During WWII, Jews in Budapest were brought to the edge of the Danube, ordered to remove their shoes, and shot, falling into the water below. 60 pairs of iron shoes now line the river's bank, a ghostly memorial to the victims. | 'Shoes on the Danube Promenade' by Can Togay and Gyula Pauer
These are Buchenwald concentration camp guards who received a beating from the prisoners when the camp was liberated by the Americans. The picture was taken in April 1945, by the U.S. military photographer Elizabeth Miller.
Magnifique photo - des mots ne pourraient pas mieux exprimer le sentiment de cette fille dan les ruines de son quartier sacre-du-printemps: A girl holding her dog in a devastated neighborhood in Warsaw, Poland, 5 Sep 1939. via.