Global Snapshot

The week in photos: Pussy Riot protest, Venezuelan politics, Turkey-Syria fighting, and more

Judges Attend The Annual Service At Westminster Abbey To Mark The Start Of The UK Legal Year
Oct. 1, 2012. Judges congregate in Westminster Abbey before their Annual Service of Thanksgiving in London, England.(Getty Images / Oli Scarff)
Louis Vuitton: Runway - Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring / Summer 2013
Oct. 3, 2012. Models walk the runway during the Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer 2013 show as part of Paris Fashion Week.(Getty Images / Pascal Le Segretain)
Chrysler September Sales Up 12 Percent, Best Since 2007
Oct. 2, 2012. Chrysler Group LLC reported that its sales last month rose 12% from a year ago for its best September since pre-recession 2007.(Getty Images / Joe Raedle)
NY Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against JP Morgan Chase Over Bear Stearns Fraud
Oct. 2, 2012. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a civil lawsuit against JPMorgan Chase over alleged fraud by Bear Stearns.(Getty Images / Spencer Platt)
Germany Celebrates Unity Day
Oct. 3, 2012. People march in a parade for German Unity Day in Munich. The event marks the day in 1990 when West and East Germany reunited.(Getty Images / Johannes Simon)
Georgia Election
Oct. 2, 2012. A street musician sleeps in front of election posters in Tbilisi, Georgia. Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili conceded defeat.(AP Photo / Shakh Aivazov)
China National Day
Oct. 3, 2012. People stroll on the Bund, a famous waterfront in Shanghai. China celebrated its national day on Oct. 1.(AP Photos / Eugene Hoskiko)
Pussy Riot Protest
Oct. 1, 2012. A plain-clothes police officer drags an inflatable doll from a protest for Pussy Riot outside the City Court building in Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo / Mikhail Metzel)
Hong Kong Tug Boat
Oct. 1, 2012. Rescue crews search for passengers of the Hong Kong Electric ferry after it collided with a tug boat. (Getty Images / Lam Yik Fei)
Debate Backstage 10052012
Oct. 3, 2012. A sound engineer watches the presidential debate between US President Barack Obama and presidential candidate Mitt Romney. (Getty Images / Doug Pensinger)
Turkey Military 10052012
Oct. 5, 2012. Turkish military near the Turkey-Syria border. Turkey fired on Syrian targets for a second day. (AP Photo)
Supreme Cout 10052012
Oct. 1, 2012. Charles Wiwa in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, DC, US. He is one of the plaintiffs in the Kiobel vs Royal Dutch Petroleum case accusing the oil company of crimes against humanity. (AP Photo / Carolyn Kaster)
India Land Protest 10052012
Oct. 3, 2012. People sleeping on a road after a march highlighting the problems of India's landless in Gwalior, India.(AP Photo / Altaf Qadri)
Venezuela Election 10052012
Oct. 4, 2012. Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez delivers a speech during his closing campaign rally in Caracas, Venezuela. (AP Photo / Rodrigo Abd))
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