Monday, September 25, 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)

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...

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)

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...

Israel Palestine conflict

Jewish settlers, supporters of the Amona outpost, northeast of Ramallah, are moved away by Israeli security forces at the wildcat settlement on Feb. 1, 2017, in line with a High Court ruling that determined the homes were built on private Palestinian land. Israeli police began evicting dozens of hardline Jewish settlers from a wildcat outpost, just hours after unveiling plans...

Japan oil refinery fire

Firefighting operations go on after a fire broke out at a TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K. oil refinery in Arida, Wakayama prefecture, western Japan, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Kyodo News reported the fire prompted authorities to urge nearly 3,000 local residents to evacuate according to firefighters and local city officials. No injuries were reported. (Yohei Nishimura/Kyodo News via AP)

UK Trump protest

Demonstrators hold banners during a protest against U.S President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban on refugees and people from seven mainly-Muslim countries, in Oxford, England, Monday, Jan. 30, 2017. On Friday President Trump signed an executive order halting the US refugee programme for 120 days, indefinitely banning all Syrian refugees and suspended issuing visas for people from Iran, Iraq, Libya,...

Georgia protest

A protester carries a Georgian flag during a march in support of the Rustavi 2 TV channel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Hundreds of people marched in central Tbilisi to express their support to independent TV channel Rustavi 2 and blamed the government for an attempt to silence opposition media. (AP Photo/Shakh Aivazov)

Pakistan church

A Pakistani police officer stands guard outside a church where special services are organized for peace in the country, in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. Pakistani Christians attend a special prayers for the victims of Thursday's suicide bombing at a shrine that killed dozens of people. Pakistani police say that counter-terrorism forces killed five militants in an overnight raid and...

Romania protest

People light the flashes of their mobile phones in the colors of the European Union flag during an anti-government protest demanding the government's resignation, outside the government headquarters, seen at right, in Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

Romania protest

Anti-government protesters march in Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, March 5, 2017. Thousands marched through the Romanian capital to show support for the country's anti-corruption authority, the DNA, demanding that the state's institutions are freed from political influence. Thousands of protesters have marched through the Romanian capital of Bucharest to support the country's anti-corruption authority and demand that state institutions be free...

India protest

Masked Kashmiri protesters shout slogans amid tear gas smoke during a protest in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, March 17, 2017. Government forces in Indian portion of Kashmir fired tear gas and pellet guns to disperse hundreds of people protesting the recent killings of some civilians during gun battles with insurgents. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)