November 3rd, 2005

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South Vietnamese police Chief General Nguyen Ngoc Loan executes a Viet Cong Captain Nguyen Van Lem:

(He fired the gun within a second after this shot was taken)

Children run down a road near Trang Bang after an ARVN napalm attack on villages suspected of harboring National Liberation Front fighters in this June, 1972 photo by Huynh Cong Ut, which became a symbol of the international movement against U.S. involvement in Vietnam.
(The girl in this photo had burns from the napalm to her entire backside)

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