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. 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. 27, 2013

Rescuers unloaded relief supplies Ya’an, China, Wednesday. Tens of thousands of homeless survivors of China’s devastating quake are living in makeshift tents or on the streets, facing shortages of food and supplies as well as an uncertain future. (AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the day – Apr. 26, 2013

A Hindu dressed as a monkey participated in a procession outside the Hanuman temple in New Delhi Thursday, on the birthday of the Hindu monkey-god Hanuman. (Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the day – Apr. 23, 2013

Young earthquake survivors ate noodles outside a tent at a middle school in Baoxing County, Sichuan province, China, Monday. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

Photo of the day – Apr. 18, 2013

An Afghan soldier checked the barrel of a D30 howitzer before a test fire during a training session in Kunar province, Afghanistan, Wednesday. (Manjunath Kiran/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the day – Apr. 15, 2013

Runners competed in the Vienna City Marathon Sunday. Kenyan Henry Sugut came in first among the men; fellow Kenyan Flomena Cheyech won in the women’s category. Mr. Sugut won for the third time in four years. (Alexander Klein/Getty Images)