Edition:
India
Pictures | Wed May 9, 2018 | 9:15pm IST

U.S. Navy fights Islamic State in Syria

U.S. Navy catapult officers, known as "shooters", use hand signals before the take off of an F/A-18 fighter jet from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy catapult officers, known as "shooters", use hand signals before the take off of an F/A-18 fighter jet from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy catapult officers, known as "shooters", use hand signals before the take off of an F/A-18 fighter jet from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
1 / 25
A U.S. Navy sailor (L) gestures to fellow sailors on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A U.S. Navy sailor (L) gestures to fellow sailors on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A U.S. Navy sailor (L) gestures to fellow sailors on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
2 / 25
F/A-18 fighter jets are seen on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

F/A-18 fighter jets are seen on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

F/A-18 fighter jets are seen on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
3 / 25
A U.S. Navy sailor looks at the sea from the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A U.S. Navy sailor looks at the sea from the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A U.S. Navy sailor looks at the sea from the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
4 / 25
U.S. Navy Aviation Machinist's Mate Petty Officer 3rd Class James Bianzon inspects an F/A-18 fighter jet of the "Checkmates" squadron at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy Aviation Machinist's Mate Petty Officer 3rd Class James Bianzon inspects an F/A-18 fighter jet of the "Checkmates" squadron at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy Aviation Machinist's Mate Petty Officer 3rd Class James Bianzon inspects an F/A-18 fighter jet of the "Checkmates" squadron at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
5 / 25
A combination photo shows U.S. Navy catapult officers, known as "shooters", use hand signals before the take off of an F/A-18 fighter jet, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A combination photo shows U.S. Navy catapult officers, known as "shooters", use hand signals before the take off of an F/A-18 fighter jet, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A combination photo shows U.S. Navy catapult officers, known as "shooters", use hand signals before the take off of an F/A-18 fighter jet, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
6 / 25
A Navy F/A-18 pilot (R) gestures before taking off from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, May 4, 2018.  REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A Navy F/A-18 pilot (R) gestures before taking off from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A Navy F/A-18 pilot (R) gestures before taking off from the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
7 / 25
U.S. Navy Aviation Electronics Technician Airman Caleb Conrad stands next to an F/A-18 fighter jet of the "Checkmates" squadron at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy Aviation Electronics Technician Airman Caleb Conrad stands next to an F/A-18 fighter jet of the "Checkmates" squadron at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy Aviation Electronics Technician Airman Caleb Conrad stands next to an F/A-18 fighter jet of the "Checkmates" squadron at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
8 / 25
An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
9 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors perform a Foreign Object Debris (FOD) walk on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors perform a Foreign Object Debris (FOD) walk on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors perform a Foreign Object Debris (FOD) walk on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
10 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors work on a helicopter on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors work on a helicopter on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors work on a helicopter on the flight deck, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
11 / 25
F/A-18 fighter jets fly over the USS Harry S. Truman, May 4, 2018.  REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

F/A-18 fighter jets fly over the USS Harry S. Truman, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

F/A-18 fighter jets fly over the USS Harry S. Truman, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
12 / 25
U.S. Navy catapult officer Lieutenant Melvin Gidden wears a yellow jersey displaying his role as "Shooter" during an interview with Reuters at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy catapult officer Lieutenant Melvin Gidden wears a yellow jersey displaying his role as "Shooter" during an interview with Reuters at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy catapult officer Lieutenant Melvin Gidden wears a yellow jersey displaying his role as "Shooter" during an interview with Reuters at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
13 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors make their way at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors make their way at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors make their way at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
14 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors are seen on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors are seen on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors are seen on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
15 / 25
U.S. Navy Commissaryman Petty Officer 1st Class Hocaly Pena cuts lettuce in one of the galleys, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy Commissaryman Petty Officer 1st Class Hocaly Pena cuts lettuce in one of the galleys, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy Commissaryman Petty Officer 1st Class Hocaly Pena cuts lettuce in one of the galleys, May 5, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
16 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors exercise at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors exercise at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors exercise at the hangar bay, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
17 / 25
U.S. Navy flight deck personnel use hand signals as an F/A-18 fighter jet prepares to take off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy flight deck personnel use hand signals as an F/A-18 fighter jet prepares to take off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy flight deck personnel use hand signals as an F/A-18 fighter jet prepares to take off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
18 / 25
An F/A-18 fighter jet lands, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet lands, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet lands, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
19 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors perform checks on an F/A-18 fighter jet as another F/A-18 prepares to land, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors perform checks on an F/A-18 fighter jet as another F/A-18 prepares to land, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors perform checks on an F/A-18 fighter jet as another F/A-18 prepares to land, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
20 / 25
An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
21 / 25
Commander of the Carrier Strike Group 8, Rear Admiral Gene Black is seen on the bridge of the USS Harry S. Truman, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Commander of the Carrier Strike Group 8, Rear Admiral Gene Black is seen on the bridge of the USS Harry S. Truman, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Commander of the Carrier Strike Group 8, Rear Admiral Gene Black is seen on the bridge of the USS Harry S. Truman, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
22 / 25
An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An F/A-18 fighter jet takes off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
23 / 25
U.S. Navy sailors walk on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors walk on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

U.S. Navy sailors walk on the flight deck, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
24 / 25
A U.S. Navy E-2C Hawkeye prepares to take off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A U.S. Navy E-2C Hawkeye prepares to take off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A U.S. Navy E-2C Hawkeye prepares to take off, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
25 / 25

Next Slideshows

Thunderstorms sweep across India

Dust and thunderstorms hit across large parts of north, northwest and the northeast parts of the country and are expected to continue for the next few days.

09 May 2018

The Met Gala

Highlights from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala celebrating "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination."

09 May 2018

NRA convention in Dallas

The National Rifle Association holds its annual meeting in Dallas, Texas, as activists renew their calls for greater gun control after high-profile mass...

07 May 2018

Polluted India

According to WHO data, New Delhi, Varanasi and Patna are among the most polluted cities in the world.

07 May 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano

Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano

Explosions intensify on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, spewing ash and triggering a red alert for aircraft for the first time since the latest eruption began.

Editors Choice Pictures

Editors Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Violent protests against Vedanta copper smelter

Violent protests against Vedanta copper smelter

Protests related to demands that a copper smelter be shut on environmental grounds turned violent in the port city of Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu.

Ramadan in India: Fasting, feasting

Ramadan in India: Fasting, feasting

Muslims in India observe the holy month of Ramadan.

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, have been detained in Myanmar since Dec. 12, 2017. At the time of their arrests, they had been working on an investigation into the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys in a village in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

Halal holiday in the sun

Halal holiday in the sun

Hotels and resorts on Turkey's shores, featuring single-sex areas, halal food and no alcohol, are attracting Muslims looking for a 'halal', or Islamic-compliant, vacation.

Ireland's abortion referendum

Ireland's abortion referendum

An upcoming vote on whether to scrap the 1983 ban on abortion is the latest referendum to gauge just how much has changed in Ireland, once one of Europe's most socially conservative and staunchly Catholic countries.

Mourning after Texas school shooting

Mourning after Texas school shooting

The aftermath following the fourth-deadliest mass shooting at a public school in modern U.S. history.

Ebola outbreak in Congo

Ebola outbreak in Congo

Congo begins administering an experimental Ebola vaccine to medical staff to tackle an outbreak of the virus.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast