Face Of The Day


Israeli riot police use shields as they deploy against Palestinian stone-throwers during clashes October 9, 2009 in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Ras al-Amud. Violent clashes continued in East Jerusalem and parts of the West Bank amidst calls from the militant Islamic group Hamas for a Day of Rage to defend the al-Aqsa mosque, Islam's third holiest site. By David Silverman/Getty.