An Iraqi Army soldier stayed low while making his way across the roof of a patrol base in the Shiite enclave of Sadr City in Baghdad. A cease-fire agreement between the Sadr militia and the Iraqi Army has not stopped the fighting in Sadr City.
Photo: Petr David Josek/Associated Press
Protests in Nepal have not slowed against Chinese rule of Tibet. Police chased a Tibetan, living in exile, who was demonstrating outside the Chinese Embassy in the capital, Kathmandu. The police arrested all of the demonstrators.
Photo: Narendra Shrestha/European Pressphoto Agency
Eight-month pregnant Zhang Xiaoyan, 34, is pulled alive from an apartment that partially collapsed following Monday's powerful earthquake in Dujiangyan, southwestern China's Sichuan province
A relative of 23-year-old Hadi Shabit cries during his funeral in the holy Shiite city of Najaf, Iraq. Shabit was killed in Tuesday's clashes in Baghdad's Sadr City.
Indian citizens look at the one of the sites of a series of bomb blasts which tore through crowded markets in the northwestern Indian city of Jaipur on May 13, 2008. A series of seven bombs tore through crowded markets in the Indian tourist city of Jaipur late May 13, killing at least 60 people and wounding 150 in what police said was a terror attack. (Photo credit should read STRDEL/AFP/***** Images)
Police officers and relatives hold candles at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial during the 20th annual candlelight vigil and dedication of 358 law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty in Washington on May 13, 2008 AFP PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/***** Images)
Paramilitary heads leave the maximum security jail of Itagui, Antioquia department, Colombia, in a police truck to Rionegro airport, 400km northeast of Bogota, before their extradition to the US on May 13, 2008. Colombia on Tuesday extradited 14 of its nationals, including 13 paramilitary leaders, to the United States to face drug trafficking charges, Colombian Justice Minister Carlos Holguin announced. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA (Photo credit should read RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/***** Images)
A drill is performed by members of "WEGA" Special Police Forces on May 14, 2008 in Vienna ahead of the UEFA Euro 2008 European football championships to held from June 07 to 29, 2008 in Austria and Switzerland. AFP PHOTO /DIETER NAGL (Photo credit should read DIETER NAGL/AFP/***** Images)
A house sits in an oasis of green, surrounded by scorched earth in Palm Bay, Florida.
Local people wait to be transported to safe areas, as the injured lay in the open-air, as rain falls following an earthquake which hit Beichuan County, about 160 kilometers northeast of the epicenter in China's Sichuan Province.
Honda's ASIMO robot conducts the Detroit Symphony Orchestra as it performs "Impossible Dream" during a concert in Detroit