Fotografia post mortem
Syria is demanding the UN take action after it says French war planes killed more than 120 civilians during airstrikes on Tuesday near the Turkish-Syrian border. The deaths came just a day after US air assaults killed a further 20 people in Manbij. Damascus wants the organization to look into atrocities committed by France, which is a member of the US-led international coalition.
The oldest operating pet cemetery in the world, and the only pet cemetery listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is also the location of what’s believed to be the first memorial of its kind, a War Dog Memorial. Dedicated in 1923 to honor the military working dogs that served in conflicts, the memorial is situated at Hartsdale Pet Cemetery and is listed in the Art Inventories Catalog of the Smithsonian Institute. It was dedicated after World War I, and is the first public tribute...
Yes, they both have their eyes closed but they are not dead. This is a sweet napping photo. If a Victorian was going to do a Memento Mori of their child, it would not be so undignified as to be lying on the floor with her head on the dog. There's a good chance the child is pretending to sleep for the camera.