Workers from the Spanish airline Iberia protest against job cuts at Barajas Airport. Today is the last day of a planned five-day strike held by Iberia workers in response to a proposal to cut 3,800 jobs.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez / Getty ImagesLink
A person walks by an iced-over fountain.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A woman takes refuge from flooding.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Petros Giannakouris / Associated PressLink
Members of the Szeged Contemporary Dance Company perform.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A Palestinian holds a banner during a rally to show solidarity with prisoners on a hunger strike in Israeli jails.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Nasser Shiyoukhi / Associated PressLink
A riot policeman holds a tear-gas weapon as Israeli forces watch Palestinians leaving the Damascus Gate area in East Jerusalem after Friday prayers in al-Aqsa Mosque.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM HOLLANDER / EPALink
Pakistani children hold candles at the site of a bombing last weekend that killed at least 65 people and injured about 175.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Arshad Butt / Associated PressLink
Nepalese Hindu devotees prepare to participate in the Madhav Narayan Festival on the outskirts of Katmandu.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Niranjan Shrestha / Associated PressLink
Actors perform a waist drum dance to herald the upcoming Lantern Festival.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liu Xiao / Associated PressLink
Protesters shout slogans during a demonstration outside the Japanese embassy. The governments of South Korea and Japan are locked in a dispute over ownership of some islands.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEON HEON-KYUN / EPALink
Myanmar laborers carry baskets loaded with gravel as they work at a jetty on the Yangon River.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: LYNN BO BO / EPALink
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