November 24, 2013
Published November 24, 2013
A man distributes fruit from a box at a mass gathering of Satmar Hasidic Jews in New York. The Satmars, a strictly anti-zionist sect of Judaism, gathered to celebrate the 69th anniversary of their founding after Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum's escape from the holocaust.
A general view of anti-government protesters gathering to demonstrate against the government-backed amnesty bill at the Democracy Monument in central Bangkok, Thailand.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (2nd L) shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry next to Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (far L) and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (far R) after world powers agreed to a landmark deal with Iran halting parts of its nuclear program, in Geneva, Switzerland.
A costumed woman rides her bike during the 15th tour of the fireflies in Pasig city, metro Manila, Philippines. The annual tour of the fireflies advocates clean air and healthy living by promoting bicycles as the main mode of transportation. This year's tour aims to raise funds to benefit to the victims of supertyphoon Haiyan.
Ksenia Stolbova (R) and Fedor Klimov of Russia perform for the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow, Russia, Nov. 23, 2013.
Oil fences to control leaked oil are seen after an explosion at a Sinopec Corp oil pipeline in Huangdao, Qingdao, Shandong Province. Crude pipelines have been shut-off in the eastern Chinese oil hub of Qingdao pending safety checks a day after a leak triggered a huge explosion that killed 47 people, a refinery official and state media said.
Kenyan rally driver Carl Tundo sits on the hood of the Ford Escort Mark 2 after a mechanical problem, on the fourth day of the Kenya Airways East African Safari Rally in Nairobi.
Members of the Loya Jirga, grand council, leave on the last day of the Loya Jirga, in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Opposition protesters and riot police spray tear gas against each other in front of the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers in Kyiv. Tens of thousands of demonstrators rallied in the center of Kyiv to demand that the government reverse course and sign a landmark agreement with the European Union in defiance of Russia.
A man puts a lit candle in front of the Maxima supermarket after a section of its roof collapsed, in Riga, Latvia. More than 50 people were killed when the roof collapsed.
Motorists ride on a road covered by volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
In this picture taken with a long time exposure, Noriaki Kasai of Japan competes during the large hill team competition at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup in Klingenthal, eastern Germany, Nov. 23, 2013. Japan placed 3rd.
Tribesmen lead their camels through the sand dunes of the Liwa desert, 220 km west of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.