Lanterns for peace: Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bomb | Video

On 6 August, Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. In the city’s Peace Memorial Park, people floated dozens of colourful paper lanterns onto the Motoyasu river – releasing messages of peace into the world.

The young Syrian girl pictured surrendering to the camera she mistook for a gun is not the only one traumatised by a short life filled with violence and war.

The young girl who ran barefoot through the camp’s rocky terrain - became immensely frightened when Rene (Red Cross worker) raised his camera.

Just a glimpse of the fear and lack of peace war put these kids (and people in general) through.


When Baekhyun hits those glorious high notes you know he’s had to work for it. Like you can basically hear the blood vessels rupturing as he climbs to a note he shouldn’t be able to reach. Meanwhile Chen just opens his mouth and the voice of God comes pouring out, ending world hunger and bringing peace to all.