Mohammad Javad Zarif
US President Barack Obama (L) and Vice President Joseph Biden (R) clap for Ashton Carter after nominating him for Secretary of Defence in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on December 5 in Washington, DC.
Bangladeshi activists run past burning material on a road close to the home of opposition leader Khaleda Zia in Dhaka.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after a cabinet meeting at his official residence in Tokyo on January 25.
Activists perform as heads of state, from left, President Barack Obama, Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper, China’s President Xi Jinping, India’s Narendra Modi, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the Climate Change Conference COP20 in Lima Peru, on December 12.
A screengrab shows Iraqi Sajida al-Rishawi (35).
Russian President Vladimir Putin (centre) shakes hands with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko during a meeting in Minsk, on February 11.