Published April 09, 2013
Men carry sacks filled with shellfish on a beach at Diani Beach on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya, some 30 km (19 miles) south of Mombasa.
Damaged houses are seen in the earthquake stricken town of Bushehr in Iran. A powerful earthquake struck close to the country's only nuclear power station, killing more than 30 people and injuring more than 800 as it devastated small villages, state media reported.
The wind blows a red flag onto the face of an honor guard before a welcome ceremony for Australia's Prime Minister Julia Gillard outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China
A man passes under an installation called "Transition", made with lipstick packages, part of the Milan's Furniture Fair, in Milan, Italy, Apr. 8, 2012. The 52nd International Furniture Fair (Salone del Mobile) opens in Milan until April 14.
Protesters flee as tear gas explodes in a field during a demonstration near Dicle University, in Diyarbakir, Turkey. Leftist Kurdish students protest after clashes between left and right-wing groups inside the universtiy.
Tortoises climb on a branch of a tree lies in a riverinside the Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in Kaziranga about 250 kilometers (156 miles) east of Gauhati, India.
Paprika peppers are air dried after a harvest next to a plantation in the outskirts of Ica, Peru.
Workers paint furniture in Karma Gongsong, lhasa, Tibet. (Photo by Tongqi Huang/VOA reader)
A birch gnawed by beavers stands near Lengenwang, southern Germany.