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Reuters Pictures, son service dédié à la photographie, la célèbre agence de presse nous propose aujourd’hui un retour en image sur les photos qui ont marqué les 30 dernières années. nous embarque ainsi à travers trois décennies d’images fortes et incroyables, qui ont façonné l’actualité d’aujourd’hui. Je vous recommande aussi les sélections Reuters: 30 Years of Pictures AFP Pictures of 2014 et Time Magazine Pictures of 2014.
© Arthur Tsang / Stringer – A man stands in front of a convoy of tanks in the Avenue of Eternal Peace in Tiananmen Square in Beijing, June 5, 1989.
© Yannis Behrakis – Frantic Kurdish refugees struggle for a loaf of bread during a humanitarian aid distribution at the Iraqi-Turkish border, April 5, 1992.
© Dylan Martinez – An opposition supporter holds up a laptop showing images of celebrations in Cairo’s Tahrir Square, after Egypt’s President Hosni Mubarak resigned, February 11, 2011.
© David Brauchli / Stringer – A demonstrator pounds away at the Berlin Wall as East Berlin border guards look on from above the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, November 11, 1989.
© Juan Medina – A would-be immigrant crawls on the beach after his arrival on a makeshift boat on the Gran Tarajal beach in Spain’s Canary Island of Fuerteventura, May 5, 2006.
© Viktor Korotayev – A Russian police officer carries a released baby from a school seized by heavily armed masked men and women in the town of Beslan in the province of North Ossetia near Chechnya, September 2, 2004.
© Stringer – Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev congratulates East German Leader Erich Honecker with a kiss after Honecker’s re-election as General Secretary of the Communist Party Congress in East Berlin, April 21, 1986.
© Joachim Herrmann – Petrol sprays on the Formula One racing car of Netherland’s Jas Verstappen seconds before the car and the crew of Benetton Ford caught on fire during refueling at the German F-1 Grand Prix in Hockenheim, July 31, 1994.
© Goran Tomasevic – Sgt. William Olas Bee, a U.S. Marine from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, has a close call after Taliban fighters opened fire near Garmser in Helmand Province of Afghanistan, May 18, 2008.
© Shannon Stapleton – Rescue workers carry fatally injured New York City Fire Department Chaplain, Fether Mychal Judge, from one of the World Trade Center towers in New York, September 11, 2001.
© Russell Boyce – Oil fire fighters from Boots and Coots try to put out an oil well fire in Al-Ahmadi where retreating Saddam Hussein forces had set fire to the oil wells, Kuwait, March 30, 1991.
© Nir Elias – Opponents of Israel’s disengagement plan from Gaza scream as they speak with a special evacuation policeman after the forces took over the roof top of the synagogue in the Jewish Gaza Strip settlement of Kfar Darom in Gush Katif settlements bloc, August 18, 2005.
© Ahmed Jadallah – Unidentified bodies lie on a street in the Jabalya refugee camp in northern Gaza Strip, March 6, 2003.
© Brian Snyder – Beach goers sunbathe behind a wall of hay bales, used to absorb any oil that might come ashore, on Dauphin Island, Alabama, May 11, 2010.
© Lucas Jackson – The Northern Lights are seen above the ash plume of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano in the evening, April 22, 2010..
© Jason Lee – A woman cries as she cannot find her 4-year-old daughter and husband on the top of the ruins of a destroyed school in earthquake-hit Beichuan county, Sichuan province, May 17, 2008.
© Osman Orsal – A Turkish riot policeman uses tear gas as people protest against the destruction of trees in a park brought about by a pedestrian project, in Taksim Square in central Istanbul, May 28, 2013.
© Kevin Coombs – Staff members stand in a meeting room at Lehman Brothers offices in the financial district of Canary Wharf in London, September 11, 2008.
© Gleb Garanich – A Georgian man cries as he holds the body of his relative after a bombardment in Gori, Georgia, August 9, 2008.
© Robert Galbraith – A man clings to the top of a vehicle before being rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard from the flooded streets of New Orleans, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, in Louisiana, September 4, 2005.
© Adrees Latif – Kenji Nagai of APF lies dying after police and military officials fired on him in Yangon, September 27, 2007.
© Charles Platiau – Bucharest’s residents protect themselves from the crossfire during clashes in the Republican square in Bucharest, Romania, December 23, 1989.
© Kevin Lamarque – Lesleigh Coyer, 25, of Saginaw, Michigan, lies down in front of the grave of her brother, Ryan Coyer, who served with the U.S. Army in both Iraq and Afghanistan, at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, March 11, 2013.
© Jonathan Ernst – Protestors hold signs behind Richard Fuld, Chairman and Chief Executive of Lehman Brothers Holdings, as he takes his seat to testify at a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the causes and effects of the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 6, 2008.
© Eduardo Munoz – An injured child receives medical treatment after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince, January 13, 2010.
© Adrees Latif – Marooned flood victims try to grab onto the side bars of a hovering army helicopter which arrived to distribute food supplies in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan’s Punjab province, August 7, 2010.
© Mohamed Azakir – A Lebanese man shouts for help for a wounded man near the site of a car bomb explosion in Beirut, February 14, 2005.
© Bobby Yip – A mourner wearing a mask to ward off SARS hides under an umbrella during the funeral of SARS doctor Tse Yuen-man in Hong Kong, May 22, 2003.
© Goran Tomasevic – U.S. Marine Corp Assaultman Kirk Dalrymple watches as a statue of Iraq’s President Saddam Hussein falls in central Baghdad in this April 9, 2003 file photo.
© Jerry Lampen – China’s national flag is raised during the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at the National Stadium, August 8, 2008.
© Ulli Michel – Nelson Mandela, accompanied by his wife Winnie, walks out of the Victor Verster prison near Cape Town after spending 27 years in apartheid jails, February 11, 1990.
© Arko Datta – An Indian woman mourns the death of her relative who was killed in the tsunami in Cuddalore, south of the southern Indian city of Madras, December 28, 2004.
© Gary Hershorn – Sprinter Ben Johnson wins the gold medal in the 100m sprint at the Seoul Olympics, September 24, 1988.
© Andras Kisgergely – Flames come out of the Air France Concorde seconds before it crashed in Gonesse near Paris Roissy airport, July 25, 2000.
© Andre Camara – The bomb damaged area of the City of London, after two blasts ripped through the buildings in the area,April 24, 1993.
© Goran Tomasevic – Rebel fighters jump away from shrapnel during heavy shelling by forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi near Bin Jawad, in Libya, March 6, 2011.
© Corinne Dufka – A young Rwandan refugee who travelled from Bukavu with several thousand others shivers in the early morning before getting back on the road, in Democratic Republic Congo, November 30, 1996.
© Kim Kyung Hoon – Officials in protective gear check for signs of radiation on children who are from the evacuation area near the Fukushima Daini nuclear plant in Koriyama, Japan, March 13, 2011.
© Damir Sagolj – A picture of North Korea’s founder Kim Il-sung decorates a building in the capital Pyongyang, early October 5, 2011.
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