Friday, January 12: Our World In Pictures
GREECE — Residents Rally Against Austerity Bill: In this Friday photo, protesters clash with police on the steps of the Parliament in Athens during a rally against a new austerity bill that will limit the right to strike and speed up property foreclosures. More than 8,000 protesters joined the demonstration as strikes disrupted public transport in the capital.
PERU — Former President is Pardoned: Actors, one wearing a mask depicting former President Alberto Fujimori, perform during a protest against the medical pardon given to Fujimori in Lima on Thursday. Relatives of those killed or disappeared during the leaders decadelong rule protested his being pardoned from his prison sentence.
GERMANY — Colorful Display Impresses Visitors: A woman walks through a walk-in kaleidoscope of carpet squares at Domotex in Hannover on Thursday.
WEST BANK — Protests Continue Against Trump’s Decision: In this Friday photo, a Palestinian protester uses a slingshot during clashes in Ramallah following protests against U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
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