April 26, 2012

Posted April 26th, 2012 at 2:16 pm (UTC-4)

"Russia Remember Chernobyl"

1Valentina Lopatyuk, 79, cries at the grave of her son Viktor Lopatyuk, 29, at the Mitino Cemetery Memorial, for those who died after the Chernobyl 1986 nuclear disaster, in Moscow. Russians marked the 26th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which was the world's worst ever nuclear accident. (AP)


2Horsemen wearing traditional Libyan clothes ride their horses at a wedding in Sauq Al-Sibet, about 45 km (28 miles) south of the capital of Tripoli. (Reuters)

"Germany Anniversary High School Massacre"

3Sunflowers forming to the letter 'G' and roses lie on the stairs of the Gutenberg High School during a commemoration ceremony in memory of the victims at the 10th anniversary of the deadly massacre in Erfurt, Germany. The 19-year-old Robert Steinhaeuser fatally shot 12 teachers, a secretary, two students and a police officer before turning the gun against himself on April 26, 2002. (AP)

"Russia Flood"

4The Church of Pokrov on Nerli is surrounded by floodwaters near the village of Bogolyubovo, some 190 km (118 miles) east of Moscow, Russia. (Reuters)


5People place flowers near the entrance of a courthouse in Oslo where the trial of Norwegian anti-Muslim fanatic Anders Behring Breivik takes place. (Reuters)

"Lebanon Turkish Folkloric"

6A Turkish folkloric group performs traditional music in Tripoli, northern Lebanon during an annual ceremony to commemorate the 723rd anniversary of the liberation of the city from the Crusaders by the Mamluks. (Reuters)

"Afghanistan Daily Life"

7An Afghan woman beggar sleeps next to two children on a road in the city of Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province east of Kabul, Afghanistan. (AP)

"India Satellite"

8India's PSLV C-19 lifts off carrying country's first indigenous radar imaging satellite RISAT-1 at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, India. (AP)

2 responses to “April 26, 2012”

  1. hafencity says:

    Wonderfull pictures I have to say. Really good work.

  2. Islam says:

    Masallah! these pictures are indeed wonderful! very moving, makes me grateful for what we have

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