June 24, 2011

Posted June 24th, 2011 at 1:53 pm (UTC-4)
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"Yemen Protest"

1Anti-government protesters attend Friday prayers during a rally to demand the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sana'a. (Reuters)



"North Dakota Flooding"

2The head of a lawn deer remains above the flood waters from the Souris River in an evacuated western neighborhood of Minot, North Dakota, USA. About one-fourth of the city's 40,000 residents have evacuated their homes. (AP)

"India Daily Life"

3An Indian man on a makeshift raft searches for reusable items in offerings thrown by people in the river Sabarmati, in Ahmadabad. (AP)

"Venezuela Corpus Christi Festival"
"Philippines St. John's Day"

4Devotees, locally known as children of mud with their bodies covered in mud and donning banana leaves, attend a mass during a religious festival in Aliaga, north of Luzon, Philippines. Hundreds of devotees marking the feast of St. John the Baptist attend the annual religious festival. (AFP)

"Spain San Juan Night"

5Reveler carries a young girl on his back while he walks on the burning embers during the night of San Juan in San Pedro Manrique, Spain. (AP)

"Britain Auction"

6An employee poses for photographers next to Ron Mueck's 'Big Baby' at Christie's in London. The sculpture is expected to fetch 600,000-800,000 pounds ($910,000-$1,200,000/ 680,000-900,000 euro) when it goes on sale as part of Post War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction on June 28. (AP)

"France Fashion"

7A model displays a creation by Belgian fashion designer Walter Van Beirendonck during his men's spring-summer 2012 fashion collection show in Paris, France. (AFP)

"Germany Elephant Football"

8Young elephant 'Nelly' kicks a football at the safari-park in Hodenhagen, Lower-Saxony, Germany, during an event to predict the result of the upcoming Women's World Cup soccer match between Germany and Canada. The 'elephant oracle' announces a German victory by 1-0. (Reuters)

2 Responses to “June 24, 2011”

  1. Stephen Real says:

    To the fellas and gals at the VOA, who put this collection of photos together, good on ya!
    Really cool stuff!
    This is the first time I’ve gone through your particular collection of photos,
    from across the globe, and I must say I am very impressed.
    Nice job.

  2. prince says:

    thanks for your effort , please I need some more pictures like animals , science equipments , etc

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