Monthly Archives: November 2013

Anti-government protests in Thailand

Anti-government protests in ThailandAnti-government protesters unveil a large Thai flag as they descend on Government House in Bangkok December 9, 2013. Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolved parliament on Monday and called a snap election, but anti-government protest leaders pressed ahead with mass demonstrations seeking to install an unelected body to run the country. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez (THAILAND – Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Syria – History of politics and conflict from 1920 to 2013

Syria - History of politics and conflict from 1920 to 2013Syria: History of politics and conflict (1920 – 2013) – March 8, 2005 – A Syrian soldier riding on top of a tank gestures after leaving his position, in Daher El-Baidar mountain region on the main Beirut-Damascus Highway Lebanon heading towards the Bekaa Valley during a continuing redeployment of troops near the village of Chtoura, east of Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, March 8, 2005. (AP Photo/str)

U.S. troops in Afghanistan

U.S. troops in AfghanistanCSM Brian Hamm from Plano, Texas (L) and 1LT John Levulis from Buffalo, New York with the U.S. Army's 2nd Battalion 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division patrol up a mountainside near Forward Operating Base (FOB) Shank on March 31, 2014 near Pul-e Alam, Afghanistan. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Pro-EU Ukrainians protest in Kiev

Pro-EU Ukrainians protest in KievA protester throws a stone towards a burning police bus in front of him, during clashes with police, in central Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014. Hundreds of protesters on Sunday clashed with riot police in the center of the Ukrainian capital, after the passage of harsh anti-protest legislation last week seen as part of attempts to quash anti-government demonstrations. The violent scenes further escalated this ex-Soviet republic?s political crisis and showed a rift among opposition leaders, one of whom fought bravely to stop the violence, while others condemned the events from afar. (AP Photo/Evgeny Feldman)

Mohammed Morsi on trial in Egypt

Mohammed Morsi on trial in EgyptIn this image taken from Egypt State TV, Egypt's toppled President Mohammed Morsi stands inside a glass-encased metal cage in a courtroom in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Jan. 28. 2014. Morsi was, separated from other defendants for the start of a new trial Tuesday over charges from prison breaks during the country's 2011 revolution, state television reported. (AP Photo/Egyptian State TV)