Members of various non-governmental organizations (NGOs) hold lighted candles during a protest in Islamabad against bomb blasts a day earlier in Quetta.
Supporters of Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa light firecrackers to celebrate after hearing the result of a vote to impeach the country’s Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Parliament voted overwhelmingly to impeach the justice, deepening a standoff between the judiciary and the government, which is controlled by the country's most powerful family.
An off-duty North Korean traffic policeman laces up ice skates as his colleagues sit near by at an ice skating rink in Pyongyang.
A flag with a portrait of jailed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leader Abdullah Ocalan is seen in front of the entrance of the Kurdistan Information Center in Paris, where three female Kurdish activists were found shot dead Thursday.