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In pictures: The world on 30/11/2011

November 30, 2011

Philippine Navy soldiers collect solar bottle bulbs at Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. An estimated 10,000 solar bottle bulbs, which are made of a mixture of water and bleach in a plastic bottle and uses solar energy to produce light, are expected to be in???
Philippine Navy soldiers collect solar bottle bulbs at Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. An estimated 10,000 solar bottle bulbs, which are made of a mixture of water and bleach in a plastic bottle and uses solar energy to produce light, are expected to be in???
Occupy Philadelphia protesters stage a sit in after marching through the streets following the closure of their tent encampment near City Hall. Jeff Fusco / Getty Images / AFP
Occupy Philadelphia protesters stage a sit in after marching through the streets following the closure of their tent encampment near City Hall.   Jeff Fusco / Getty Images / AFP
Students wave Pakistan's national flag while taking part in an anti-American demonstration in Peshawar. Khuram Parvez / Reuters
Students wave Pakistan's national flag while taking part in an anti-American demonstration in Peshawar. Khuram Parvez / Reuters
Fireworks burst behind the Sydney Opera House as part of a global campaign to create an Aids-free generation by 2015. Rick Rycroft / AP Photo
Fireworks burst behind the Sydney Opera House as part of a global campaign to create an Aids-free generation by 2015. Rick Rycroft / AP Photo
Two men were taken to hospital after the walkway leading to HMS Belfast, a decommissioned vessel collapsed on the River Thames in London. Chris Helgren / Reuters
Two men were taken to hospital after the walkway leading to HMS Belfast, a decommissioned vessel collapsed on the River Thames in London. Chris Helgren / Reuters
Students prepare red ribbons for an Aids themed art exhibition at a college in Suining, in south west China. AP Photo
Students prepare red ribbons for an Aids themed art exhibition at a college in Suining, in south west China. AP Photo
Buddhist monks and believers attend the funeral of Thich Thanh Tu, whose real name is Tran Van Long, at Quan Su pagoda in Hanoi, Vietnam. Kham / Reuters
Buddhist monks and believers attend the funeral of Thich Thanh Tu, whose real name is Tran Van Long, at Quan Su pagoda in Hanoi, Vietnam.  Kham / Reuters
Birdhouse Factory circus artists perform during a dress rehearsal in Hong Kong. Bobby Yip / Reuters
Birdhouse Factory circus artists perform during a dress rehearsal in Hong Kong. Bobby Yip / Reuters
One of two Zebras that has escaped from its enclosure the Leesburg Animal Park in Virginia. Loudon County Sheriff's Office / AP Photo
One of two Zebras that has escaped from its enclosure the Leesburg Animal Park in Virginia. Loudon County Sheriff's Office / AP Photo
Donald Pettit, the US astronaut, and Oleg Kononenko, a Russian cosmonaut, wait to enter the Soyuz training module for an exercise in Moscow. Sergei Remezov / Reuters
Donald Pettit, the US astronaut, and Oleg Kononenko, a Russian cosmonaut, wait to enter the Soyuz training module for an exercise in Moscow. Sergei Remezov / Reuters
Members of the Iranian armed forces along with other people in Tehran carry the coffin of an Iranian soldier who was killed during 1980-88 Iran-Iraq war. The soldier's remains have been recently recovered. AP Photo
Members of the Iranian armed forces along with other people in Tehran carry the coffin of an Iranian soldier who was killed during 1980-88 Iran-Iraq war. The soldier's remains have been recently recovered. AP Photo
A volunteer lines up a row of 25 Centavo coins on a pavement in Manila in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most coins in a row. More than three million coins are lined up across a 70km stretch to break the 64.8km set by the United Sta???
A volunteer lines up a row of 25 Centavo coins on a pavement in Manila in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most coins in a row. More than three million coins are lined up across a 70km stretch to break the 64.8km set by the United Sta???