June 8, 2012

Posted June 8th, 2012 at 1:43 pm (UTC-4)
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Egypt Protest Message

1A protester writes a message using sand and bottle caps that reads in Arabic 'The revolution continues, free Egypt, down with military rule' after Friday prayers in Cairo's Tahrir Square. (Reuters)


Pakistan Bus Explosion

2A Pakistani man reacts after learning of the death of his brother at the site of a bus explosion on the outskirts of Peshawar, Pakistan. A bomb tore through a bus carrying government employees and other civilians, killing several people. (AP)


Nepal Protest

3Supporters of Nepal's opposition parties shout slogans as they participate in a protest rally in Katmandu. Opposition parties gathered thousands of protesters in Nepal's capital to demand Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai resign. (AP)


Spain Romanesque Cloister

4A man looks at a 12th century Romanesque cloister on private property in Palamos, Spain. Catalonia archaeologists are now studying it, compared to the Santo Domingo de Silos cloister, considered the most important example of Spanish Romanesque architecture. (Reuters)


Israel Palestinians Protest

5An Israeli security officer holds tear gas canisters during clashes with stone-throwing Palestinian protesters at a demonstration against the nearby Jewish settlement of Kdumim, in the West Bank village of Kfar Kadum, near Nablus. (Reuters)


France Cycling Dauphine

6Riders await the start of the fifth stage of the 64th Dauphine cycling race, at Saint-Trivier-sur-Moignans-Rumilly, central France. (AP)


Bahrain Tweet Protest

7An anti-government protester holds a placard during a demonstration in the village of Sitra, south of Manama, Bahrain. Dozens of people marched on the streets asking for the release of jailed protesters.  Nabeel Rajab is a prominent rights activist who was arrested for publishing a series of tweets after the verdict for former Egyptian President Mubarak asking PM Khalifa bin Salman to step down. (Reuters)


Shanghai Cow Sculpture

8A child inspects cow sculptures on display in Shanghai, China. (AP)


 Euro 2012 Poland Greece

9Fans, wearing the colors of their teams on their faces, cheer as they wait for the opening match of the Euro 2012 football (soccer) championship Group A match between Poland and Greece in Warsaw, Poland. (AP)


Belmont Park Early Morning

10A horse and its rider are seen in silhouette during early morning workouts at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. (Reuters)

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