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20/12/2014 - Fishermen look at Mount Gamalama as it spews ash into the air during an eruption in Ternate, Maluku island

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20/12/2014 - Ekrem Dumanli (C), editor-in-chief of the Zaman newspaper, Turkey's top-selling newspaper, speaks to media during demonstrations

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20/12/2014 - A diver wearing a Santa Claus costume swims next to Royal Penguins at the Marineland animal exhibition park in the French Riviera city of Antibes, southeastern France

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20/12/2014 - Flowers and stuffed toys are laid opposite the scene where eight children ranging from babies to teenagers were found dead in a house in the northern Australian city of Cairns

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20/12/2014 - A young Indian hawker, selling Santa Claus hats and masks at a traffic junction, takes a break from work in Bangalore

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20/12/2014 - An Afghan vendor prepares his stall to sell tea for customers in Jalalabad

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20/12/2014 - A Muttahida Qaumi Movement activist gestures during a protest rally in Karachi against an attack by Taliban militants on an army-run school in Peshawar

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20/12/2014 - Palestinian protesters hold a national flag and wear shirts bearing the portrait of Ziad Abu Ein during a demonstration in the West Bank village of Turmus Aya

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20/12/2014 - Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps (L) speaks to the press after his trial at the John R. Hargrove, Sr. District Court Building in Baltimore, Maryland

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20/12/2014 - Great Ferris Wheel of the old harbour is pictured in Marseille, France

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