In a somber show of U.S. support for Ukraine’s new leadership, Secretary of State John Kerry walked the streets Tuesday where nearly 100 anti-government protesters were gunned down by police last month, and promised beseeching crowds that American aid is on the way.
Revelers enjoyed festivities during Carnival celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
Activists from the province of Baluchistan have walked roughly 3,000 km to Islamabad to draw attention to alleged abductions.
Ukraine accused Russia of a “military invasion and occupation” on Friday, saying Russian troops have taken up positions around a coast guard base and two airports on its strategic Crimea peninsula.
The XVI Havana Cigar Festival in Cuba is showcasing the best Cuban cigars.
From the lopping off of men’s neckties in Germany to the burial of a sardine in Spain, carnival traditions around the world are vast and varied. This year, carnival season runs until March 5, Ash Wednesday.
Hindus mark the Maha Shivratri festival, the birthday of Lord Shiva, the god of creation and destruction by offering special prayers and fasting.
Chinese authorities ordered new measures to curb harmful air pollution affecting over 15 percent of the country.
Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro have been staging protests, resulting in scores of deaths and injuries in Venezuela.
Soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 4th squadron 2d Cavalry Regiment are responsible for defending Kandahar Airfield against rocket attacks from insurgents in Afghanistan.
The Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, in Sochi, Russia.
International Women's Day occurs annually celebrated on March 8 and celebrates the achievements of women worldwide.
A Malaysia Airlines flight to Beijing carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control Saturday morning, M