June 12,2012

Posted June 12th, 2012 at 1:40 pm (UTC-4)
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Pakistan Child Labor

1Naginah Sadiq, 5, a Pakistani girl who works in a brick factory, rests on a bed next to her sister Shahzadi, 8 months, sleeping in a hammock attached to the bed on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, on World Day Against Child Labor. Naginah earns 250 Rupees ($2.77) per day according to her father. (AP)

Russia Protest

2Opposition activists carry a model of a prison cell with the cut-out figure of President Vladimir Putin during rally against his third term in Russia's second city of Saint Petersburg. (AFP)


3Honor guards pay tribute to war veterans at the Heroes Pantheon as a dog walks past them in Asuncion. Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo commemorated the 77th anniversary of the signing of the peace treaty that ended the Chaco War between Paraguay and Bolivia from 1932 to 1935. (Reuters)

Taiwan Flood

4A car is caught in a flood caused by torrential rainfall in Taipei, Taiwan. (Reuters)

Germany Haflinger Studs

5Two Haflinger studs stand in a Haflinger farm in Meura, Germany. The farm has more than 350 of this precious blood Haflinger studs. (AP)

Yemen Soldiers

6Army soldiers man a checkpoint on a road leading to the southern Yemeni city of Zinjibar after the army retook the city from al-Qaeda-linked militants. (Reuters)

Japan Belgium

7Crown Prince Philippe (R) of Belgium and Japanese Emperor Akihito (2nd L) look on as Belgian Crown Princess Mathilde (L) is greeted by Japanese Empress Michiko upon the Belgian royal couple's arrival for a dinner at the Imperial Residence on the grounds of the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan. (REUTERS/Imperial Household Agency of Japan)

Indonesia Environment

8An Indonesian scavenger collects valuable waste from the river for resale in Jakarta, Indonesia. (AFP)

Monaco Monte Carlo TV Festival

9French actor Francis Huster jokes during a photocall at the 52nd Monte Carlo Television Festival in Monaco, June 11, 2012. (Reuters)

Irealnd Cliff Diving

10Nine-time world champion Orlando Duque of Colombia dives 23 meters from a helicopter next to Ashford Castle during a training session in build up to the 2012 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series at Cong, West of Ireland, Ireland. The series begins in Corsica, France on June 24. (AFP/Red Bull)

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