Edition:
United States
Pictures | Thu Jan 16, 2014 | 6:25pm EST

Ukrainian parliament pushes through sweeping anti-protest law

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
1 / 10
A pro-European integration protester prepares hot tea for fellow demonstrators during a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A pro-European integration protester prepares hot tea for fellow demonstrators during a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A pro-European integration protester prepares hot tea for fellow demonstrators during a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
2 / 10
Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
3 / 10
Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
4 / 10
Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in...more

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
5 / 10
Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in...more

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
6 / 10
Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
7 / 10
Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
8 / 10
Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk (R) and head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk (R) and head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk (R) and head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
9 / 10
Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
10 / 10

Next Slideshows

Australia says breached Indonesian territory while blocking refugee boats

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's government on Friday acknowledged its navy breached Indonesian territorial sovereignty several times as part of its controversial...

Jan 16 2014

U.S. urges Syria rebels to attend peace talks, slams government

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States urged Syria's opposition on Thursday to attend January 22 peace talks and criticized its government for suggesting the...

Jan 16 2014

White House releases summary of six-month Iran nuclear plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Thursday released a summary of the deal reached between six major world powers and Iran to curb its nuclear program,...

Jan 16 2014

Bodies of 14 kidnapped Sunni tribesmen found in Iraq

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The bodies of 14 Sunni Muslim tribesmen were found in date palm groves north of Baghdad on Thursday, a day after they were kidnapped by...

Jan 16 2014

MORE IN PICTURES

Athletes protest racial injustice

Athletes protest racial injustice

Athletes stage on-field protests against police brutality and racial injustice, as President Donald Trump urges fans to consider an NFL boycott.

Prince Harry opens Invictus Games

Prince Harry opens Invictus Games

Prince Harry, Melania Trump and Justin Trudeau help kick off the Invictus Games in Toronto, where more than 550 injured and wounded servicemen and women from 17 allied nations take part in 12 adaptive sports.

Alabama Senate race heats up

Alabama Senate race heats up

Political big guns show up to support rival candidates ahead of Alabama's Senate special election.

Hurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria dumped heavy rain on the U.S. territory after destroying buildings and knocking out power to the entire island.

Inside the U.N. General Assembly

Inside the U.N. General Assembly

World leaders from 193 member states gather for the global body's annual meeting.

Cleaning up in the Florida Keys

Cleaning up in the Florida Keys

Residents survey the damage after Hurricane Irma blasts the Florida Keys.

Melania in the garden

Melania in the garden

First lady Melania Trump tends to the White House garden with children from a local Boys and Girls Club.

Jewish New Year

Jewish New Year

Jewish faithful around the world celebrate Rosh Hashanah.

Countdown to German election

Countdown to German election

On the campaign trail as Germans prepare to go to the polls.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast