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GLOBAL-HIGHLIGHTS/PICTURES
RTSUX9O
December 06, 2016
ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUAL COVERAGE OF SCENES OF INJURY OR DEATH Jennilyn Olayres, 26, weeps over the...
Manila, Philippines
2016: A Picture and its Story
ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUAL COVERAGE OF SCENES OF INJURY OR DEATH Jennilyn Olayres, 26, weeps over the body of her partner, who was killed on a street in Pasay city, Metro Manila, Philippines July 23, 2016. Czar Dancel: 'When the image of Olayres weeping as she cradled the body of her slain partner went viral in the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte called it melodramatic. He mentioned the image of Olayres in his state of the union address and said media had tried to portray it as being like the Michelangelo's Pieta, the sculpture of Mary holding the body of Jesus. Six were assassinated on that night in Manila, among them Michael Siaron, Olayres's 29-year-old partner, who was shot dead by unknown assailants on motorcycles. Over recent months I have been regularly covering the killings of suspected drug dealers. During the night journalists and photographers from different media organisations work as a team. Siaron's was the last of several deaths we covered that night. It is always shocking to arrive at the scene of a death. I took a couple of images before I noticed Olayres cradling Siaron's body. A piece of cardboard was left next to his corpse with the word "pusher" written on it. "A friend called out that Michael was shot. I ran out to see him," Olayres said in a rundown part of the capital's Pasay area. Olayres concedes that Siaron was a drug user but says it is impossible he was a dealer because they were too poor and could barely pay for their next meal. "They must kill the ones who don't deserve to live anymore, the ones who are a menace to society. Because they cause harm to others. But not the innocent people," she said. "I don't need the public's sympathy. I don't need the president to notice us. I know that he doesn't like this kind of people. But for me, I just hope that they get the true offenders." Asked if she had a message to tell Duterte, she said: "kill drugs, not people."' REUTERS/Czar Dancel SEARCH "2016 PIX" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "THE WI
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/SERBIA
RTSSN0H
November 21, 2016
In the rundown warehouse along the Sava River bank, a few hundred metres away from prime real estate...
Belgrade, Serbia
The Wider Image: Trapped in Serbia, migrants shelter in warehouse
In the rundown warehouse along the Sava River bank, a few hundred metres away from prime real estate in Belgrade, migrants lit pieces of wood they collected to warm up with the temperature near zero. They sleep on red blankets laid on the concrete floor and there are no toilets around. More than 100,000 migrants have passed through Serbia this year, mainly from countries such as Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan, to seek sanctuary in the wealthy countries of Europe. But border closures have left many stranded. According to the U.N. refugee agency, around 6,400 migrants are currently registered in Serbia, while local non-governmental organisations say their number is close to 10,000. They mostly arrive from Bulgaria and Macedonia. REUTERS/Marko Djurica SEARCH "MIGRANTS WAREHOUSE" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
ART-TURNER/ASSEMBLE
RTX1XMQT
December 07, 2015
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7,...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7, 2015. The Assemble architectural and design collective that helped renovate a rundown area of Liverpool to try to stem the tide of gentrification won Britain's Turner Prize for contemporary art on Monday. The prize, established in 1984 and run in partnership with the Tate museums, carries a 25,000-pound ($37,660) cash award. In the past, it has gone mostly to visual and conceptual artists such as Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor and Damien Hirst. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
ART-TURNER/ASSEMBLE
RTX1XMQR
December 07, 2015
Alice Edgerley of "Assemble" speaks after winning the Turner Prize at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland,...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Alice Edgerley of "Assemble" speaks after winning the Turner Prize at The Tramway in Glasgow
Alice Edgerley of "Assemble" speaks after winning the Turner Prize at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7, 2015. The "Assemble" architectural and design collective that helped renovate a rundown area of Liverpool to try to stem the tide of gentrification won Britain's Turner Prize for contemporary art on Monday. The prize, established in 1984 and run in partnership with the Tate museums, carries a 25,000-pound ($37,660) cash award. In the past, it has gone mostly to visual and conceptual artists such as Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor and Damien Hirst. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
ART-TURNER/ASSEMBLE
RTX1XMQQ
December 07, 2015
Alice Edgerley of "Assemble" speaks after winning the Turner Prize at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland,...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Alice Edgerley of "Assemble" speaks after winning the Turner Prize at The Tramway in Glasgow
Alice Edgerley of "Assemble" speaks after winning the Turner Prize at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7, 2015. The "Assemble" architectural and design collective that helped renovate a rundown area of Liverpool to try to stem the tide of gentrification won Britain's Turner Prize for contemporary art on Monday. The prize, established in 1984 and run in partnership with the Tate museums, carries a 25,000-pound ($37,660) cash award. In the past, it has gone mostly to visual and conceptual artists such as Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor and Damien Hirst. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
ART-TURNER/ASSEMBLE
RTX1XMO2
December 07, 2015
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7,...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7, 2015. The Assemble architectural and design collective that helped renovate a rundown area of Liverpool to try to stem the tide of gentrification won Britain's Turner Prize for contemporary art on Monday. The prize, established in 1984 and run in partnership with the Tate museums, carries a 25,000-pound ($37,660) cash award. In the past, it has gone mostly to visual and conceptual artists such as Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor and Damien Hirst. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
ART-TURNER/ASSEMBLE
RTX1XMO1
December 07, 2015
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7,...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow
The Assemble, winners of the Turner Prize celebrate at The Tramway in Glasgow, Scotland, December 7, 2015. The Assemble architectural and design collective that helped renovate a rundown area of Liverpool to try to stem the tide of gentrification won Britain's Turner Prize for contemporary art on Monday. The prize, established in 1984 and run in partnership with the Tate museums, carries a 25,000-pound ($37,660) cash award. In the past, it has gone mostly to visual and conceptual artists such as Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor and Damien Hirst. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2O0G
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugees enter the subway station of Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugees enter the subway station of Victoria Square in Athens
Afghan refugees enter the subway station of Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M59
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugee Khodadad (C), 25, carries his baby as Afghan refugees are transferred from Victoria Square...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugee Khodadad carries his baby as Afghan refugees are transferred from Victoria Square to an...
Afghan refugee Khodadad (C), 25, carries his baby as Afghan refugees are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M56
October 01, 2015
An Afghan refugee carries his belongings as Afghan refugees are transferred from Victoria S to an indoor...
Athens, Greece
An Afghan refugee carries his belongings as Afghan refugees are transferred from Victoria Square to an...
An Afghan refugee carries his belongings as Afghan refugees are transferred from Victoria S to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M51
October 01, 2015
An Afghan refugee holds some blankets as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square...
Athens, Greece
An Afghan refugee holds some blankets as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square...
An Afghan refugee holds some blankets as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M4Z
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugees are seen on a bus as they are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugees are seen on a bus as they are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in...
Afghan refugees are seen on a bus as they are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M4U
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugee Khodadad (C), 25, takes toothbrushes given away by locals as Afghan refugees wait to be...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugee Khodadad takes toothbrushes given away by locals as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred...
Afghan refugee Khodadad (C), 25, takes toothbrushes given away by locals as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M4T
October 01, 2015
An Afghan refugee waits to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece,...
Athens, Greece
An Afghan refugee waits to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens
An Afghan refugee waits to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M4N
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens
Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M4J
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugees sit outside a tent at Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square,...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugees sit outside a tent at Victoria Square in Athens
Afghan refugees sit outside a tent at Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M4H
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugees sit outside tents next to a statue depicting ancient Greek mythical hero Theseus saving...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugees sit outside tents next to a statue depicting ancient Greek mythical hero Theseus saving...
Afghan refugees sit outside tents next to a statue depicting ancient Greek mythical hero Theseus saving Hippodameia from the centaur Eurytion, at Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M46
October 01, 2015
Afghan refugees step on a bus as they are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens,...
Athens, Greece
Afghan refugees step on a bus as they are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens...
Afghan refugees step on a bus as they are transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. VVictoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M45
October 01, 2015
An Afghan refugee family gather its belongings as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria...
Athens, Greece
An Afghan refugee family gather its belongings as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria...
An Afghan refugee family gather its belongings as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M44
October 01, 2015
A family of Afghan refugees gather their belongings as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria...
Athens, Greece
A family of Afghan refugees gather their belongings as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria...
A family of Afghan refugees gather their belongings as Afghan refugees wait to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
EUROPE-MIGRANTS/AFGHANS
RTS2M42
October 01, 2015
An Afghan refugee sleeps on a mattress at Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria...
Athens, Greece
An Afghan refugee sleeps on a mattress at Victoria Square in Athens
An Afghan refugee sleeps on a mattress at Victoria Square in Athens, Greece, October 1, 2015. Victoria Square, in a poor, rundown part of Athens, has been transformed into a makeshift camp in recent weeks with thousands of mainly Afghan refugees sleeping rough in the open, braving the occasional downpour as autumn sets in. Unlike often richer and better educated Syrians, they have travelled further and can't afford the ride across the Balkans to the "promised land" of northern Europe. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
MIDEAST-CRISIS/TURKEY-FIGHTERS
RTR4A58A
October 14, 2014
Kurdish refugees who were detained without charges look out from a basketball court of a rundown sports...
SURUC, Turkey
Kurdish refugees who were detained without charges look out from a basketball court of a rundown sports...
Kurdish refugees who were detained without charges look out from a basketball court of a rundown sports complex on the outskirts of Suruc in Sanliurfa province, October 14, 2014. Syrian journalist Perwer Mohammed Ali was among more than 250 civilians, including women and children, who were detained without charge late on Oct. 5 after the Syrian Kurds' main political group, the Democratic Union Party (PYD), ordered the last of the civilians to evacuate Kobani amid heavy clashes. Most were released early on Tuesday after Ayhan and other lawmakers joined the refugees in a show of protest, but Ali and about 100 others remained at the basketball court of a rundown sports complex on the dusty outskirts of Suruc, he said by telephone. He hoped to be freed later in the day. REUTERS/Umit Bektas (TURKEY - Tags: MILITARY CONFLICT POLITICS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION)
MIDEAST-CRISIS/TURKEY-FIGHTERS
RTR4A57U
October 14, 2014
Turkish police talk to Kurdish boys as they guard the entrance of a basketball court of a rundown sports...
SURUC, Turkey
Turkish police talk to Kurdish boys as they guard entrance of a basketball court of rundown sports complex,...
Turkish police talk to Kurdish boys as they guard the entrance of a basketball court of a rundown sports complex, where detained Kurdish refugees kept without charges, on the outskirts of Suruc in Sanliurfa province, October 14, 2014. Syrian journalist Perwer Mohammed Ali was among more than 250 civilians, including women and children, who were detained without charge late on Oct. 5 after the Syrian Kurds' main political group, the Democratic Union Party (PYD), ordered the last of the civilians to evacuate Kobani amid heavy clashes. Most were released early on Tuesday after Ayhan and other lawmakers joined the refugees in a show of protest, but Ali and about 100 others remained at the basketball court of a rundown sports complex on the dusty outskirts of Suruc, he said by telephone. He hoped to be freed later in the day. REUTERS/Umit Bektas (TURKEY - Tags: MILITARY CONFLICT POLITICS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION)
Society
Society
Escape Games in Budapest - 08 Aug 2014
13 PICTURES
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KU7
August 07, 2014
A clock, clues and locks are seen in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest August 1, 2014. In...
Budapest, Hungary
A clock, clues and locks are seen in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest
A clock, clues and locks are seen in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KU5
August 07, 2014
A player walks in the corridor at escape room games TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle...
Budapest, Hungary
A player walks in the corridor at escape room games TrapFactory in Budapest
A player walks in the corridor at escape room games TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 4, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KU3
August 07, 2014
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a...
Budapest, Hungary
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 4, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KU2
August 07, 2014
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a...
Budapest, Hungary
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 4, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KU0
August 07, 2014
Players search for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle...
Budapest, Hungary
Players search for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest
Players search for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 4, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KTY
August 07, 2014
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a...
Budapest, Hungary
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest
A player searches for clues at the Prison escape room at TrapFactory in Budapest August 4, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 4, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KTM
August 07, 2014
A player searches for clues in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle...
Budapest, Hungary
A player searches for clues in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest
A player searches for clues in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KTJ
August 07, 2014
A girl stands in the entrance to the cellar where the company TRAP operates two escape room games in...
Budapest, Hungary
A girl stands in the entrance to the cellar where the company TRAP operates two escape room games in...
A girl stands in the entrance to the cellar where the company TRAP operates two escape room games in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KTG
August 07, 2014
A player searches for clues in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle...
Budapest, Hungary
A player searches for clues in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest
A player searches for clues in an escape room at ExitPointGames in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE
RTR41KT9
August 07, 2014
Istvan Karacsony, a manager at TRAP, holds up a battle axe in the medieval escape room, in Budapest August...
Budapest, Hungary
Karacsony, a manager at TRAP, holds up a battle axe in the medieval escape room, in Budapest
Istvan Karacsony, a manager at TRAP, holds up a battle axe in the medieval escape room, in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE
RTR41KT6
August 07, 2014
A man's shadow is reflected on the wall with scribbles from visitors at the escape room games TRAP in...
Budapest, Hungary
A man's shadow is reflected on the wall with scribbles from visitors at the escape room games TRAP in...
A man's shadow is reflected on the wall with scribbles from visitors at the escape room games TRAP in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE/
RTR41KT5
August 07, 2014
Players try to resolve a puzzle in the medieval escape room at TRAP in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a...
Budapest, Hungary
Players try to resolve a puzzle in the medieval escape room at TRAP in Budapest
Players try to resolve a puzzle in the medieval escape room at TRAP in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
TRAVEL-HUNGARY/ESCAPE
RTR41KT4
August 07, 2014
Players try to resolve a puzzle in the medieval escape room at TRAP in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a...
Budapest, Hungary
Players try to resolve a puzzle in the medieval escape room at TRAP in Budapest
Players try to resolve a puzzle in the medieval escape room at TRAP in Budapest August 1, 2014. In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out. Some 100 or so escape-room games have sprung up in the Hungarian capital in the last three years, becoming a top attraction for tourists. Escape games take advantage of Budapest's many decrepit cellars and old rundown houses. These same spots served as venues for the city's popular "ruin bars" in the past decade. Picture taken August 1, 2014. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: SOCIETY)
USA-INCOME/WASHINGTON
RTR3G17E
March 04, 2014
The sign on a former homeless shelter remains, even as it is being gutted to be redeveloped as retail...
Washington, UNITED STATES
The sign on a former homeless shelter remains, even as it is being gutted to be redeveloped as retail...
The sign on a former homeless shelter remains, even as it is being gutted to be redeveloped as retail and upscale living space in Washington March 1, 2014. Construction workers have gutted the onetime shelter for homeless men to convert it into tony shops and boutique condos, part of the makeover of 14th Street in recent years from a rundown retail strip to an urban playground of upscale restaurants, bars and apartments. Picture taken March 1, 2014. To match story USA-INCOME/WASHINGTON REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT SOCIETY POVERTY REAL ESTATE)
USA-INCOME/WASHINGTON
RTR3G172
March 04, 2014
The "Come Unto Me" sign on a former homeless shelter remains, even as it is being gutted to be redeveloped...
Washington, UNITED STATES
The "Come Unto Me" sign on a former homeless shelter remains, even as it is being gutted to be redeveloped...
The "Come Unto Me" sign on a former homeless shelter remains, even as it is being gutted to be redeveloped as retail and upscale living space, in Washington March 1, 2014. Construction workers have gutted the onetime shelter for homeless men to convert it into tony shops and boutique condos, part of the makeover of 14th Street in recent years from a rundown retail strip to an urban playground of upscale restaurants, bars and apartments. Picture taken March 1, 2014. To match story USA-INCOME/WASHINGTON REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT REAL ESTATE SOCIETY POVERTY)
GREECE/
RTX16I55
December 14, 2013
Supporters of far-right Golden Dawn party shout slogans during a rally against plans for the construction...
Athens, Greece
Supporters of far-right Golden Dawn party shout slogans during a rally against plans for the construction...
Supporters of far-right Golden Dawn party shout slogans during a rally against plans for the construction of the first official mosque at Votanikos suburb in Athens December 14, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS RELIGION)
GREECE/
RTX16I1A
December 14, 2013
Supporters of far-right Golden Dawn party shout slogans during a rally against plans for the construction...
Athens, Greece
Supporters of far-right Golden Dawn party shout slogans during a rally against plans for the construction...
Supporters of far-right Golden Dawn party shout slogans during a rally against plans for the construction of the first official mosque at Votanikos suburb in Athens December 14, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS RELIGION)
BASEBALL/
RTX13O0Q
September 17, 2013
Tampa Bay Rays' Ben Zobrist (R) looks on as teammate Evan Longoria (3) tags out Texas Rangers' Ian Kinsler...
St. Petersburg, UNITED STATES
Tampa Bay Rays' Zobrist looks on as teammate Longoria tags out Texas Rangers' Kinsler during their MLB...
Tampa Bay Rays' Ben Zobrist (R) looks on as teammate Evan Longoria (3) tags out Texas Rangers' Ian Kinsler (5) when he was caught in a rundown during the fifth inning of their MLB American League baseball game in St. Petersburg, Florida, September 16, 2013. REUTERS/Steve Nesius (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASEBALL)
BASEBALL/
RTX12RWY
August 21, 2013
Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Andre Ethier (L) is tagged out by Miami Marlins third baseman Ed Lucas...
Miami, UNITED STATES
Dodgers' Ethier is tagged out by Marlins' Lucas during their MLB National League baseball game in Miami...
Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Andre Ethier (L) is tagged out by Miami Marlins third baseman Ed Lucas after Ethier was caught in a second inning rundown during their MLB National League baseball game in Miami, Florida August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Joe Skipper (UNITED STATES)
BASEBALL/
RTX12QEP
August 18, 2013
Seattle Mariners Kendrys Morales (L) is caught in a rundown with Texas Rangers short stop Jurickson Profar...
Arlington, UNITED STATES
Seattle Mariners Morales is caught in a rundown with Texas Rangers short stop Profar during the eighth...
Seattle Mariners Kendrys Morales (L) is caught in a rundown with Texas Rangers short stop Jurickson Profar (R) during the eighth inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Arlington, Texas August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Tim Sharp (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASEBALL)
USA-OHIO/MISSING
RTX12CX5
August 07, 2013
A wrecking crew uses a hydraulic excavator to begin the demolition of the rundown house where three young...
Cleveland, UNITED STATES
A wrecking crew uses a hydraulic excavator to begin the demolition of the rundown house where three young...
A wrecking crew uses a hydraulic excavator to begin the demolition of the rundown house where three young women were imprisoned and tortured by Ariel Castro for about a decade in Cleveland, Ohio August 7, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Palmer (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX11330
June 27, 2013
A Muslim prays inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens May 24,...
Athens, Greece
Muslim prays inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens
A Muslim prays inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens May 24, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY RELIGION IMMIGRATION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX1132C
June 27, 2013
Egyptian imam Mohamed Noaman, 32, poses at the entrance of Alsalam makeshift mosque at Neos kosmos suburb...
Athens, Greece
Egyptian imam Noaman poses at the entrance of Alsalam makeshift mosque at Neos kosmos suburb in Athens...
Egyptian imam Mohamed Noaman, 32, poses at the entrance of Alsalam makeshift mosque at Neos kosmos suburb in Athens May 17, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX11329
June 27, 2013
A child donates a five-euro banknote after a Friday prayer inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural...
Athens, Greece
Child donates five-euro banknote after a Friday prayer inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre...
A child donates a five-euro banknote after a Friday prayer inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens May 24, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TW
June 27, 2013
Muslim faithful pray inside an old garage which has been transformed into a makeshift mosque at Neos...
Athens, Greece
Muslim faithful pray inside old garage which has been transformed into a makeshift mosque at Neos Kosmos...
Muslim faithful pray inside an old garage which has been transformed into a makeshift mosque at Neos Kosmos suburb in Athens May 17, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY RELIGION IMMIGRATION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TV
June 27, 2013
A Muslim washes his ears before a Friday prayer next to a makeshift mosque at Peristeri suburb in Athens...
Athens, Greece
Muslim washes his ears before Friday prayer next to a makeshift mosque at Peristeri suburb in Athens
A Muslim washes his ears before a Friday prayer next to a makeshift mosque at Peristeri suburb in Athens May 31, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY RELIGION)
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Society
Islam in Greece - 27 Jun 2013
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GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TU
June 27, 2013
A general view of the area where a mosque is going to be built at Votanikos suburb in Athens May 28,...
Athens, Greece
General view of area where a mosque is going to be built at Votanikos suburb in Athens
A general view of the area where a mosque is going to be built at Votanikos suburb in Athens May 28, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 28, 2013 . REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS RELIGION SOCIETY IMMIGRATION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TS
June 27, 2013
Muslims hug each other after a Friday prayer in front of the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre...
Athens, Greece
Muslims hug each other after Friday prayer in front of the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at...
Muslims hug each other after a Friday prayer in front of the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens May 24, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY RELIGION IMMIGRATION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TR
June 27, 2013
An Orthodox monk attends a rally organised by nationalists against plans for the construction of the...
Athens, Greece
Orthodox monk attends rally organised by nationalists against plans for construction of the first official...
An Orthodox monk attends a rally organised by nationalists against plans for the construction of the first official mosque at Votanikos suburb in Athens May 26, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 26, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION CIVIL UNREST)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TP
June 27, 2013
Muslim faithful pray inside a makeshift mosque at Peristeri suburb in Athens April 26, 2013. Greece's...
Athens, Greece
Muslim faithful pray inside a makeshift mosque at Peristeri suburb in Athens
Muslim faithful pray inside a makeshift mosque at Peristeri suburb in Athens April 26, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken April 26, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TO
June 27, 2013
Muslim faithful pray in front of two coffins before their departure for repatriation inside a makeshift...
Athens, Greece
Muslim faithful pray in front of two coffins before their departure for repatriation inside a makeshift...
Muslim faithful pray in front of two coffins before their departure for repatriation inside a makeshift mosque at Neos Kosmos suburb in Athens May 17, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS RELIGION SOCIETY IMMIGRATION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TN
June 27, 2013
A Muslim is silhouetted entering a makeshift mosque at a basement of a building at Neos Kosmos suburb...
Athens, Greece
Muslim is silhouetted entering makeshift mosque at a basement of a building at Neos Kosmos suburb in...
A Muslim is silhouetted entering a makeshift mosque at a basement of a building at Neos Kosmos suburb in Athens May 17, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TL
June 27, 2013
Orthodox faithful pray inside Agia Triada church at Piraeus port town near Athens June 23, 2013. Greece's...
Athens, Greece
Orthodox faithful pray inside Agia Triada church at Piraeus port town near Athens
Orthodox faithful pray inside Agia Triada church at Piraeus port town near Athens June 23, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TK
June 27, 2013
Muslims pray inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens May 24,...
Athens, Greece
Muslims pray inside Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens
Muslims pray inside the Greek-Arabic educational cultural centre at Moschato suburb in Athens May 24, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION RELIGION)
GREECE-MOSQUE/
RTX112TI
June 27, 2013
Muslim faithful pray inside an old garage which has been transformed into a makeshift mosque at Neos...
Athens, Greece
Muslim faithful pray inside old garage which has been transformed into makeshift mosque at Neos Kosmos...
Muslim faithful pray inside an old garage which has been transformed into a makeshift mosque at Neos Kosmos suburb in Athens May 17, 2013. Greece's plan to build a state-funded mosque in the capital, more than a century in the making, comes as a relief, even if it will be housed in a disused naval base littered with weeds and rubble in a rundown neighbourhood. The mosque's critics say Athens, kept afloat by an international bailout, cannot spare the almost one million euros it will cost given that Greece is in a sixth year of recession, with record high unemployment and sinking living standards. Picture taken May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION IMMIGRATION POLITICS BUSINESS)
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