From inside his tank, the young soldier could see "practically nothing" on Omaha Beach. Seventy years later, William Gast still wonders whether he rolled over his comrades sheltering from German gunfire that day.
A driver got quite a fright in Russia when a heavy armored tank suddenly appeared out of nowhere on a busy road and drove across in front of his car in Nizhniy Tagil in the Urals. He caught it on his on-board video camera.
This video illustrates the dangers journalists covering events in war zones face. It shows a cameraman hiding in a room in an upper floor while fighting goes on in the street below, with tanks firing at close range in the direction of the cameraman.