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Place Year
Description
151 Frank_Fournier_Omaira_Sanchez_(12)_is_trap_704.jpg
Frank Fournier

Armero 1985


152 Frank_Fournier_This_photo_is_of_Omayra_San_3020.jpg
Frank Fournier

1985
This photo is of Omayra Sanchez, a 13-year-old girl who died as a result of the Armero volcano disaster in Colombia after being trapped in the debris for three days. The photo led to heavy criticism of the Colombian government for not acting based on warning signs before the eruption.

153 James_L._Stanfield_Amidst_a_tangle_of_wires_Dr_820.jpg
James L. Stanfield

1987
Amidst a tangle of wires Dr. Zbigniew Religa anxiously watches a monitor to see how his patient responds after a heart transplant. He has just completed the second of two transplants in 21 hours.

154 Jim_Brandenburg_A_male_wolf_jumps_across_ic_822.jpg
Jim Brandenburg

Ellesmere Island 1987
A male wolf jumps across ice floes in search of food that might have washed up.

155 Thomas_Stephan_January_-_June._Quintuplets_845.jpg
Thomas Stephan

TĂĽbingen 1987
January - June. Quintuplets were born three months prematurely at a clinic, weighing less than a kilo at birth. The two male infants died, but the three girls survived the first difficult months.

156 Allan_Tannenbaum_Waving_the_Palestinian_flag_859.jpg
Allan Tannenbaum

West Bank 1988
Waving the Palestinian flag, a demonstrator mounts a burning barricade. The Palestinian Intifadah gained momentum in 1988. By the time Israel celebrated its 40th anniversary on April 21, more than 200 Palestinians had been killed in their fight for their own state.

157 Cor_Mulder_Two_mounted_policemen_enjoy_871.jpg
Cor Mulder

Zwolle 1988
Two mounted policemen enjoy a grandstand view at a football match as a temporary screen prevents watching the match from the ground.

158 Stuart_Franklin_A_column_of_T59_People_s_Li_905.jpg
Stuart Franklin

Beijing 1989
A column of T59 People's Liberation Army tanks makes its way from Tiananmen Square during demonstrations for democratic reform.

159 Frans_Lanting_An_elephant_seal_appears_to_933.jpg
Frans Lanting

South Georgia, Antartica 1989
An elephant seal appears to cry out in agony as he drowns in mud.

160 Greg_English_US_troops_from_the_first_Ca_951.jpg
Greg English

Saudi Arabian desert 1990
US troops from the first Cavalary Division move out, after being addressed by Secretary of State James Baker. About 4,200 troops were addressed by Baker, on a seven nation tour to lay the foundation for military action if economic pressure against Iraq fails.

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