Afghan farmers work on their field on the outskirts of Mazar-e-Sharif, northern Afghanistan, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. With millions of dollars in foreign aid flooding into the country, many Afghans still live in poverty.
Two body painted models talk as they pose for photographers while promoting the latest wallpapers at the international furnishings fair at Cologne, Germany, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014.
A view of the previously submerged side of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, off the coast of the Tuscan Island of Giglio, Italy, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. Survivors of the capsized Costa Concordia are commemorating the second anniversary of the grounding off Tuscany that killed 32 people. The Concordia slammed into a reef off Giglio when the captain took it off course in an apparent stunt to bring it closer to the island. With a 70-meter (230-foot) gash in its hull, the ship listed for an hour and finally capsized off Giglio's port.
A man mourns next to the flower-covered grave of late Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, at the family farm near Sderot, southern Israel, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. Israel said its last farewell to the late Ariel Sharon on Monday with a state ceremony outside the parliament building before his flag-draped coffin was taken on a cross-country procession to its final resting place at his family home in the country's south.
Palestinians feed a camel at a procession to mark the birth anniversary of Islam's prophet Muhammad, in the West Bank city of Jenin, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. Muslims celebrate Prophet Muhammad's birthday all over the world every year on the 12th Rabi-ul-Awal month on the Islamic calendar.
Equipped with cow bells a so-called Silvesterchlaus (New Years Claus) walks in Urnaesch, Switzerland, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, to offer best wishes for the New Year (following the Julian calendar) to the farmers in this region. After their performance of singing and dancing the Silvesterchlaeuse receive food, hot drinks or money.