U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery near Washington.
The Soyuz TMA-09M is seen moments before it lands southeast of the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakstan with the crew of Expedition 37. Expedition 37 Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), Flight Engineer Karen Nyberg of NASA and Flight Engineer Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency are returning to Earth after five and a half months on the International Space Station.
Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin holds the torch of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games after landing near the town of Zhezkazgan in central Kazakhstan.
Palestinians take cover during clashes with Israeli soldiers following a rally marking the 9th anniversary of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's death, in the West Bank city of Hebron.