In pictures: The world on 21/11/2011
November 21, 2011
"Raiders Special Forces" the Indonesian National Army Special Forces wing which handles terrorism actions on parade during military training in Banda Aceh. Hotli Simanjuntak / EPA
A Filipino student, wearing a mask depicting Gloria Arroyo, the former president, behind bars, scuffles with police outside of a Manila courthouse after the the former president was charged with rigging senatorial elections during her tenure. Noel Cellis???
Police in the French city of Nantes prevent a women from entering court for defying France's ban on the Niqab. Frank Perry / AFP
Sri Lankan opposition and government legislators exchange blows during a parliament session when Mahinda Rajapaksa, the president, delivered the government's 2012 budget proposals. Ishara S kodikara / AFP
An Iraqi boy is taken away from a suspected militant, who has been accused of killing his father at the height of the sectarian slaughter in 2006 and 2007. A total of 22 suspected militants were presented to the media today as they await their trial, acco???
Workers of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), Kashmir's main opposition political party, shout anti-government slogans during a protest march in Srinagar. Danish Ismail / Reuters
Students from St Andrews University participate in the traditional Raisin Monday celebrations in St Andrews, Scotland. The tradition dates back to the early days of the university when new students would give senior students a pound of raisins in gratitu???
An elderly man smokes a cigarette outside his flooded home in a slum just outside Bangkok. The flooding in Thailand has killed more than 500 and affected about two million people since late July, with tens of thousands relocated or sheltering in evacuatio???
Soldiers loyal to Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh look on during a demonstration to demand the trial of Saleh, in Sanaa. Mohamed al-Sayaghi / Reuters