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Kuchi Nomads, Afghanistan

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KINTSUKUROI - river of fire through woman

KINTSUKUROI

[a technique for repairing broken pots with gold] no snowfall remains unblemished the gold we bring is all we have ...

BOMB DROPPED ON HIROSHIMA JAPAN on August 6, 1945 (shadow left by a Hiroshima citizen who had been working at 8:15 when the bomb was dropped)

Shadows and Foreshadowing at Nagasaki

Atomic shadows at Nagasaki When U.S. Secretary of War William Howard Taft arrived in Nagasaki Harbor on July 31, 1905, he and the huge imperial retinue about the SS Manchuria were given a rapturous welcome. As the ship departed that evening, notes James Bradley in his infuriatingly informative history The Imperial Cruise, Nagasaki's mayor toasted Taft and his party with champagne. The Sumo-sized American functionary then led the throng in a war chant to celebrate Japan's battlefield triumphs…

A mother and her child in a refugee camp from the war in Bangladesh by Don McCullin. 1971. S)

WARNING!!

“I didn’t want to be a war photographer in the first place, I wanted to show landscapes and peace, which is what I am doing now, and which I find much harder than photographing war. It doesn’t take...

Afghanistan.. before and after one of the many wars..... The women at the top are just tourists.

Afghanistan.. before and after one of the many wars..... The women at the top are just tourists.

salamalaikum:    Afghan Orphan  such sad eyes tell us how her life is

Peace be upon you - السلام عليكم

salamalaikum: “ Afghan Orphan ”

Afghanistan

Afghane

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Volti dall'Afghanistan

Volti dall'Afghanistan

Gul Afrooz, non sa quanti anni ha. "Sono diventata così per le botte di mio marito. Ho un piede deformato per una frattura non curata, non ci sto con la testa e i miei 5 figli non mi riconoscono come madre. Le capre che mi sono state donate mi danno gioia. I malati mentali vivono una c

National Geographic, 1985  Steve McCurry shot photo of young woman at a refugee camp in Pakistan for a story on "Along Afganistan's War-Torn Frontier." In 2002, McCurry and National Geographic returned to Pakistan to find the woman, which they did. The woman's name is Sharbat Gula.   My FAVORITE picture of all time....haunting!

National Geographic at 125

The institution, founded in Washington in 1888, is celebrating its 125th anniversary Sunday.

Mushroom cloud from the atomic explosion over Nagasaki at 11:02 a.m, August 9, 1945

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Mushroom cloud from the atomic explosion over Nagasaki at 11:02 a.m, August 9, 1945

Six Bangladeshi girls who had been defaced by corrosive acid thrown on them by jilted lovers or foes return to Dhaka July 21 from Spain where they received free treatment, including surgery. Hundreds of Bangladeshi girls suffer acid attack

Women Victims: The Real Heroes of Acid Attack [SLIDESHOW]

Violent assault in the form of acid attack is most common in many countries. According to Wikipedia, these attacks are most common in Cambodia, Afghanistan, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and a few

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Afghanistan

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Afghanistan.

She's so beautiful, perfect photo and beautiful eyes

She's so beautiful, perfect photo and beautiful eyes

Woman with no eyes and streams from that part of face.

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Woman with no eyes and streams from that part of face.

Holodomor is the Ukrainian word for “killing by hunger.” It is now the proper term for Josef Stalin’s forced starvation genocide against the Ukraine from 1932 to 1933. The manner by which Stalin forced it on the Ukrainian people is open for discussion, but most historians agree that he knew what was happening in the Ukraine and refused to provide relief of any kind, even ordering food shipments diverted from the Ukraine and what food its population had confiscated, violently whenever…

Top 10 Worst Moments in Human History - Listverse

So often we publish lists that praise events in human history - tales of victory over diseases, disastrous situations, and the like. But, alas, history is also replete with events that we must remember so as to not repeat them, but we wish had never happened. This list looks at ten of the worst moments in history when man showed that he can act with utter contempt for the rest of man.