Edition:
International
Pictures | Thu Oct 10, 2013 | 11:25am EDT

The Gaza shore

<p>A veiled Palestinian woman reads the Koran on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013.  REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A veiled Palestinian woman reads the Koran on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A veiled Palestinian woman reads the Koran on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
1 / 15
<p>A Palestinian boy swims in the sea at the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian boy swims in the sea at the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian boy swims in the sea at the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
2 / 15
<p>A Palestinian man leads a horse to the sea as others sit on the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. EUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian man leads a horse to the sea as others sit on the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. EUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man leads a horse to the sea as others sit on the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. EUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
3 / 15
<p>A Palestinian man washes a horse in the sea on the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian man washes a horse in the sea on the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man washes a horse in the sea on the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
4 / 15
<p>Palestinian children play in the sand on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Palestinian children play in the sand on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinian children play in the sand on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
5 / 15
<p>Palestinians enjoy the weather on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Palestinians enjoy the weather on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians enjoy the weather on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
6 / 15
<p>A Palestinian man sells snacks on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian man sells snacks on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man sells snacks on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
7 / 15
<p>A Palestinian woman takes a photograph of her husband on a mobile phone at the beach in Gaza City, August 22, 2013.  REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian woman takes a photograph of her husband on a mobile phone at the beach in Gaza City, August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian woman takes a photograph of her husband on a mobile phone at the beach in Gaza City, August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
8 / 15
<p>Palestinian men smoke a water pipe as they enjoy the weather on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013.  REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Palestinian men smoke a water pipe as they enjoy the weather on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinian men smoke a water pipe as they enjoy the weather on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
9 / 15
<p>A Palestinian flag is seen as people swim in the sea at the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian flag is seen as people swim in the sea at the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian flag is seen as people swim in the sea at the beach in Gaza City, July 20, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
10 / 15
<p>Foot marks are seen in the sand on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Foot marks are seen in the sand on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Foot marks are seen in the sand on the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
11 / 15
<p>A Palestinian man sells corn on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

A Palestinian man sells corn on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man sells corn on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
12 / 15
<p>Palestinian children play football on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Palestinian children play football on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinian children play football on the beach in Gaza City, July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
13 / 15
<p>A Palestinian fisherman rides a fishing boat during a protest against the blockade on Gaza Strip, at the seaport of Gaza City, October 10, 2013. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem</p>

A Palestinian fisherman rides a fishing boat during a protest against the blockade on Gaza Strip, at the seaport of Gaza City, October 10, 2013. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian fisherman rides a fishing boat during a protest against the blockade on Gaza Strip, at the seaport of Gaza City, October 10, 2013. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Close
14 / 15
<p>Palestinians paddle a boat during sunset at the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013.  REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Palestinians paddle a boat during sunset at the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians paddle a boat during sunset at the beach in Gaza City, August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Close
15 / 15

Next Slideshows

Concept cars

Automakers big and small share their visions for the future.

Nov 01 2013

Greenpeace in focus

The organization has made headlines after Russia arrested some 30 activists aboard a Greenpeace ship used in a protest against offshore Arctic drilling.

Oct 09 2013

Afghan Army training

Officers undergo training at the Kabul Military Center.

Oct 08 2013

Blessing of the animals

Once a year church parishioners can have their animals blessed.

Oct 07 2013

MORE IN PICTURES

Family and friends mourn Daunte Wright at his viewing

Family and friends mourn Daunte Wright at his viewing

Mourners gathered at a Minneapolis church to view the body of Daunte Wright, the 20-year-old Black man whose fatal shooting by a police officer in a nearby suburb set off protests that coincided with the trial over the death of George Floyd.

On the line of separation in eastern Ukraine

On the line of separation in eastern Ukraine

Russian forces have been building up close to Ukraine's eastern border, in a conflict Kyiv says has killed 14,000 people since 2014.

Ohio police kill Black teenage girl Ma'Khia Bryant

Ohio police kill Black teenage girl Ma'Khia Bryant

Police in Columbus, Ohio, fatally shot a 16-year-old Black girl after confronting her while responding to a report of a person armed with a knife.

Spring in blossom around the world

Spring in blossom around the world

Flowers bloom in springtime around the world.

Russia arrests over 1,000 at rallies for hunger-striking Navalny

Russia arrests over 1,000 at rallies for hunger-striking Navalny

Police rounded up more than a thousand protesters as Russians in dozens of cities rallied behind Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny over his failing health in jail.

Mariners train to avoid another Suez Canal jam on French lake

Mariners train to avoid another Suez Canal jam on French lake

Trainees maneuver scale models of massive container ships, learning how to navigate the global shipping trade's trickiest waterways, docks, currents and winds.

Half of all U.S. adults have at least one COVID shot

Half of all U.S. adults have at least one COVID shot

More than half of American adults have received at least one vaccine dose, according to the CDC, and a third of adults have been fully vaccinated.

Crematoriums in India overwhelmed as COVID deaths hit record

Crematoriums in India overwhelmed as COVID deaths hit record

Crematoriums in India are trying to cope with an influx of bodies as deaths from COVID hit a new record.

Sketches from the trial of Derek Chauvin

Sketches from the trial of Derek Chauvin

Sketches from the trial of former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused of murdering George Floyd, as jurors start deliberations.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast