Edition:
United States
Pictures | Fri May 16, 2014 | 1:46pm EDT

Violence abates in Vietnam as U.S. warns China for 'provocation'

Chinese nationals cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring
Close
1 / 6
A boy looks at a promotional video about Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 at a booth of China's state-run oil company CNOOC during China Beijing International High-Tech Expo in Beijing, May 16, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A boy looks at a promotional video about Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 at a booth of China's state-run oil company CNOOC during China Beijing International High-Tech Expo in Beijing, May 16, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A boy looks at a promotional video about Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 at a booth of China's state-run oil company CNOOC during China Beijing International High-Tech Expo in Beijing, May 16, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
2 / 6
A visitor takes a picture of a scale model of the Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 during the China Beijing International High-Tech Expo in Beijing, May 16, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A visitor takes a picture of a scale model of the Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 during the China Beijing International High-Tech Expo in Beijing, May 16, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A visitor takes a picture of a scale model of the Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 during the China Beijing International High-Tech Expo in Beijing, May 16, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
3 / 6
Chinese nationals cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring
Close
4 / 6
Chinese nationals stand by their belongings after crossing to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals stand by their belongings after crossing to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals stand by their belongings after crossing to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring
Close
5 / 6
Chinese nationals carry their belongings as they cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals carry their belongings as they cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Chinese nationals carry their belongings as they cross to Cambodia from Vietnam at the Bavet international checkpoint in Svay Rieng province May 15, 2014. REUTERS/Samrang Pring
Close
6 / 6

Next Slideshows

Playmate of the Year

Kennedy Summers is named Playboy's Playmate of the Year for 2014.

May 16 2014

Wildfires in California

Fires flare as California enters the height of wildfire season in the midst of one of the state's worst droughts on record.

May 16 2014

Curtain falls on Palm Springs show

The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies prepares to close its long-running revue in the California desert.

May 15 2014

Protests over mine disaster

Anger over Turkey's worst ever coal mine disaster turns to protest.

May 15 2014

MORE IN PICTURES

First 100 days of Trump

First 100 days of Trump

Major moments from the first days of the Trump administration.

Republicans pull healthcare bill

Republicans pull healthcare bill

President Donald Trump suffered a stunning political setback in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul Obamacare, a major 2016 election campaign promise of the president and his allies.

Sunken South Korean ferry raised

Sunken South Korean ferry raised

The Sewol ferry that sank nearly three years ago, killing 304 people, most of them children on a school trip, slowly emerges from a gray sea.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos of the week.

The scramble for healthcare bill votes

The scramble for healthcare bill votes

GOP lawmakers struggle to overcome differences as a dramatic vote on healthcare looms.

Flashback: Egypt's Arab Spring

Flashback: Egypt's Arab Spring

A look back at the Egypt uprising that led to the overthrow of president Mubarak in 2011. Mubarak, the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring protests that swept the region, was freed after six years in detention.

Highlights from Tokyo Fashion Week

Highlights from Tokyo Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from Tokyo.

Iraqi forces edge further into Mosul

Iraqi forces edge further into Mosul

Iraqi forces enter Mosul's Old City as Islamic State militants put up fierce resistance from the close-packed houses and narrow streets.

Mourning for London

Mourning for London

The world grieves after a deadly attack near parliament in London.

Newer Slideshows Older Slideshows

Trending Collections

Pictures