Yesterday, a photo of a 3-year-old boy named Aylan Kurdi and his 5-year-old brother, Rihan, who were washed up on the beach in one of Turkey’s prime tourist resorts, went viral across many social media platforms. The pictures showed a little boy wearing a bright red t-shirt and shorts lying face-down in the surf on a beach near the resort town of Bodrum. In a second image, a grim-faced policeman carries the body away.
Artists from all over the world have instantly responded, they started to share amazing tributes to the widely seen photo of AylanArtists from all over the world are sharing amazing tributes to the widely seen photo of Aylan under the hashtag #KiyiyaVuranInsanlik -or#HumanityWashedAshore . Both hashtags became the top trending topic on Twitter. In the first few hours after the accident, the image had been retweeted thousands of times.
— Khaled Yeslam | خالد (@kyeslam) September 3, 2015
— Umm Talha (@latteofmylife) September 3, 2015
— HOPE SAROUT☆☆☆ (@HopeSarout) September 2, 2015
— Azzam Daaboul (@AzzamDaaboul) September 3, 2015
— ugurgallen ltd.şti. (@ugurgallen) September 2, 2015
— Λffy Uddin (@AfjolUddin) September 2, 2015