Anti-North Korean protesters from conservative, right-wing and pro-U.S. civic groups, burn effigies of late N. Korean leader Kim Jong-il (R), current leader Kim Jong-un (2nd R) and the North's founder Kim Il-sung during a protest in central Seoul.
A South Korean soldier takes position as a woman looks on during an anti-terror and security drill at an subway station in Seoul. North Korea celebrated the 101st anniversary of its founder's birth with flowers on Monday, although there was no sign of tension easing between the two countries.
Government supporters celebrate after the official results of the presidential elections were announced at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, Venezuela early Monday.
A veteran touches the wall of names at the Armored Corps memorial for fallen soldiers after a ceremony marking the annual Memorial Day for those killed in more than a century of conflict between Jews and Arabs, in Latrun near Jerusalem.