Monday, 18 December 2017, 03:33:11 pm


Palestinian women shout slogans during a protest in Gaza City. (Reuters)

Plain-clothed security officers help an injured man after gunmen attacked the Bethel Memorial Methodist Church in Quetta, Pakistan December 17, 2017. (REUTERS)

The Soyuz MS-07 spacecraft carrying the crew of Norishige Kanai of Japan, Anton Shkaplerov of Russia and Scott Tingle of the U.S. blasts off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan December 17, 2017. (REUTERS)

Firefighters keep a close watch on the Thomas wildfire in the hills outside Montecito, California, U.S., December 16, 2017. (REUTERS)

A protester takes a picture with his handphone during a rally to condemn U.S. President Donald Trumps's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, at Monas, the national monument, in Jakarta, Indonesia, December 17, 2017. (REUTERS

A protester holds a sign during a rally to condemn U.S. President Donald Trumps's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, at Monas, the national monument, in Jakarta, Indonesia, December 17, 2017. (REUTERS)

A woman puts a sticker on a ballot box at a voting station ahead upcoming Chile's presidential election on December 17, in Santiago, Chile December 16, 2017. (REUTERS)

People harvest oranges at Gaochong Village of Luojin Town in Yongfu County of Guilin City, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, December. 17, 2017. This year, Yongfu County's 400,000 mu (26,667 hectares) of orange orchards are expected to produce 500,000 tons. (Xinhua)

A man feeds sparrows at El Retiro park in Madrid. AFP