1 Starving Child and Vulture
Kevin Carter captured this iconic image of a vulture preying upon an emaciated Sudanese toddler close to the village of Ayod.
Turkish photographer Nilufer Demir captured this picture of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi lying face down on the shores of Bodrumon. Demir's photograph of Kurdi has been compared with iconic photos that changed the world. Her photograph accompanied by hashtag "KiyiyaVuranInsanlik" (English: humanity washed ashore) became the top trending topic on Twitter. Time Magazine selected this image also for its "Top 100 Photos of 2015".
3 Burning Buddhisk Monk
In June of 1963, Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk Thích Quang Duc burned himself to death at a busy intersection in Saigon in protest of South Vietnam's Diem government.
4 Christian Golczynski
8-year-old Christian Golczynski weeps at the funeral of his father, who died during the War in Iraq, March 2007.
5 Christians protecting Muslims
Christians hold hands to protect Muslims during prayer in the midst of the 2011 uprisings in Cairo, Egypt.