22 Of the Best Photographs That Has Defined the World in the Last Turbulent Decade
11Mexican Migrants run from tear gas
The woman in the photograph is Maria Meza and her twin daughters fleeing from tear gas fired by the US border patrol agents near the fence between the US and Mexico. The agents fired the tear gas after some migrants from the Mexican side overran police and tried crossing the border in November 2018.
12Harvey Weinstein being led away by law officers
Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein turns himself into the New York Police Department in 2018 and sparked off the #MeToo movement of molestation and indecent assault leading to women worldwide coming out with experiences of molestation at hands of prominent seniors and males in their respective industries. He was charged with rape and abuse but pleaded not guilty.
13Britain’s Prince Harry and his new wife, Meghan, kiss on the steps of St. George’s Chapel
After Prince William, it was the turn of Prince Harry who wed American actress and TV personality Meghan Markle giving the English people another royal marriage spectacle that was as splendid as William’s.
14Notre Dam Cathedral fire
This photograph was taken during the tragic fire of the ancient and historical Notre Dam Cathedral on Paris in April 2019. However several donations by influential people has enabled the restoration of the heritage building.
15People play golf on Hawaii’s Big Island with ash plume of volcano in background
It seemed from this photo that residents of Hawaii’s Big Island are used to such rumblings and happening where local golfers play gold in the background of a huge ash cloud spewed by the eruption of the Kilauea volcano in May 2018. The volcano sent a huge and smoldering flow of lava into the town areas.
16North and South Korea create history
This was one of the most iconic moments when the leaders of North Korea Kim Jong Un and South Korea President Moon Jae cross over their borders to meet and shake hands. President Moon then joined Kim on the Northern Side before crossing into the southern side for a historic summit with the hope that both countries would be signing a peace treaty.