Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Moments suicide-bomb attacked Imam Khomeini shrine in Iran (PHOTO)

First picture emerges of the attack on Imam Khomeini shrine in Tehran, a suicide-bomb attack released by Rudaw news agency on Wednesday. 

Somalia food

An internally displaced Somali man eats a maize meal from the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) at the Sorrdo camp in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. File Reuters. 

Mosul fighting

A boy rides his bike past destroyed cars and houses in a neighborhood recently liberated by Iraqi security forces, on the western side of Mosul, Iraq. The battle for western Mosul looks to be the most devastating yet for Iraqi civilians trapped between advancing troops and Islamic State militants.

Russia protest

Police officers detain an opposition supporter during a rally in Vladivostok, Russia on March 26, 2017. File Reuters. 

Syria Civil War

A Syrian man and girl flee following an attack on the town of Hamouria. File AFP Getty Images. 

Refugees crisis

A plastic raft overcrowded by migrants is seen drifting during a search and rescue operation by Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms in central Mediterranean Sea, some 22 nautical miles north of the Libyan town of Sabratha April 1, 2017. File Reuters. 

South Sudan violence

A member of the opposition troops walks near his base in Thonyor, South Sudan. At least 16 civilians were killed in fighting on April 10 between government troops and rebels in South Sudan's second-largest city Wau, the United Nations peacekeeping mission (UNMISS) said in a statement.

Holy Fire ceremony at Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Worshippers hold candles as they take part in the Christian Orthodox Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City on April 15, 2017. File Reuters. 

Palestine Israel conflict

Palestinian protester uses a slingshot to hurl stones towards Israeli security forces during clashes following a demonstration in the West Bank town of Bethlehem on April 21, 2017. File AFP Getty Images. 

Mosul fighting

Iraqi paramilitary troops fire toward Islamic State militants during a battle near Mosul, Iraq on April 26, 2017. File Reuters. 

Mosul fighting

A member of the Iraqi Federal Police throws a hand grenade during clashes with Islamic State fighters in western Mosul, Iraq, on April 29, 2017. File Reuters. 

Indonesia volcano

Mount Sinabung spews thick volcanic ash as seen from Beganding village in Karo, Indonesia on May 2, 2017. The volcano roared back to life in 2010 for the first time in 400 years and has remained highly active since 2013. File Getty Images. 

Russia Victory Day military parade

Russian military vehicles roll during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade on Dvortsovaya Square in Saint Petersburg on May 3, 2017. Russia will celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the 1945 victory over Nazi Germany on May 9. File Getty Images. 

Italy migrants

A child plays with a handbag as migrants line up to be medically checked after arriving by ship in Sicily, Italy on May 6, 2017. File Reuters. 

Venezuela protest

Opposition supporters rally against President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela on May 12, 2017. File Reuters. 

Mosul fighting

Iraqis leave their homes as members of the Iraqi forces take position in a neighborhood of west Mosul on May 17, 2017, during an ongoing offensive to retake the area from Islamic State fighters. File Getty Images. 

Venezuela protest

A Venezuelan opposition activist slips while clashing with the riot police during a rally against the government of President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas on May 18, 2017, File Getty Images. 

Italian Air Force

The Italian Air Force aerobatic unit Frecce Tricolori (Tricolor Arrows) spreads smoke with the colors of the Italian flag over the Vittoriano Monument, on June 2, 2017 in Rome during the Republic Day ceremony.

JFK 100

#JFK100 -- John F Kennedy would be celebrating his 100 birthday today.