A Kosovo Serb bearing a Serbian flag passes by a Nato peacekeeping soldier. Tensions remain high after Kosovo's declaration of independence on Sunday.
Hezbollah militants hold a rally in Beirut, Lebanon, 10 days after the killing of a senior commander in Syria.
Abbas Hussein sits in the ruins of his shop in central Baghdad, a day after a bomb planted under a horse-drawn cart exploded killing at least three people.
Police in Jakarta, Indonesia, try to stop students from reaching the presidential palace during a protest against rising prices and alleged government corruption.
A painting entitled Brothers by Liu Xiaodong goes on show at Christie's in London, and will be auctioned in New York in May.
A Cuban man reads up on the aftermath of Fidel Castro's decision to relinquish office. Castro criticised a call by US presidential candidates for a change of government.
Three men walk down a path with frost-covered trees along the Wascana River Friday in Regina, Canada.
Ukrainian divers compete in the World Cup in China - a test event for the so-called Water Cube venue in Beijing, which will be used during the 2008 Olympic Games.
Indian lunch-box deliverymen - who deliver tiffin tins to workplaces around Mumbai each day - attend a laughter therapy session to beat stress in the Indian city.