June 10, 2012

Posted June 10th, 2012 at 1:31 pm (UTC-4)
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Chile Pinochet Documentary Protest

1Demonstrators holding posters of relatives missing or killed during the dictatorship of late Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet (1973-90) are repressed by riot police in front of the Caupolican Theater in Santiago. (AFP)

Soccer Euro 2012 Fans

2Croatia fans unfold a giant Croatian flag ahead of the Euro 2012 soccer championship group C match between Croatia and Ireland, in Poznan, Poland. (AP)

Hong Kong China Activist Death

3Protesters wearing white clothes march in a downtown street to mourn Chinese labor activist Li Wangyang's death in Hong Kong. Li, imprisoned for two decades, died in a hospital one year after being released from jail. (AP)

Vatican Pope

4A Polish child tries to sleep as Pope Benedict XVI leads the Angelus prayer from the window of his private apartment at the Vatican. (Reuters)

UAE Fiberglass Sculptures

5Fiberglass sculptures of divers adorn the Waterfall, a 24 metre (26 yard)-tall water feature, at the Dubai Mall, a shopping complex in Dubai, UAE, June 9, 2012. (Reuters)

Czech Anniversary

6Children pay their respect at the Lidice Memorial during a remembrance ceremony honoring the 70th anniversary of the destruction of Lidice village by Germans forces, in Lidice, Czech Republic. (Reuters)

Spain Religion

7A woman leaves her house through a decorated doorway during Corpus Christi day in Zahara de la Sierra, southern Spain. The village of Zahara de la Sierra celebrated the feast of Corpus Christi (or Body of Christ in Latin) by covering the streets and facades of houses with the branches of trees and grass. (Reuters)

South Africa Daily Life

8People surf near a ship that ran aground in 2009 at Bloubergstrand near the city of Cape Town, South Africa. (AP)

Russia Pillow Fights

9Teenagers fight with pillows during their flash mob at Marsovo Pole square in central St. Petersburg, Russia. (AFP)

Indonesia Bali Culture Festival

10Participants from Lombok province perform in a parade during the 34th Bali Art Festival in Denpasar on Indonesia's resort island of Bali. (AFP)

Germany Dog Cat Exhibition

11A Shih-Tzu dog with a German cap waits prior the competition at the International Dog and Cat Exhibition in Erfurt, central Germany. 4,000 dogs representing 250 breeds from 16 countries are taking part in the exhibition. (AP)

One response to “June 10, 2012”

  1. Jeong Ho Park says:

    I think there is a mistype.
    Day in Photos Jun 10, 2012.
    In the 10th photo, “34nd” needs to be corrected to “34th”. doesn’t it?

    I’m a big fan of VOANEWS. Thank you for everything in this site. They are very helpful for my english study.

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