World in Pictures: 16 November 2011

By Tom Phillips REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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Occupy with a kiss

What? Occupy Wall Street protesters kiss on top of a bus stop after the occupiers were controversially evicted from Zuccotti Park by the New York police in an unannounced raid, which drew allegations of police brutality and harassment of journalists.

Where? New York, USA

Want more? Occupy Wall Street news | Occupy movement

REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang
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Up to your neck

What? A soldier walks through a flooded street in the Don Muang airport area of Bangkok.

Where? Bangkok, Thailand

Want more? 2011 Thailand floods | Don Muang airport

REUTERS/Vladimir Nikolsky
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What? Doctors review conscripts at a recruiting station in Minsk. About 9,000 recruits were called up to the Belarussian army this autumn, according to local media.

Where? Minsk, Belarus

Want more? Belarus military | Conscription

REUTERS/Alexei Nikolsky/RIA Novosti/Pool
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Putin the dentist

What? Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin holds a dental borer as he jokes with Governor of Belgorod region Yevgeny Savchenko at a dental room of a local hospital.

Where? Golovchino, Russia

Want more? Vladimir Putin | Belgorod Oblast

REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl
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What? An Iranian student holds up an anti-U.S. poster as he attends a demonstration to show his support for Iran's nuclear program.

Where? Isfahan, Iran

Want more? Iranian nuclear program | International Atomic Energy Agency

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What? The Aurora Australis is seen from an image taken by the crew of the International Space Station.

Where? Low Earth Orbit

Want more? Aurora Australis | International Space Station

REUTERS/Jorge Adorno
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Black Eyed Peas

What? Fergie of The Black Eyed Peas perform during a concert on their Latin America tour at the Jockey Club in Asuncion.

Where? Asuncion, Paraguay

Want more? Black Eyed Peas | Fergie

REUTERS/Alex Domanski
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Worried face

What? A trader looks at screens at his desk at the Frankfurt stock exchange.

Where? Frankfurt, Germany

Want more? Eurozone crisis | Frankfurt Stock Exchange

REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Fallen Star

What? Workers set in place a sculpture depicting a Rhode Island cottage, created by South Korean artist Do Ho Suh, at the top of Jacob's Hall at the University of California San Diego. Named "Fallen Star", the fully furnished Rhode Island cottage and garden resting atop the seven-story building is expected to be completed in early 2012.

Where? La Jolla, California, USA

Want more? Do Ho Suh | Rhode Island cottages

REUTERS/ Haidar Hawila
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Tyre explosion

What? The site of an explosion at the Queen Elissa hotel in the southern Lebanese coastal city of Tyre. Two explosions hit an alcohol shop and the hotel in Tyre before dawn on Wednesday, causing damage but no injuries.

Where? Tyre, Lebanon

Want more? Lebanon news | Queen Elissa hotel