2012 in photos (part 3)

• 2012 in photos (part 3)

We continue collection of photographs covering the events of the year.

November 11, 2012. A man and a woman floating in the flooded Piazza San Marco in Venice, Italy

2012 in photos (part 3)

August 15, 2012. hugs. US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle during the election campaign in Iowa. In November, Obama put this image in his Twitter-account after having been re-elected for a second term, leaving the signature "Four more years." Photo quickly became the most popular photo-retweet in the history of this social network.

2012 in photos (part 3)

29 August 2012 Paralympics in London. Swimmer warming up before the swim

2012 in photos (part 3)

September 5, 2012. People flee from an explosion at a fireworks factory on the outskirts of Shivakashi, 500 km from Chennai, India. Police said that six workers, through whose fault and there was a huge explosion that killed 40 people were arrested and maimed 60

2012 in photos (part 3)

September 11, 2012. Egypt. Protesters tear down the American flag with the US Embassy in Cairo. Then he publicly burned in the street. Splash aggression was provoked by the film, it has produced in the United States, where, according to the protesters, ridiculed the Prophet Muhammad

2012 in photos (part 3)

5 September 2012 Paralympics in London. British rugby player David Anthony rejoices after a successful throw in the match against the US team at the London Olympic Stadium

2012 in photos (part 3)

September 25, 2012. Madrid, Spain. Protesters behind bartender Alberto Casillas, while police surrounded his bar to arrest dissatisfied with government policies during the crisis Spaniards who participated in the riots on the streets of the capital of Spain, defending, they said, "kidnapped" democracy. Casillas does not let the police inside, protecting the people who had taken refuge there

2012 in photos (part 3)

September 30, 2012. Beach Muytsenberg on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa. The attempt to establish a new record for the number ginnesovskogo surfers on one wave.

2012 in photos (part 3)

6 September 2012 in Athens, Greece. A police officer standing with a noose around his neck in front of the Ministry of Finance during the protests against budget cuts. Around 2000 police officers Coast Guard and firefighters protesting salary cuts plans

2012 in photos (part 3)

September 3, 2012. The Syrian is on the war-torn region of Salahaddin in Aleppo

2012 in photos (part 3)

June 24, 2012. The International Space Station, Earth orbit. The astronaut André Kuipers looking at the bubble in a drop of water while enjoying the last days of weightlessness before returning to Earth

2012 in photos (part 3)

October 9, 2012. Pakistani student holding a portrait of 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who was shot the Taliban for speaking out in favor of education for women. Malala is now on rehabilitation in the UK. The Taliban have said they are preparing an attempt, if Malala Yousafzai will survive this time. The young activist has become an international symbol of the struggle for women's equality. There have been calls to nominate her for the Nobel Peace Prize.

2012 in photos (part 3)

October 31, 2012. The planet Mars. NASA's Curiosity rover photographed themselves on the background of the Martian landscape

2012 in photos (part 3)

October 14, 2012. The Austrian aviator Felix Baumgartner jumps from the capsule into the Earth's stratosphere.

2012 in photos (part 3)

October 29, 2012. New York, USA. Superstorms Sandy made a huge devastation in late October on the East Coast of the United States. During the storm killed 250 people in seven states, and material damage worth $ 65 billion.

2012 in photos (part 3)

November 28, 2012. The house, which the hurricane dragged several hundred meters

2012 in photos (part 3)

November 14, 2012. The solar eclipse observed in Palm Cove, Australia. Thousands of people gathered on this day, to observe this natural phenomenon.

2012 in photos (part 3)

November 21, 2012. The rocket falling on houses in Gaza.

2012 in photos (part 3)

November 22, 2012. The car stops in front of a residential house in the middle of the newly built highway in Zhejiang Province. An elderly couple refused to sign permission for the demolition of his house. They say that the proposed compensation is insufficient to cover the relocation costs. A few days later, the couple took a slightly more generous offer, and the house was immediately demolished

2012 in photos (part 3)

November 27, 2012. Photo taken the Cassini spacecraft of NASA, the North Pole of the planet Saturn.

2012 in photos (part 3)