From August 11-22, the Georgian town of Gori was occupied by the Russian army as result of the Russia-Georgia war. Blocked off by Russian roadblocks, journalists were denied access and had to instead sneak in via back roads. 18/08/2008
During the August 2008 war between Russia and Georgia, thousands were forced to flee their homes from South Ossetia as well as other locations in Georgia proper. This was particularly the case for those living in and around Gori, Georgia. 17/07/2008
Thousands of Valencians have assisted in the Sunday Mascletá, carried out by the pyrotechnic Gori. The fireworks show creating a thundering noise for the enjoyment of attendees. The Mascletás will continue daily for the Fallas festival.
Georgia and Russia have marked the first anniversary of their war over the breakaway regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, amid international concern over instability in the Caucasus region.
Gori, Georgia. 07/08/2009
Thousands of gruesome and gory participants attended the annual Toronto Zombie Walk. The brain hungry horde amassed at Nathan Phillips Square before ambling their way through downtown streets in search of flesh.
U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice flies in to Tbilisi, Georgia, to meet with President Mikhail Saakashvili to present him details of a ceasefire plan to end the Russia-Georgia war. Tbilisi, Georgia 15/08/2008
A unique exhibition has been opened in Moscow. One metro station has been turned into an exhibition of Russian porcelain where four top Russian manufacturers are presenting their porcelain masterpieces. Moscow, Russia. 03/11/2010
Trafalgar Square was packed on Good Friday for The Passion of Jesus, the first Passion Play there since 1965, performed by around 150 devout Christians and a donkey by a group based on the Wintershall estate. London, UK. 02/04/2010.
The Bastei rock formation towers 194 metres above the Elbe River in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains of Germany. In 1824 a wooden bridge was constructed to link several rocks for the visitors; it was replaced in 1851 by the present Bastei.
Karachi, May 02: To provide foolproof security to Indian spy Sarabjit Singh was the responsibility of the government of Pakistan and his murder showed that it committed negligence in this regard, said Pasban Pakistan General Secretary Usman Moazim.
Italian craftsmanship has always been synonymous of quality and creativity. However, there is an inability to attract the young and renewed. The hands which skilfully transform the materials are those of white-haired men. Florence, Italy. 25/11/2010