Photo of the day – Jun. 03, 2013

Police use water cannon against protesters during a demonstration in Ankara June 3, 2013. Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan accused anti-government protesters on Monday of walking “arm-in-arm with terrorism”, remarks that could further inflame public anger after three days of some of the most violent riots in decades. Hundreds of police and protesters have been injured since Friday in the riots, which began with a demonstration to halt construction in a park in an Istanbul square and grew into mass protests against what opponents call Erdogan’s authoritarianism. REUTERS/Umit Bektas


Photo of the day – May. 31, 2013

Pakistani monkey handler Naseer bathed his monkey in a stream in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday. (B.K. Bangash/AP)

Photo of the day – May. 29, 2013

Afghan men look at the entrance of Panjshir government building after an attack by insurgents in Panjshir province May 29, 2013. Six Taliban insurgents, some wearing suicide vests, attacked the governor’s compound in Afghanistan’s fiercely anti-Taliban Panjshir valley on Wednesday morning, killing one policeman, officials say. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Photo of the day – May. 27, 2013

“Afghan police take cover during a gun battle following a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, on May 24, 2013. A suicide bomber struck in the heart of the Afghan capital on Friday, sending a plume of smoke billowing over Kabul and setting up a gun battle in the second major attack in the city in little over a week, police said.” Ahmad Jamshid / AP

Photo of the day – May. 26, 2013

Damascus, Syria: Swimming pool water is died red to express that Syria is sinking in a sea of blood. The number of people who have died in the civil war so far is believed to be 67,347. Mohammad AboAws/Demotix/Corbis

Photo of the day – May. 25, 2013

A man carried a wounded policeman away from the site of an explosion in Kabul Friday. Large explosions followed by pitched gunbattles shook the Afghan capital as the Taliban attacked, the latest thrust in the insurgency’s annual spring offensive. (Omar Sobhani/Reuters)

Photo of the day – May. 20, 2013

Syria – People run down a street in Deir al-Zor. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi