Aug. 29, 2014. Ukrainian forces launch missiles from their camp to disperse pro-Russian militants from their positions, in the Donetsk region. NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen urged Russia on August 29 to halt its “illegal” military actions in Ukraine, accusing it of a “dangerous” attempt to destabilise its western neighbour. OLEKSANDR RATUSHNIAK—AFP/GETTY IMAGES
"A woman leads her painted buffalo onto a stage during a buffalo bodypainting competition in Jiangcheng county, Yunnan province, China, on May 18, 2014. Artists from eight countries painted on buffaloes to compete for a 100,000 yuan ($16,042) prize reward during the competition on Sunday, according to local media."
'An aerial view shows the site of Friday's landslide that buried Abi Barik village in Badakhshan province, northeastern Afghanistan, on May 5, 2014. Afghan officials said they plan to build new houses for hundreds of families made homeless by a landslide that entombed a northeastern village and killed at least 300 people, perhaps as many as 2,700.' Wakil Kohsar
A man stands near the Letseng diamond mine in eastern Lesotho on July 31, 2011. (Reuters/Matthew Tostevin)
Thousands attend the Royal Wedding celebration of Lesotho’s King Letsie III to his new bride Karabo Motsoeneng in Matsieng, on February 20, 2000. (Reuters)
"Starlings in search of food and warmth flock to a herd of cattle in a feedlot in Mead, Nebraska, on January 18, 2007" Nati Harnik
"14A solar receiver and boiler on top of a tower at the Ivanpah SEGS, in an aerial view on February 20, 2014"
"Visitors run away as waves from a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, in Hangzhou Zhejiang province, on August 24, 2013" (Reuters/Stringer)
'Drugstore in Leakey, Texas, during the noon hour, May 1973' Marc St. Gil
'Storefronts in Northern California, May 1972.' Tomas Sennett
"Muslim women dressed in white applaud Elijah Muhammad during the delivery of his Savior’s Day Message in Chicago, March 1974" (John H. White/NARA)
'Cairo, Egypt: Anti-Morsi protesters chant slogans during a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir square in Cairo, on July 26, 2013. Many of those Egyptians opposed to ousted President Mohamed Morsi say their admiration for the army has never wavered, and that any anger was always directed at the generals in charge' Mohamed Abd El Ghany