Seeing The News

Seeing The News is a periodic selection of arresting visual topics around the world. What have we missed? Let us know, or tweet The World's Multimedia Editor @sdavy with your tips.

Conflict & Justice

Photos: What do refugee parents tell their children about Syria?

At the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan more than 7,000 children have been born over the last five years since the camp was set up to handle the large numbers of Syrians fleeing the conflict in their country. How do parents describe what’s happening in Syria to their children who have no memory of the country? What do they say about their home? Photographer Alisa Reznick offers a glimpse of life in the Zaatari camp.

Arts, Culture & Media

PHOTOS: Surprise, anguish and celebration as the world watched Trump win the US presidency

Americans across the country were glued to their televisions Tuesday night, watching election returns come in, leading to the election of Donald Trump. While the reaction to the news covered the emotional spectrum here in the US, it wasn't just Americans paying close attention. Here's a collection of photos from election parties around the world.

Politics

Photos: Hiroshima after the atomic bomb

Thousands of people were instantly killed after the US dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. About 140,000 would die from complications as a result of the bombing by the end of the year. Here are a selection of historical images on the ground in Hiroshima after the bomb was dropped.