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Jul 27, 2015
by Chris Steele-Perkins
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the first of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

"August the 8th 1945. Hot at 8 in the morning. A clear, cloudless sky over Hiroshima.... More...
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Jul 17, 2015
by Raymond Depardon
Ex-Chadian President Hissène Habré's trial will start on July, 20th, 2015, in Senegal. Twenty five years after his fall, he is charged with crime against humanity, war and torture crimes.

Raymond Depardon has photographed the Chadian civil war, and got to interview Françoise Claustre, held hostage from 1974 to 1977.
In those days who led Hissène Habré from the head of the Toubou rebel group to the... More...
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Jul 8, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
July 11th, 2015 marks 20 years since the Srebrenica Massacre which occurred during the 1992-1995 Bosnian War.
Though the town had been declared as a safe area by the United Nations in 1993, a small UN peace-keeping force was unable to prevent units from the Army of Republika Srpska (VRS) and Serbia from entering the area and massacring more than 8,000 Bosniak men and boys.
Since ruled a genocide... More...
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Jul 6, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
Beatles drummer Ringo Starr turns 75 on July 7th. More...
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Jul 6, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
In 2015 it will be 10 years since the July 7th London bombings, when a series of coordinated terrorist suicide attacks in central London targeted civilians using public transport during the morning rush hour. More...
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Jun 30, 2015
by Christopher Anderson
"Blondie" lead singer Debbie Harry turns 70 on July 1st. More...
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Jun 19, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
On Wednesday, June 17th, a gunman entered a landmark African-American church in Charleston, SC and killed nine people. The primary suspect was soon apprehended and was allegedly motivated by white-supremacist ideology.

This mass-shooting has rekindled public outcry in regards to gun-control, a highly divisive topic but one that most effects those who are most likely to suffer from gun violence: urban... More...
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