December 23, 2011

Posted December 23rd, 2011 at 2:52 pm (UTC-4)
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ITALY-Christmas

1Flocks of starlings fly over a decorated Christmas tree as night falls in Rome, Italy. (AFP)

Italy Strike

2An Italian railways worker walks during a protest against the dismissal of 800 night trains workers, at the railways station in Milan. (AP)

Syria Bomb

3A cracked windshield is seen at the site of a suicide bombing in Damascus, Syria. (AP)

Jordan-Syrians

4A Syrian woman living in Jordan performs Friday prayers before protesting against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in front of the Syrian embassy in Amman. (Reuters)

Czech-Havel

5A woman holds a Czech flag as she watches the state funeral of former Czech President Vaclav Havel in Prague. (AP)

Egypt

6Egyptian girls look at army troops through a gap between concrete blocs, part of a barrier that the military set up to block the road and separate army troops from protesters, near Tahrir Square in Cairo. (AP)

WBank-Teargas

7Israeli soldiers fire tear gas at Palestinian protesters during a weekly demonstration against the construction and expansion of settlements on village lands in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah. (AFP)

Bahrain/Demo

8An anti-government protester approaches police, unseen, with flowers and a national flag in Manama, Bahrain. (AP)

India

9Children perform the Bharatnatyam, an Indian classical dance, during the inauguration of the 45th Senior National Indian Style Wrestling Championship in Hyderabad, December 23, 2011. (AP)

China_ChristmasSoccer

10Chinese winter swimmers wearing Santa Claus costumes play soccer on a frozen lake ahead of Christmas in Shenyang, Liaoning province. (Reuters)

Thailand_Christmas

11Elephants dressed in Santa Claus costumes perform for students ahead of the Christmas festival at a school in Ayutthaya province, Thailand. (AFP)

Germany_Christmas

12A boy stands in front of a house decorated with Christmas illuminations in downtown Hamburg, Germany. (Reuters)

One Response to “December 23, 2011”

  1. Charles says:

    These pictures are beautifull

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