World in pictures

01:47, Nov 26 2010
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Buddhist monks take part in a religious ceremony, to mourn for the deaths of stampede victims, near a bridge in Phnom Penh. The stampede, which occurred on the bridge on the last day of a festival marking the end of the rainy season in Cambodia's capital, killed at least 375 people.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Thailand's Anuwat Chaichana executes an overhead kick against Malaysia's Norshahruddin Mad Ghani (red) during their men's sepak takraw regu final at the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou, Guangdong province.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
A villager stands besides decorated camels of India's Border Security Force during the closing ceremony of the Rann camel safari expedition in Suigam, India.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Singer Shakira performs in Barcelona.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
The base of a South Korean Marine's K-9 self-propelled gun is seen ablaze after it was hit by North Korean artillery shells on Yeonpyeong island. North Korea fired dozens of artillery shells at a South Korean island on Tuesday, killing two South Korean soldiers and two civilians and setting houses ablaze.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Sheikh Mohamad Abu Fares, a member of Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood, prays for rain during a mass prayer in Amman.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Mourners for Guardsman Christopher Davies hold roses as they wait for the repatriation cortege to pass through the town of Wootton Bassett in Wiltshire, southern England. Guardsman Davies is the 100th British soldier to be killed in Afghanistan this year.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Trees illuminated by Christmas lights are reflected in a puddle in Unter den Linden street in Berlin.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Balloons make their way down 7th Avenue during the 84th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade in New York.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Women wear white masks to cover their faces as they take part in a protest to mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women at Puerta del Sol in central Madrid.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Nila, a german shepherd cross, poses on the red carpet with other dogs attending the Battersea Dogs and Cats Home's 150th year "Collars and Coats Gala Ball" at Battersea Power Station in London.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper watches Bonhomme Carnaval, the mascot for Quebec City's winter carnival.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Britain's Andy Murray serves the ball to Spain's David Ferrer in their singles match at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.
World in Pictures Nov 21-26 2010
Supporters of Haitian presidential candidate Michel Martelly take part in a rally at the national palace in Port-au-Prince. Armed police kept apart boisterous supporters of rival presidential candidates as the earthquake-hit Caribbean country heads for turbulent elections this weekend in the grip of a cholera epidemic.

Photos from events around the world from November 21 to 26, 2010.

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