Photos of the Day: Fireworks and Protesters
From a demonstrator who marches in remembrance of students killed or kidnapped during the last Uruguayan dictatorship to fireworks that frame a full moon during celebrations to mark the feast of the Assumption of Our Lady, these photos will give you goosebumps.
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Cape Town, South Africa
Visitors view a Ragged Tooth shark in the ‘Two Oceans Aquarium’ which has just become a member of the global World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA). The aim of WAZA is to promote animal welfare, nature conservation and environmental compatibility.
Photograph: Nic Bothma/EPA
New York, US
A grafitti covered building is seen in the South Street Seaport in Lower Manhattan.
Photograph: Timothy A Clary/AFP/Getty Images
A Ural Airlines Airbus 321 passenger plane after making an emergency crash landing in a cornfield
A man dressed in imperial military uniform at the controversial Yasukuni shrine for war dead, on the anniversary of Japan’s surrender in the second world war
Photograph: Franck Robichon/EPA
Seoul, South Korea
Protesters hold a defaced rising sun flag during a rally to mark the country’s liberation from Japanese occupation
Photograph: Lee Jin-man/AP
A fire is fanned by strong winds. More than 500 firefighters have been deployed to battle the blaze, which has destroyed 900 hectares (2,223 acres) of pine forest in southern France
Photograph: Raymond Roig/AFP/Getty Images
El Paso, US
People attend a memorial service honoring victims of the mass shooting in the Texas city earlier this month, which left 22 people dead
Photograph: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images
The prime minister, Narendra Modi, meets schoolchildren during independence day celebrations
Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters
Fireworks frame a full moon during celebrations to mark the feast of the Assumption of Our Lady
Photograph: Darrin Zammit Lupi/Reuters