Ukrainian lawmakers <a href="http://www.rferl.org/content/Ukraine_MPs_Approve_Black_Sea_Deal/2025524.html"><b>brawl in parliament</a></b> after the chamber approved a divisive deal allowing the Russian Navy to extend its stay on Ukrainian territory. Chaos erupted as opposition deputies threw eggs and smoke bombs.
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The Arab Emirate of Dubai is famous for its wealth, tourism, and booming growth. Here, the base of the recently completed Burj Khalifa -- the world's tallest building -- is seen behind a luxury resort, surrounded by construction sites. <br /><br />
Photos by Abbas Atilay of RFE/RL's Azerbaijani Service