Photo of the day – Jun. 04, 2013

Thousands of opposition activists demonstrated in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Sunday. The activists have vowed to press ahead with demonstrations calling for government reforms and the release of political prisoners. (AFP/Getty Images)


Photo of the day – May. 22, 2013

Blindfolded men awaited screening during a police roundup in Mogadishu, Somalia, Tuesday. (Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST/Handout via Reuters)

Photo of the day – May. 18, 2013

M23 rebels stand in a queue during training at Rumangabo military camp in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, May 16, 2013. REUTERS/James Akena

Photo of the day – May. 15, 2013

Riot police stood by the gates of parliament in Nairobi, Kenya, Tuesday during a demonstration against members of parliament who demanded higher wages. Demonstrators released two dozen piglets and poured blood on the pavement to protest the demands for a wage hike. (Carl de Souza/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the day – Apr. 19, 2013

A police vehicle sprayed water onto a burning truck carrying temporary plastic toilets on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa, Thursday. (Schalk van Zuydam/AP)

Photo of the day – Apr. 07, 2013

Qunu, South Africa: A man walks in front of a window bearing the image of Nelson Mandela. Carl De Souza/AFP

Photo of the day – Apr. 06, 2013

A French soldier kept a lookout next to children in a street of Gao, Mali, Friday. (Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images)