Anti-Trump demonstrators shouted slogans as they marched through the streets of Paris on February 4, 2017. Thousands marched in the European capitals of Paris, Berlin, and London, to demand that newly elected U.S. President Donald Trump step down from office.
The U.S. Senate voted on February 1, 2017 to confirm one of President Donald Trump's top Cabinet officials -- Rex W. Tillerson for secretary of state. The upper chamber voted 56-43 to approve the former ExxonMobil chief executive during a session Wednesday afternoon as the government's 69th secretary of state.
Demonstrators participate in a candlelight vigil in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on January 30, 2017, to call on President Donald Trump to reverse executive orders suspending U.S. entry for travelers from Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Syria, Yemen, Libya and Somalia.
People in Beijing's Ditan Park and New York City's Chinatown celebrated the start of the Lunar New Year - the Year of the Rooster - on Saturday, January 28, 2017. Millions of Chinese headed to temples and park fairs to wish for an auspicious start to the Lunar New Year, also know as the Spring Festival.
President Donald Trump welcomed Prime Minister Theresa May, Britain's leader since July and the first foreign leader to visit since the inauguration, to the White House where they spoke positively about the potential for U.S.-British relations in the near future.
Activists from across the nation traveled to Washington, DC, to participate in the annual March for Life, pro-life rally protesting abortion and the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion.
President Donald Trump signed presidential memoranda on January 23, 2017. Trump authorized the withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a U.S. Government hiring freeze for all departments but the military, and "Mexico City" which bans federal funding of abortions overseas.
Protesters in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and other cities across the country gathered Saturday for the Women's March on Washington and other demonstrations following the inauguration of President Donald Trump.
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