Policemen arrest Lauro Sanchez, an armed man taking hostage of 13 people inside a provincial bus in Bulacan Province, the Philippines on Oct. 20, 2014. Police arrested a man who took hostage of 13 people and two policemen were slightly injured after grappling with the knife-wielding hostage-taker.
Indonesian new President Joko Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla use a carriage en route to the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Oct. 20, 2014. Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, locally known as Jokowi, was sworn in as the seventh Indonesian president at the parliament building on Monday, replacing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
People transfer an injured tourist in Phuket, Thailand, on Oct. 20, 2014. A total of 23 Chinese tourists were injured and two South Koreans were missing after a speedboat and a fishing boat collided off Phuket Island in Thailand on Sunday, China’s consular office in Phuket
Police clash with protesters during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 20, 2014. Thousands of Bangladesh Muslims demanded death sentence on Bangladeshi Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Abdul Latif Siddique for his recent comments on annual Islamic pilgrimage.
Brunei’s Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah attends the inauguration of Joko Widodo in Jakarta, Indonesia, Oct. 20, 2014. Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, locally known as Jokowi, was sworn in as the seventh Indonesian president at the parliament building on Monday, replacing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
A man holds a painting of Indonesia’s President-elect Joko Widodo in Jakarta, Indonesia. Oct. 20, 2014. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will hand over power to Indonesia’s President-elect Joko Widodo who won the July 9 presidential election with 52 percent of votes after inauguration ceremony to be held in the parliament building .
Photo provided on Oct. 19, 2014 by Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un guiding the takeoff and landing drill on a highway airfield conducted by fighter pilots of Korea People’s Army Air and Anti-Air Force Units 1017 and 458, honored with the title of O Jung Hup-led 7th Regiment.
A person takes part during the 17th March for the Respect to the Sexual Diversity, in Santiago, capital of Chile, on Oct. 18, 2014. According to the organizers, the march was called by the Movement for Sexual Diversity MUMS, along organizations that belong to the Sexual Diversity Front, to demand full rights and non discrimination to the people with diverse sexual orientation and gender identity.