Tuesday, November 21, 2017
STORY In PICTURES

STORY In PICTURES

France protest

A demonstrator holds a flare as hundreds of drivers block the access with their cars at Porte Maillot in Paris, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. The protest targeted U.S. based Uber, and included Uber drivers unhappy with new working conditions, and drivers for other companies who say their livelihoods are threatened by Uber's activities. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Ice car in NY

HAMBURG, New York, United States - A car covered with ice remains stranded on the waterfront in Hamburg, New York. The owner left his Mitsubushi Lancer parked overnight outside a restaurant on Sunday and by the next day, spray from Lake Erie had encased it in ice. (Photo by Lindsay DeDario/Reuters)

Peace protest

BERLIN, Germany - Protesters demonstrate for peace in Syria at the Reichstag building, which houses Germany's lower house of parliament in Berlin. (File AFP - John MACDOUGALL)

Nature in Cambridgeshire

CAMBRIDGESHIRE, England - Cambridgeshire Photographer Valerio Berdini captured a vibrant image of a rapeseed plantation in full bloom near Waterbeach. (Photo Valerio Berdini/REX/Shutterstock)

Turkey attacks

An elderly man cries as family members attend funeral prayers for police officer Huseyin Dalkilic, who was killed with dozens others late Saturday outside the Besiktas football club stadium Vodafone Arena in Istanbul, in Izmir, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 12, 2016. Turkey's police rounded up more than 100 members of a Kurdish political party on Monday as the country mourned the...

Sandstorm in China

XILINGUOLE, China - Vehicles drive on road while sandstorm spreading in air in border of China and Mongolia. (Photo VCG via Getty Images)

Bomb in church

The damage following a bomb explosion at the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Coptic Orthodox Church in the Abbasiya neighbourhood in the Egyptian capital Cairo. AFP - KHALED DESOUKI.

Aleppo child waves

ALEPPO, Syria - A child waves from inside a bus evacuating people from a rebel-held sector of eastern Aleppo, Syria.  (File-Abdalrhman Ismail/Reuters)

French police

FILE - In this Thursday, May 12, 2016 file photo French riot police officers sprays pepper gas at a demonstrator during a protest against Labor Law as the Socialist government decided to force the bill through Parliament without a vote, in Paris. France's government is facing a major test as lawmakers hold a no-confidence vote, prompted by a deeply divisive...

Leaving Aleppo

ALEPPO, Syria - December 15, 2016 Buses are seen during an evacuation operation of rebel fighters and their families from rebel-held neighbourhoods in the embattled city of Aleppo. AFP/KARAM AL-MASRI

Shot in Ankara

The Russian ambassador to Turkey has died on December 19, 2016 after being shot by a gunman in Ankara, where he was attending a photo exhibition, the Russian Foreign Ministry has confirmed.

India daily life

Indian daily wage laborers wait to be employed for the day in Gauhati, India, Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Nov. 8 announcement that 500 and 1,000 rupee bills - making up 86 percent of India's currency - were no longer legal tender has posed an enormous hardship for millions of people who use cash for everything...

Space selfie

This photo made by French astronaut Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency shows him in a selfie photograph with the Earth reflected in his visor, during a spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. Pesquet, a rookie astronaut, became France's first spacewalker in 15 years. He called it "a big day." (Thomas Pesquet via AP)

Christmas in Sydney

Irish backpacker Genna Woods adjusts the small Christmas tree she planted in the sand as she celebrates Christmas at Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia, on Dec. 25, 2016.

Palestinian girl

A Palestinian girl gazes outside a hovel after the rain in the Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip. January 28, 2017 - AFP/MAHMUD HAMS

Brazil protest

A policeman carries a cross during a protest against pension reforms proposed by Brazil's President Michel Temer's government that would end the special pension retirement of police officers, in front of the National Congress building, in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. Police officers from several Brazilian states protest against pension reforms proposed by Brazil's President Michel Temer's government that...

Spain pro refugee people

Demonstrators take part in a protest along the street in downtown Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Thousands of people marched in Barcelona to demand Spain's government to increase its efforts to take in refugees who have fled the war in Syria and other violent conflicts. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Myanmar Buddhist protest

A Buddhist monk holding a religious flag prays as they protest outside the Thailand Embassy Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. More than a hundred Buddhist monks and nationalists led a prayer and protest at the Thai Embassy Yangon on Friday to condemn the Thai government's ongoing raids on the Dhammakaya Temple in Bangkok, Thailand. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw)

Presidential selfie

Selfie obsession has reached politics. Presidents, prime ministers and other VIPs around the world are taking selfies. © SPUTNIK/ ALEKSEY NIKOLSKYI Vladimir Putin has met with the 2017 Winter Universiade winners during his visit to the Biathlon Academy regional training center in Krasnoyarsk on March 1. One of the participants took a selfie with the Russian President. © AP PHOTO/ JAE C....

Macedonia protest

People protest marching through a street in Skopje, Macedonia, Thursday, March 16, 2017. Thousands of Macedonians protested peacefully for a third week in the capital Skopje and other cities, against the designation of Albanian as a second official language nationwide. (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski)