The World This Week in Photos

Protests in Kashmir; deforestation in Brazil; and New York City's Thanksgiving Day Parade.


Finding Refuge on a Mine Field

Civilians fleeing attacks in Pakistan have fled over the border to Afghanistan. But a new danger is under their feet.


The World This Week in Photos

Bicycling in the dark in Douma, Syria; moving Hamburg's swans to their winter home; and opening the International Toilet Festival in New Delhi.


The World This Week in Photos

Protests in Mexico City; skinny-dipping in Chonqing; and chess in Kuala Lumpur.


Berlin in Bold

In the early 1990s, Germany's capital city was war-torn, broken, and as beautiful as it was bizarre.


The World This Week in Photos

Shiites mark Ashura; Russian soldiers prepare for a parade; and a debutante ball in London.


The World This Week in Photos

U.S. Marines pack up in Afghanistan; Hungarians protest a proposed Internet tax; and a nude swimming competition in France.


Burkina Faso Burning

Protests in the capital, Ouagadougou, are spinning out of control.


A Bear’s Necessities

At a wildlife rescue center south of Phnom Penh, bears that would have otherwise faced a grim fate -- either killed for their meat, or milked for their bile -- get a new lease on life.


The Dog Whisperer

How a British colonel altered the 
battlefields of World War I, and why 
his crusade still resonates today.


Bringing Down the House that Bush Built

What dismantling 10 years of war in Afghanistan looks like.


The World This Week in Photos

Protests in St. Louis; a pilgrimage in Peru; and the funeral of a Kurdish fighter.


The World This Week in Photos

Hong Kong's ongoing democracy protests; Eid al-Adha prayers in Indonesia; and skateboarding in Panama City.


A Front Seat to War

Outrage and tear gas as Kurds watch their homes fall to the Islamic State.


The Women of Kobani

Fleeing the Islamic State militants, they’ve left behind not only their homes in Syria, but their husbands and sons who have stayed to fight.


Suicide Mission

Ty Carter fought in Afghanistan and became a hero. Now he has one more enemy to fight: PTSD.


The World This Week in Photos

Protests in Hong Kong; pilgrims on the Hajj; and preparations to "Aerosail" the Mediterranean.


Hong Kong Noir

Portraits of the island city before it belonged to China.


Crossing Over

Kurdish Syrians flee an Islamic State offensive on the town of Kobani.


Hong Kong’s Protest, in Memes

A selection of the most powerful remixed images coming from the island city.