August 22, 2012

Posted August 22nd, 2012 at 2:11 pm (UTC-4)
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Britain Zoo Animal

1Two giraffes look at each other from the windows of the enclosure during the annual weigh-in at the London Zoo. (AFP)

Ethiopia Meles Obit

2The body of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is escorted upon arrival in the capital Addis Ababa . Thousands of Ethiopians descended on the center of the capital to mourn Meles, their firm-handed ruler of more than two decades, whose body was flown home after his death in a Brussels hospital at 57. (Reuters)

Romania President Impeachment

3A man waves a Romanian flag during a protest against President Traian Basescu in Bucharest, Romania. (AP)

Philippines Fire

4Firefighters extinguish a fire at a squatter colony in Pasay city, metro Manila, Philippines. (Reuters)

Mexico Prisoners

5Federal policemen escort a group of prisoners toward a plane bound for an undisclosed location at the Morelia International Airport, August 21, 2012. (Reuters)

Israel Donkey Wi-Fi

6American tourist Ella uses an iPad while riding a Wi-Fi-outfitted donkey led by her brother Aaron, in Kfar Kedem, a biblical reenactment park in the village of Hoshaya in the Galilee, northern Israel. Visitors riding donkeys through the Old Testament landscape can now also surf the web while being transported across the land of the Bible. (AP)

Japan Women U20 World Cup

7Italy’s Luisa Pugnali, left, fights for the ball with South Korea’s Jang Selgi during their soccer match of the Women’s U20 World Cup at Komaba stadium in Saitama, Japan. (AP)

Thailand Southern Violence

8Thai security personnel inspect the site where vehicles burnt by suspected Muslim militants at a Honda dealer’s showroom in southern Thailand’s Pattani province. (Reuters)

Vatican Pope

9Pope Benedict XVI meets a sister during his weekly audience at his summer residence of Castel Gandolfo, south of Rome, Italy. (Reuters)

 

One Response to “August 22, 2012”

  1. Jnan Bora says:

    The picture news are wonderful.They help a viewer’s mind travel many different parts of the word.Some bring sadnews and others bring happy news. I woud like to upload some picture news for entertaining viewers’ eyes , if permitted and acceptable. Thanks for this opportunity to take time and space.

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