A mourner attends a memorial service at the Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. Police shot and killed 34 striking miners and wounded 78 last week. Demands for higher wages spread to at least two other mines, raising fears of further protests at more South African mines that provide most of the world's platinum.
Female panda Yang Yang, left, and son Fu Hu rest in their compound at the Schoenbrunn zoo in Vienna, Austria, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. Fu Hu is the second son of Yang Yang and celebrates his second birthday on Thursday.
People are reflected in a window as they enter a building in front of Germany's landmark Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. Official data show that Germany posted a budget surplus for the first half of this year thanks to its strong labor market, even as other eurozone countries struggle with deficits.
An Indian girl walks along a road as monsoon clouds hover above near Bagodara, Gujarat state, India, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. The monsoon rains which usually hit India from June to September are crucial for farmers whose crops feed hundreds of millions of people.
A Lebanese boy walks past a house that was hit by rockets on a frontline street where clashes erupted between pro and anti-Syrian regime groups, in the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon, Thursday Aug. 23, 2012. The latest clashes were between gunmen from the Sunni neighborhood of Bab Tabbaneh and the neighboring Jabal Mohsen, which is mostly populated by followers of the Alawite sect, an offshoot of Shiite Islam. The clashes that began Monday left at least a dozen people dead and dozens more wounded.
A Sri Lankan prisoner gets ready for a dance performance at the Mahara prison, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. The prisoners are provided opportunities to learn traditional dance as part of rehabilitation measures.