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.
French President Francois Hollande is surrounded by leaders including Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron (left), Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (fourth right), Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (third right) and Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel (right).
(L-R) A hostage runs to police officers for safety. Hostages seen holding black sign. (Inset) Accused terrorist, Han Monis.
A man throws wood along the shore as strong waves from Typhoon Hagupit hit Atimonan, Quezon province, eastern Philippines on December 6.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott walks with Deputy Leader Julie Bishop on the way to the coalition party room for a vote on the Liberal Party leadership at Parliament House in Canberra on February 9.