August 28, 2012

Posted August 28th, 2012 at 2:20 pm (UTC-4)
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Germany Syria

1Partially reflected in a glass shelf, journalists cover a news conference of members of Syrian opposition groups presenting the program  ‘The Day After: Supporting a Democratic Transition in Syria’, in Berlin, Germany. (AP)

Mars Rover

2A chapter of the layered geological history of Mars is laid bare in this postcard from NASA’s Curiosity rover. The image shows the base of Mount Sharp, the rover’s eventual science destination. This image is a portion of a larger image taken by Curiosity’s 100-millimeter Mast Camera on Aug. 23, 2012. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS)

Albania Fire

3An Albanian boy uses a branch in an effort to put out a blaze raging near the city of Memaliaj. Albania has battled multiple forest fires since June after several heat waves and months of drought. (AFP)

Isaac Louisiana

4Many residents leave the New Orleans area in anticipation of tropical storm Isaac, which is expected to make landfall on the Louisiana coast as a hurricane in Kenner, Louisiana. (AP)

Singapore Arts Slava Snowshow

5A clown performs during a media preview of ‘Slava’s Snowshow’ at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The show was created by renowned Russian clown Slava Polunin in 1993. (AP)

South Korea Asia Typhoon

6A Chinese fisherman is rescued by South Korean coast guard officers, unseen, from a Chinese ship in Jeju, South Korea. A powerful typhoon pounded South Korea with strong winds and heavy rain. (AP)

London Heathrow Airport

7A Gulf Air jet arrives over the top of houses to land at Heathrow Airport in west London. Britain’s transport minister said she would probably resign if the government gave in to pressure to expand London’s Heathrow airport. (Reuters)

Afghanistan Violence

8Afghan locals gather at the site of a bomb blast in Kandahar province. The chief of police in Kandahar province survived the insurgent truck-bomb attack that killed four civilians, a spokeswoman for NATO-led forces and Afghan officials. (Reuters)

US Republican Convention

9Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, center, R-Wis., works on the speech he will deliver at the Republican National Convention, with senior adviser Dan Senor, left, and senior aid Conor Sweeney during the campaign charter flight from Wisconsin to Tampa, Florida. (AP)

One Response to “August 28, 2012”

  1. garfield says:

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