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Afghan offering tea to American soldier
Parents, now elderly, still searching for their missing daughter.
Starving African kid and a missionary holding hands, Africa.
Inside a gas chamber, Auschwitz – Germany.
Surgeon after performing a (successfully) 23 hour long heart transplant. His assistant is sleeping in the corner.
Father and Son (1949-2009).
Diego Frazão Torquato, fiddles while in tears at the funeral of his teacher, the man responsible for changing violent and traumatized kids through music, Rio de Janeiro.
Russian soldier playing an abandoned piano, Chechnya, 1994.
Young man just discovered that his brother was killed.
Christians protecting Muslims with a human shield during a prayer, Cairo, Egypt – 2011
Firefighter giving water to thirsty koala during the devastating wildfires, Australia – 2009.
Terri Gurrola sees her daughter for the first time after serving 7 months in Iraq.
Homeless waiting for food to distributed outside a mosque, New Delhi, India.
Zanjeer, the dog who saved thousands of lives during the explosions in Mumbai – 1993, detecting more than 3,329 pounds of RDX explosives, 600 detonators, 249 hand grenades and 6,406 rounds of ammunition. Even police attended his funeral.
Man jumps to his death from the World Trade Center during the 9/11 attacks.
Child trying to bring his alcoholic father home.
Couple die hugging in the rubble of a collapsed factory.
Sunset viewed from Mars.
Five year old boy smoking at a party in the gypsy community of St. Jacques, Perpignan, southern France. It is quite common for kids to smoke in St. Jacques.
Hhaing Yu, 29, cries to see the destruction caused by the cyclone that hit Myanmar in 2008.
Dog waits for his owner to return after two days of flooding in Rio de Janeiro, 2011.
Son runs to hug his father for the last time before WWII.
Russian veteran finds the tank he drove during WWII.
The power of a flower.
Woman cries in the middle of the city of Natori, destroyed after the earthquake and tsunami hit Japan in March 2011.
Graves that unite a Protestant and Catholic couple in the Netherlands (1888).
Owner finds his dog after the tornado that destroyed Alabama in March 2012, USA.
Demonstration of the condom use in a public market in Jayapura, capital of Papua, 2009.
Russians soldiers about to begin the battle of Kursk in July 1943.
Man saving baby cats during a flood that struck India in 2011.