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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 Images

A person walks by an iced-over fountain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP / Getty Images

A woman takes refuge from flooding.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Petros Giannakouris / Associated Press

Members of the Szeged Contemporary Dance Company perform.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP / Getty Images

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 Press

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 / EPA

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 Press

Nepalese Hindu devotees prepare to participate in the Madhav Narayan Festival on the outskirts of Katmandu.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Niranjan Shrestha / Associated Press

Actors perform a waist drum dance to herald the upcoming Lantern Festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liu Xiao / Associated Press

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 / EPA

Myanmar laborers carry baskets loaded with gravel as they work at a jetty on the Yangon River.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LYNN BO BO / EPA

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Pictures in the News | February 22, 2013

Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in Spain, where Iberia airline workers at Barajas Airport in Madrid protest against job cuts. Today is the last of a planned five-day strike held by Iberia cabin crew, maintenance workers and ground staff in response to the planned elimination of 3,800 jobs.

Elsewhere in Europe,  a woman in Greece takes refuge from  flooding by standing on a bench at a bus stop;  a person walks by an iced-over fountain in northern France; and Hungarian dancers perform on the stage in Szeged.

In China, actors perform a waist drum dance in Yan’an City to herald the upcoming Lantern Festival; South Korean protesters shout slogans during a demonstration outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul; and Myanmar laborers carry baskets loaded with gravel as they work at a jetty on the Yangon River.

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