December 12, 2013
Published December 12, 2013
Syrian refugees children play near a snowman in a camp for Syrians who fled their country’s civil war, in the Bekaa valley, eastern Lebanon.
An activist of Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan sets a tire on fire in a protest against the execution of a senior Bangladeshi opposition leader known as the 'Butcher of Mirpur', making him the first person to be put to death for massacres committed during the country's bloody 1971 war of independence, in Islamabad.
Palestinian children look at a rainbow shining over buildings after heavy rain poured in Gaza City, Gaza.
Women smile as they look at a picture on a mobile phone during snowfall in winter in central Seoul, South Korea.
An Air-France airliner sits on the tarmac of the Nangui airport while another company aircraft take off near a camp for internally displaced persons (IDP) in the Central African capital.
A pro-European Union activist wearing a mask depicting Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich smokes in Independence Square in Kyiv, Ukraine.
People queue for buses before heading to the Union Building in Pretoria, South Africa, where the body of former South African president Nelson Mandela is lying in state for three days.
Anti-government protesters in Bangkok, Thailand remove barbed wire before a small group of them briefly entered the compound of the prime minister's office, known as the Government House.
Flamingos stand in their enclosure during snowfall in winter in Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo.
Olie Williams of Bonhams displays a working mould for the first R2D2 Star Wars character in central London. The mould, is expected to fetch between $9,780-$13,040, when it goes under the auction hammer.
A man dressed as Santa Claus poses with dolphins at the Marineland animal exhibition park in the French Riviera city of Antibes, southeastern France.