Pictures of the Day: Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Muhammed Muheisen | AP
Pakistani Naginah Sadiq, 5, who works in a brick factory, rests on a bed next to her sister Shahzadi, 8 months, sleeping in a hammock attached to the bed, on World Day Against Child Labor, on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. The World Day Against Child Labor is observed on June 12 across the world including Pakistan to raise awareness and contribute to end child labor. Naginah earns 250 Rupees ($2 .77) per day according to her father.
Carolyn Kaster | AP
President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Baltimore.
Esteban Felix | AP
Children from the dance group Patria Mia play on sculptures after dancing in a march commemorating the World Day Against Child Labor in Managua, Nicaragua, on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Patria Mia dance troupe recruits young workers to give them a form of recreation and help them transition away from labor and into school.
Alexander Zemlianichenko | AP
An elderly woman holds a white umbrella as a symbol of protest, as she walks past a line of police officers after a massive opposition rally in central Moscow, Russia on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Tens of thousands of Russians flooded Moscow's tree-lined boulevards Tuesday in the first massive protest against President Vladimir Putin's rule since his inauguration, as investigators sought to raise the heat on the opposition by summoning some of its leaders for questioning just an hour before the march.
Charlie Riedel | AP
Tiger Woods makes his way to the third hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.
Niranjan Shrestha | AP
An Indian migrant boy works in a sari factory on World Day Against Child Labor in Katmandu, Nepal on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. This day serves as a catalyst for the growing worldwide movement against child labor.
Anonymous | AP
Free Syrian Army fighters swim in a pool on the outskirts of Aleppo, Syria on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. On Tuesday, Syrian forces pelted the eastern city of Deir el-Zour with mortars as anti-government protesters were dispersing before dawn Tuesday, killing several people, activists said. The offensives were part of an escalation of violence in recent weeks that has brought more international pressure on President Bashar Assad's regime faces over its brutal tactics against the opposition. The U.N. accused the government of using children as human shields in a new report.
Posted June 12, 2012, at 5:40 p.m.