The 16th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in Tehran, Iran on August 31, 2012. NAM, an international organization with 120 member states, is considered as not formally aligned with or against any major power bloc. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian
A demonstration by thousands of students and teachers in Santiago, Chile, that police described as largely peaceful ended in violence and injury. Student protesters were seeking government action for "profit-free" education, while teachers were demanding higher pay and pensions.
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A small group of demonstrators rally at Hollywood and Vine to take a stand in the "war on women's rights," demanding that federal support of women's health and child care services be upheld, as part of Women's Equality Day in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on August 26, 2012. UPI/Jim Ruymen
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