Ukrainian nationalists hold torches and flags as they march past Independence Square

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Activists and supporters of Ukrainian nationalists hold torches and flags as they march past Independence Square during a rally in Kiev, Ukraine. The protest took part on the 72nd anniversary of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army.

 

The Best Overall Image in this year’s Army Photographic Competition

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The Best Overall Image in this year’s Army Photographic Competition , which was voted for by the public on Facebook, was won by Corporal Jamie Peters, RLC, of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders. His winning shot ‘Fireball Flyers’ of an Apache flying over a large explosion taken during an air show, topped the public poll with 1671 likes, narrowly beating ‘Armed and Dangerous’ by Steve Dock with 1595.

Turkish army tanks take position on top of a hill near Mursitpinar border crossing

Turkish army tanks take position on top of a hill near Mursitpinar border crossing in the southeastern Turkish town of Suruc

Turkish army tanks take position on top of a hill near Mursitpinar border crossing in the southeastern Turkish town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province. A senior Kurdish militant has threatened Turkey with a new Kurdish revolt if it sticks with its current policy of non-intervention in the battle for the Syrian town of Kobani. Kurdish forces allied to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), the People’s Defence Units (YPG), are fighting against Islamic State insurgents attacking Kobani close to the Turkish border. Turkey is reluctant to open its border to allow arms to reach the out-gunned Kurds.

U.S. troops carry the dead body of a soldier from a NATO after suicide attack in Kabul

U.S. troops carry the dead body of a soldier from a NATO-led international military force, at the site of a suicide attack in Kabul

U.S. troops carry the dead body of a soldier from a NATO-led international military force, at the site of a suicide attack in Kabul.

Destroyed tank after a battle between government troops and pro-Russia separatists in Novosvitlivka

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A boy jumps from a destroyed tank after a battle between government troops and pro-Russia separatists in Novosvitlivka, eastern Ukraine.  Darko Vojinovic, AP

Water Crisis in Gaza – Struggling for a drop of water

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Palestinian children from Gaza trying to find a public water tap to fill their bottles, Gaza is suffering huge lack of water because of the Israeli occupation military procedures, they are stealing our water while we are not able to find some water to cover our domestic use, 80% of our water resources are stolen by the Israeli occupation in favor of the illegal colonies and colonists.

Palestinian students look inside a classroom that was shelled by Israel

Palestinian students look inside a classroom that witnesses said was shelled by Israel during its offensive, on the first day of the new school year east of Gaza City

Palestinian students look inside a classroom that witnesses said was shelled by Israel during its offensive, on the first day of the new school year east of Gaza City.
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