Commemorating International Women's Day (40 images)

A portrait of women from around the world to commemorate the 100th International Women's Day on March 8, 2011.
Updated: March 15, 2011 at 11:25 AM
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A women walks past burning tires and a picture of Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah as protesters, allied to Lebanon’s Hezbollah-led political opposition, burn tires, old cars and block streets in the capital Beirut on May 7, 2008. A general labor strike was called for by labor unions demanding pay increases. Sporadic gun-fire was heard throughout the capital as well as clashes between rival political groups. The airport was also closed. (UPI Photo)
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