Exiled Tibetan Buddhist His Holiness The Dalai Lama gives a talk examining the relationship between heart and mind during "Dalai Lama: Real Change Happens In The Heart" at The Royal Albert Hall in London on June 19, 2012. UPI/Paul Treadway
Arsonists targeted a mosque in the West Bank village Jab'a, south of Ramallah in a suspected "price tag" attack, June 19, 2012. Graffiti saying "The war has begun" and "You will pay the price" was spray painted on the mosque's walls. So called "Price tag" attacks are generally carried out by Israeli settlers against Palestinian targets in retaliation for moves against settlements. UPI/Debbie Hill
Keira Knightley and Steve Carell attend the "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World" premiere as part of the LA Film Festival, at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live in Los Angeles on June 18, 2012. UPI/Jim Ruymen
Microsoft Surface's design team demonstrates the new tablet during a news conference at Milk Studios on June 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The new Surface tablet utilizes a 10.6 inch screen with a cover that contains a full multitouch keyboard UPI/Jim Ruymen
Israeli air strikes on the southern Gaza Strip, at the al-Najar hospital in Rafah, on June 18, 2012. Five Palestinians were wounded in the night between June 17 and 18 during two Israeli airstrikes conducted in Gaza, according to medical sources. [Photos show blood, wounded civilians] UPI/Ismael Mohamad
African migrants eat free hot meals in Levinsky Park in south Tel Aviv, Israel, June 16, 2012. Israel has begun arresting African migrants after a Jerusalem court ruled that Israel can deport South Sudanese nationals. Israel is building a large detention center and tent city to hold the African migrants and erecting a wall along the Israeli-Egyptian border to stop the Africans from reaching Israel. UPI/Debbie Hill
Polling stations opened across Egypt for a presidential election run-off contested by Mohammed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood and Ahmed Shafik, who was Hosni Mubarak's last prime minister. Some 50 million people are eligible to vote in the two-day poll to pick a successor to Mubarak, who was deposed in a popular revolt last year. UPI/Ahmed Jomaa
The Israeli Civil Administration issued approximately 50 demolition orders on June 12, for the entire Susya village, including houses, huts, tents, and agricultural structures after Regavim, an Israeli right-wing organization petitioned the High Court for the complete demolition of Susya. The Palestinians of Susya are frequently attacked by extreme Jewish settlers that live nearby. UPI/Debbie Hill
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