June 24, 2012

Posted June 24th, 2012 at 12:59 pm (UTC-4)
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Philippines Religion

1Devotees covered with mud and dried banana leaves pray in front of a cross during a religious ceremony that celebrates the feast day of their patron Saint John the Baptist, in the village of Bibiclat, Nueva Ecija, north of Manila, Philippines. (Reuters)

Egypt Election Result

2Supporters of Muslim Brotherhood's presidential candidate Mohamed Morsi celebrate his victory at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. (Reuters)

South Korea Koreas US Military Drills

3An E-2C Hawkeye lands onto the deck of U.S. aircraft carrier USS George Washington during joint military drills between the U.S. and South Korea in the West Sea, southwest of Seoul. (AP)

Mideast Israel Social Protests

4Israeli police detain an activist during a social protest in Tel Aviv. Israeli police say 85 protesters were arrested after clashing with officers and vandalizing banks in Tel Aviv. (AP)

Spain San Juan

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

China Panda

6Workers show off the baby pandas at the Giant Panda Research Base in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province to attract visitors for the Duanwu festival or better known as the Dragon Boat festival. (AFP)

Morocco Music Festival

7Moroccan horsemen perform on the occasion of the Gnaoua World Music Festival in Essaouira, June 23, 2012. (AFP)

West Bank Shavuot

8A member of the Samaritan sect holds up a Torah scroll during their traditional pilgrimage marking the holiday of Shavuot, atop Mount Gerizim, near the West Bank city of Nablus. (Reuters)

Colorado Springs Fire

9The evening sky glows orange as smoke and flames from the Waldo Canyon Fire near Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, June 23, 2012. Wildfire has consumed 2500 acres west of Garden of the Gods. (AP)

Belgium Giant Waterlily Leaf

10A baby lies on a giant waterlily leaf during a photo shoot for babies aged under 1 at the National Botanic Garden of Meise, near Brussels, Belgium. (Reuters)

Russia Graduation

11A man watches an old-fashioned tall ship and laser show on the Neva River in St. Petersburg during the 'Scarlet Sails,' a romantic holiday to honor graduated students of high schools. (AFP)

2 Responses to “June 24, 2012”

  1. Jnan Bora says:

    A photograph may speak volume about a thing or person or place and so on . I am at present residing in Shillong ( India ). If permitted , I would like to contribute to “Day in Photos ” from this mobile phone handset. Thanks for this privilege to send these words.

  2. prabhu says:

    I though only in india peoples walk on fire but now i am surprise to see similar tradition in spain.

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