Tuesday 27 January 2015

First anniversary of Boston bombings commemorated

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BOSTON, MA - APRIL 15:  Tom Duggan hugs Sarah Rogo, who said they were both present last year at the marathon, while a billboard television screen broadcasts the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing , on April 15, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Last year, two pressure cooker bombs killed three and injured an estimated 264 others during the Boston marathon, on April 15, 2013. Neary says she was standing near the site of the bombing before it went off.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) *** BESTPIX ***
Tom Duggan hugs Sarah Rogo, who said they were both present last year at the marathon, while a billboard television screen broadcasts the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing
A woman crosses herself while observing the site of the second explosion after the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing
A couple pauses while observing the site of the second explosion after the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing
A man wipes his eyes while observing the site of the second explosion after the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing
The family of Martin Richard including Bill Richard and other members of the victims families stand during a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings on Boylston Street near the finish line
Sharon Neary, of Rochester, New York, cries while watching a billboard television screen broadcasting the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing
A man and woman embrace after the ceremony commemorating the one year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing
Carlos Arredondo, a first responder to the Boston Marathon bombings, and his wife Melida greet onlookers during the flag raising ceremony commemorating the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings
Family members of the victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings are joined by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (baseball cap, L) and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (3rd R) as they walk to the finish line for a wreath-laying ceremony at the site of the first bomb blast in Boston
Boston Police stand beneath a Boston Strong sign near the site of one of the two bomb blasts on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings in Boston
Kevin Brown puts up a hand made memorial for victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings near the race's finish line in Boston
Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock crosses the finish line following a ceremony on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings in Boston
Color guards from several departments march down Boylston Street after a flag-raising ceremony on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings in Boston
Pedestrians pass by blue and yellow banners near the site of one of the two bomb blasts on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings in Boston
Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino (2nd L) wipes his face during a moment of silence with current Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (3rd L), U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (C), Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (2nd R) and Boston Athletic Association Executive Director Tom Grilk, during a ceremony at the finish line on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings
Dignitaries, survivors and first responders walk down Boylston Street to the finish line for a ceremony to mark the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings in Boston
Honor guards march after a flag-raising ceremony near the site of one of the two bomb blasts on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings in Boston

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