Israel's Barak, architect of Iran policy, quitting politics
Israel's Defence Minister Ehud Barak waves as he leaves after a news conference in Tel Aviv November 26, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
Israel's Defence Minister Ehud Barak (C) speaks during a news conference in Tel Aviv November 26, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
Our top photos from the past week.
History is hard to escape in the former Portuguese slave colony of Guinea-Bissau.
The Toilet Culture Park, the only one of its kind in the world, exhibits a variety of bowls from Korean traditional squat toilets to western bedpans.
Scenes from the shopping frenzy known as Black Friday.