2014 has been a very interesting year thus far. It is coming to an end pretty soon but so many worthwhile events have taken place.
I decided to create a list of the 20 most powerful images of 2014 so far. The images are emotional, positive, negative and definitely heart wrenching. This article gives you a visual look into the happenings in the world this year.
So in no particular order, these are the 20 most powerful images of 2014.
PS. These images are opinion based. Please feel free to tag or post any of your suggestions in the comment box. Also don’t forget to vote below.
Brazil lost to Germany in the World Cup semi finals and emotions ran wild all through the country. This girl comforts her dad with tears in her eyes.
A little boy with Ebola being carried to quarantine in Liberia
Former NBA player Dennis Rodman took a few trips to North Korea. His visits were highly criticized worldwide.
Image via IbTimes
Pope Francis washes and kisses feet of the elderly and disabled on Holy thursday
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370’s disappearance was one of the biggest stories this year. This picture shows a relative of one of the passengers crying because of the tragic news.
This is a still of the Kidnapped girls from Chibok. The video was put out by Boko Haram. The girls have still not been found till today.
These Iraqi children fled Mosul to avoid the fights that were about to ensue. They are preparing to sleep on the floor.
Image via BBC
The German national team celebrating after winning the World Cup in Brazil
Image via FIFA
This picture shows protestants standing up to the government in Hong Kong
Image via As I See It
This picture shows ISIS Militants killing Iraq Soldiers
Image via Breaking Israel
Guy Scott being Sworn in as the first White President of an African country since the Apartheid
Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
This woman in Brazil is being pepper sprayed directly on the face by a police man
Pro-Russia protesters throw eggs at supporters of Ukrainian Presidential candidate Yulia Tymoshenko
Egyptian Army blows up houses on the Egyptian side of the southern Gaza Strip as Palestinians watch
Assyrians in Chicago rally for persecuted Christians in Iraq and Syria
Burkina Faso protesters set fire to the parliament
This picture shows the remains of a Virgin Atlantic Spaceship that recently crashed. The crash claimed 2 lives.
This picture shows Islamic State Militants (ISIS) being hit by an airstrike
Syrian Children drink water from a pump in Douma
Image via BBC
The year is coming to an end so I do hope you all stay safe and positive. Make sure you vote below on how cool you think this post is.
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