A man tries to climb a flag pole to place a Ukrainian flag outside the burnt trade union building in Odessa, Ukraine, on May 4, 2014, where people died in in a fire that tore through the building. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda) #
An anti-government protester wearing a Guy Fawkes mask gestures behind a barricade that they set on fire during a demonstration in Ankara, Turkey. Riot police clashed with demonstrators in several Turkish cities for a second day on Wednesday as mourners buried a teenager wounded in protests last summer, unrest which a defiant Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan cast as a plot against the state.
Sirte, LIBYA: Monday 11th October 2011:..A rebel fighters climbs a ladder to look out at Gadaffi loyalist forces positions during fierce fighting in the the Libyan city of Sirte. Once rebels capture Sirte, Gaddafi's hometown, the National Transitional Council (NTC) say they will declare national liberation, even if Col Gaddafi remains at large. Ayman Oghanna
A pro-European Union rally is reflected in a police officer's helmet as he guards the way to Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych's country residence of Mezhygirya outside Kiev, Ukraine. Hundreds of riot police blocked approaches to Mezhygirya as protesters demanded Yanukovych's resignation over his decision to ditch a pact with the European Union in favor of closer ties with Russia. (Dec. 29, 2013) Photo Credit: AP
Vue des combats au nord d'Alep, le 1er décembre. L'année 2012 fut particulièrement meurtrière en Syrie. Les violences ont fait plus de 40 000 morts, en majorité des civils, depuis le début de la contestation contre le régime de Bachar Al-Assad, en mars 2011. Des centaines de familles fuient chaque jour vers la Turquie, le Liban, la Jordanie et l'Irak, où plus de 150 000 réfugiés sont officiellement enregistrés. | AFP/Javier Manzano