December 15, 2103

Published December 15, 2013

<script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.voanews.com/MediaAssets2/projects/fidget/photoblog_promo_fix.js?wed"></script><b></b>

1

Kenyan police use tear gas to disperse Nairobi University Students, who rioted over the death of two of their colleagues, in Nairobi. The students said they wanted an explanation of how the two engineering students died within a day while in police custody.

2

South African President Jacob Zuma speaks during the late former President Nelson Madela's funeral service in Qunu.

3

Palestinians walk on snow to reach their homes in the West Bank city of Nablus.

4

A man looks for survivors inside a pickup truck at a damaged site after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Duma, Damascus.

5

Pope Francis removes his skull cap for a child during an audience with children assisted by volunteers of Santa Marta institute in Paul VI hall at the Vatican, Dec. 14, 2013.

6

A makeshift memorial with crosses for the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre stands outside a home in Newtown, Connecticut, Dec. 14, 2013, on the one-year anniversary of the shootings.

7

Runners, dressed as Santa Claus and Christmas ornaments, take part in the 37th "Christmas Corrida Race" in the streets of Issy Les Moulineaux, on the western outskirts of Paris, France.

8

A person skates on the frozen waters of Lake St. Moritz during a sunny winter day in the Swiss mountain resort of St. Moritz, Switzerland, Dec. 14, 2013.

9

Youths sit on a field in Qunu, in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Every year, thousands of youths leave their parents to spend weeks in the care of traditional leaders at an initiation school where they are circumcised, a rite of passage commonly referred to as "Ukwaluka" or "going to the mountain".

10

Army cadets hold a large photo of Army head coach Rich Ellerson during an NCAA college football game against Navy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvaina, Dec. 14, 2013. Navy won 34-7.

11

Cape penguins dressed in Christmas costumes take part in a Christmas event at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise aquarium in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo, Japan.

12

Andreas Matt of Austria, right, performs on his way to win the final of the men's ski cross World Cup event in Val Thorens, French Alps, ahead of Victor Oehling Norberg of Sweden, second right, who finished second, Jean Frederic Chapuis of France, left, who finished third, and Franz Promok of Austria, second right, who finished fourth.

This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one