Zakariat Awaja, 2, right, plays with his sister Hala inside a netting used to keep birds away, near his family's tent that replaced their house destroyed in the Israeli military offensive in Gaza, in Beit Lahiya northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, March 2, 2010.
Credit: AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill
Aerial view of the flooded houses near La Tranche sur Mer, western France, Tuesday, March 2, 2010, following Sunday's deadly storm that hit most parts of France. The storm blew into France early Sunday with hurricane-force winds, flooding ports, destroying homes and leaving 1 million households without electricity. It also battered Belgium, Portugal, Spain and parts of Germany and snarled train and air travel throughout the continent.
Credit: AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere
South Africa Celebrations
A soccer fan celebrates in Durban, South Africa, Tuesday, March, 2, 2010, during the 100-day count down celebrations to the FIFA World Cup. Heavy construction at the 10 stadiums is complete, and Soccer City, the 95,000-seat venue for the opening and final matches should be handed over within a month. Airports in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Bloemfontein, have been upgraded, and Durban's new airport is set to open in May.
Credit: AP Photo/Denis Farrell
A Chinese security personnel on duty is seen near reflections of Tiananmen Square on the glass door of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Tuesday, March 2, 2010. China's top leadership will gather in the Chinese capital this week for its annual CPPCC and National People's Congress (NPC) meetings.