President Bush is greeted by former President Bill Clinton, before speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial on the National Mall, Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in Washington.
Bangladeshi riot police officers baton charge an opposition political alliance supporter during a rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday, Nov. 13, 2006. One demonstrator was killed when a police van ran him over, a news report said, as riot police fired rubber bullets and tear gas to break up thousands of stone-throwing protesters who demanded electoral reform.
Working For A Living
An Indian child who sells flowers in the street holds a rose at a traffic light in New Delhi, Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, on the eve of Children's Day. India celebrates Children's Day on Nov. 14, to mark the birthday of independent India's first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Despite a ban on child labor millions of Indian children work to help support their families, missing out on an education.
A British soldier stands watch while patrolling street in Basra, Iraq's second-largest city, Monday, Nov. 13, 2006. Four British servicemen were killed and three injured in an attack on a patrol boat in Basra, the Ministry of Defense in London said Sunday. The brief statement said the soldiers were part of a multinational force, patrolling the Shatt al-Arab waterway in Basra.
Japanese champion Hozumi Hasegawa, right, connects with a right hand to Mexican challenger Genaro Garcia's head during the eighth round of their World Boxing Council bantamweight title bout in Tokyo Monday, Nov. 13, 2006. Hasegawa won a unanimous decision to defend his title.
Voice For Africa
Former South African President Nelson Mandela seen after addressing the Pan African Parliament Trust Fund Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in Johannesburg. Success in the battles against poverty, unemployment and AIDS are crucial to the viability of democracy in Africa, Mandela told the meeting of the continent's parliament.
Ningsih, a 4-year-old orangutan, plays with a newspaper at Ragunan zoo in Jakarta, Monday, Nov. 13, 2006. At least 1,000 orangutans are estimated to have been killed by land-clearing fires in Indonesia this year, a wildlife expert said. Fires that swept through Borneo and the drive to create palm oil plantations either killed the orangutans or drove them closer to human settlements, where they were killed as pests.
A bugler plays taps at the burial of Staff Sergeant Kyu Hyuk Chay of Fayetteville, N.C., at Arlington National Cemetery Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in Arlington, Va. Chay died during Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.
New York Stock Exchange trader Matthew Schojam takes his daily mediation break Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in New York. Schojam teaches mediation at Septemeber Space, a volunteer community organization helping people affected by the September 11, 2001 attacks.