling Man is a photograph taken by Associated Press photographer Richard Drew, of a man falling from the North Tower of the World Trade Center at a. during the September 11 attacks in New York City.
A hero. Zanjeer the dog saved thousands of lives during Mumbai serial blasts in March 1993 by detecting more than kgs of the explosive RDX, 600 detonators, 249 hand grenades and 6406 rounds of live ammunition. He was buried with full honors in 2000
A firefighter gives water to a koala during the devastating Black Saturday bushfires that burned across Victoria, Australia, in Koalas will drink water if there is a bush fire or it is too hot. Normally they get their water from eating eucalyptus leaves.