Over a thousand refugees cross into Jordan one afternoon from Syria at a border crossing known as Al Hadalat.
Occupy DC confront U.S. Park police at McPherson Square, just two blocks from the White House.
On the National Mall Lorraine Bias and her sister Rochelle Bias hug each other with excitement after President -elect Obama is sworn in.
At the funeral of Pope John Paul II at the Vatican Sec. of State Condelezza Rice gladly accepts a kiss by French President Jacques Chirac.
A mother and child wait to be bused to Senokos refugee camp in Macedonia after fleeing the war in Kosovo.
Oil fires set by retreating Iraqi troops raged throughout Kuwait at the end of the Gulf War in 1991.