A woman walks near piles of burning trash in a usually bustling main square, which in recent days has been cut off from normal traffic by numerous road blocks manned by supporters of Alassane Ouattara in the Abobo neighborhood of Abidjan, Ivory Coast Friday, March 4, 2011. Neighborhood youth have erected the barricades in an attempt to limit incursions by security forces and militias loyal to Ivory Coast's defiant leader Laurent Gbagbo. Thursday, soldiers backing Gbagbo killed at least six female protestors in Abobo, shocking a nation where women's marches have historically been used as a last resort against an unrestrained army.
Egypt's new Prime Minister designate Essam Sharaf, is greeted by supporters after giving a speech at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, March 4, 2011. Sharaf vowed before thousands of mostly young demonstrators at the central Cairo square to do everything he could to meet their demands and pleaded for them to turn their attention to "rebuilding" the country. Sharaf was picked by Egypt's ruling military on Thursday march 3, to replace Ahmed Shafiq as prime minister.
A man holds a placard reading "The king is gone" - refering to British designer John Galliano - prior to the Dior fall-winter 2011-12 ready-to-wear in Paris, Friday, March 4, 2011. The British designer wasn't on hand for Friday's show even though the Dior collection was designed under his supervision. Dior CEO Sidney Toledano made a statement on the catwalk before the show lamenting the "very painful" situation in the wake of an uproar over Galliano's alleged anti-Semitism.
Model show creations from British designer John Galliano as part of Dior's Fall-Winter 2012 ready-to-wear fashion collection, presented in Paris, Friday, March 4, 2011. Dior fashion house chief executive officer Sidney Toledano made a statement before the show lamenting the "very painful" situation in the wake of uproar over Galliano's alleged anti-Semitism.
People walk past Afghanistan-bound NATO oil tankers set on fire by alleged militants at the Pakistani border post of Torkham, along the Afghanistan border, Friday, March 4, 2011.
Pakistani police officer stands guard at a rooftop as Christian mourners attend the funeral of their slain leader Shahbaz Bhatti in his native village Khushpur near Faisalabad, Pakistan, Friday, March 4, 2011. Shirtless men beat their chests and women wailed in grief as the body of a Christian politician killed for opposing Pakistan's harsh blasphemy laws was buried in his home village. In the capital, the prime minister promised mourners at a funeral Mass that the government would do its utmost to bring the assassins to justice.
Pakistani Christians shower rose-petals on the casket of their slain leader Shahbaz Bhatti during a funeral in his native village Khushpur near Faisalabad, Pakistan on Friday, March 4, 2011. Shirtless men beat their chests and women wailed in grief as the body of a Christian politician killed for opposing Pakistan's harsh blasphemy laws was buried in his home village. In the capital, the prime minister promised mourners at a funeral Mass that the government would do its utmost to bring the assassins to justice.
A view of the opening ceremony at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Paris, Friday, March 4, 2011.
A Kashmiri rows his shikara, a traditional boat, on the Dal Lake in Srinagar, India, Friday, March 4, 2011.
Anti-Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi protesters, hold up bullets and a copy of the Quran, during a protest after the Friday prayers at the court square, in Benghazi, eastern Libya, on Friday March 4, 2011. Fighters loyal to Moammar Gadhafi set up checkpoints in Tripoli, searching cars, ahead of planned anti-government protests Friday, raising fears of new bloodshed in the Libyan capital where a heavy crackdown over the past week has spread fear among residents.
Men from Bangladesh, who used to work in Libya but recently fled the unrest, walk with their belongings alongside a road, as they head to a refugee camp after crossing the Tunisia-Libyan border, in Ras Ajdir, Tunisia, Friday, March 4, 2011.
Iraqi security forces, right, close a bridge leading to the heavily guarded Green Zone while protesters chant anti-government slogans during a demonstration in Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, March 4, 2011. Some hundreds of people are gathering in central Baghdad for an anti-government demonstration despite a vehicle ban that has forced many to walk for hours to attend the rally.
Peru's presidential candidate Alejandro Toledo, of the political party Peru Possible, wearing traditional clothes, waves to supporters during a campaign rally in Ayacucho, Peru, on Friday, March 4, 2011. Peru's presidential elections are scheduled for April 10, 2011.
Revelers in costumes attend a carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Friday, March 4, 2011. The five-day annual carnival celebration is expected to draw about 756,000 visitors, both foreign and Brazilian, who will pack hotels to nearly 100 percent capacity and spend about $559 million, according to Rio state's tourism department.