Friday, February 24, 2017

Pakistan explosion

Police cordon off the area of explosion in Lahore, Pakistan, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. A Pakistani provincial minister says an explosion has killed at least eight people in the eastern city of Lahore. The violence is the latest in a string of brazen suicide bombings and...

India Kashmir attack

A Kashmiri man looks through window glass of a house damaged by bullets, after a shootout in Moul village, 62 kilometers (39 miles) south of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Thursday, Feb.23, 2017. Three Indian soldiers and a woman were killed after rebels ambushed soldiers in...

Philippines protest

Filipino student activists shout slogans as they call for free education near the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. The group called on Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte for free education and also denounced the alleged human rights violations by the military...

Mexico protest

A United States citizen with his nation's flag in hand attends a protest outside the U.S. embassy in Mexico City, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. About two dozen U.S. citizens gathered to demonstrate their disagreement with the immigration policies put forward by President Donald Trump, expressing...

Syria daily life

Smoke billows in the distance following reported air strikes on the southern Syrian city of Daraa. (Photo February 22, 2017 - AFP/MOHAMAD ABAZEED)

Kosovo war crimes

Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic, center, leaves a prison in the northern, Serb-dominated part of Mitrovica, Kosovo, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Ivanovic has been placed under house arrest while awaiting a retrial in his war crimes case related to the 1998-99 war. (AP Photo/Bojan Slavkovic)

Greece protest

A boy holds a Greek flag as firefighters, coastguards and police officers take part in in an anti-austerity protest in Athens, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Unionists are protesting funding, pay and hiring cuts implemented over the past seven years of Greece's bailout-linked austerity program, as...

Ukraine Parliament

Supporters of various Ukrainian nationalist rally in front of Ukrainian Parliament, in central Kiev on February 22, 2017 (AFP/Genya SAVILOV)

Brazil prison

In this Feb. 2, 2017 photo, an inmate sits facing the wall at the end of a corridor between cells at the Monte Cristo agricultural penitentiary in Boa Vista, Brazil. Some prisoners serving time for lesser crimes were forced to participate in gang-driven slaughters that...

Palestine air strike

Palestinians run for cover as smoke rises following an Israeli air strike on a Hamas post, in the northern Gaza Strip on February 6, 2016. Israel struck a number of Hamas positions in Gaza after a 'projectile' fired from the Palestinian enclave crashed in...