a collection of photos of significance

Pictures to Admire

Shocking Moments in History
Collected and Compiled by: Ikarus Kuwait These are pictures that hold significant interest, either for their historical value, nature, beauty, or just the fun, compiled from different sources. Credit goes to the .individual photographers

:1960 Seconds before the assassination of the leader of Asanoma Japanese Party, by an opponent student

Pictures to Admire

a collection of photos of significance

Shocking Moments in History

:1962 A soldier hit by a sniper, holding a priest in his final moments

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a collection of photos of significance

Shocking Moments in History

:1963 Chin Kang Douk, the Buddhist leader in south Vietnam, burning himself in protest to the torture methods used by the Vietnamese government. Chin remained calm and did not move during burning himself
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a collection of photos of significance Shocking Moments in History

:1965 A mother and her children crossing the river in Vietnam, escaping the American bombardment
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a collection of photos of significance Shocking Moments in History

Police Chief of Staff in South Vietman shooting at a Vietnamese youth

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a collection of photos of significance

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:1973 Moments before the death of the elected Chilean president Silvadore Alendy during the revolt

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a collection of photos of significance

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:1975 A woman and her child fall to their death from a collapsed balcony while escaping fire in their building
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a collection of photos of significance

Shocking Moments in History

:1980 The hand of a starving kid from Uganda in the palm of an aid worker

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a collection of photos of significance

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:1981 Colonel Mullena and the military police, while storming the Spanish parliament and holding the members hostages

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a collection of photos of significance

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:1982 Palestinian refugees massacred in Sabra and Shatilla camp, Lebanon

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a collection of photos of significance

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:1992 A Somalia mother buries her son who died of starvation

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a collection of photos of significance

Shocking Moments in History

:1994 A man tortured by the Rwanda soldiers for suspicion of talking to Tutsi rebels

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a collection of photos of significance

Shocking Moments in History

:2003 An Iraqi prisoner of war, trying to calm down his son

Pictures to Admire

a collection of photos of significance

Shocking Moments in History