Year in Photos 2014, The Wall Street Journal

An injured Christian militiaman was held by French troops in Bangui, Central African Republic, on Jan. 23, after fighting broke out between Christians and Muslims. Jerome Delay/Associated Press

Thousands of Yamouk refugees waited for food distribution on Jan. 31. The Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus is home to the largest Palestinian refugee community in Syria. UNRWA/Zuma Press

An Afghan child warmed herself near a traditional ‘sandali’ stove at her family’s home in Herat on Feb. 7. Aref Karimi/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images

A young girl was wounded during clashes on March 12 between riot-police and protesters after the funeral of Berkin Elvan, the 15-year-old boy who died from injuries suffered during last year’s antigovernment protests in Istanbul. Bulent Kilic/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images

Migrants arrived on a boat of the Armed Forces of Malta on March 20 in Hay Wharf, Valletta. The group, including 85 men and five women, was located off Gozo in distress. Matthew Mirabelli/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images

A girl sat at a clinic after being injured in a bombing in Aleppo’s al-Sakhour district in Syria on April 2. Hosam Katan/Reuters

Police officers took cover during clashes with Pro-Russian activists in Donetsk, Ukraine, on May 1. Evgeniy Maloketka/Associated Press

Palestinians carried their belongings on Aug. 1 after salvaging them from the heavily bombed town of Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip, close to the Israeli border. Lefteris Pitarakis/Associated Press

A Liberian health worker disinfected a corpse after the man died in a classroom now used as an Ebola isolation ward on Aug. 15 in the capital city of Monrovia. John Moore/Getty Images

A man suspected of being sick with Ebola waited at a health-care facility in West Point, a district of Monrovia, Liberia, on Aug. 28. Kieran Kesner for The Wall Street Journal

An injured man sat at a field hospital after airstrikes in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus, Syria, on Sept. 9. Badra Mamet/Reuters

A man looked up at a sack of relief goods dropped from a helicopter in the flooded village of Multan district, Pakistan, on Sept. 14. Hundreds died in Pakistan and India from flooding triggered by monsoon rains. Mansoor Abbas/Associated Press

A woman hid on the roof from an intruder in the Venice neighborhood of Los Angeles on Sept. 24. The suspect was later arrested. Alex Thompson/Venice311/Associated Press

Mercy Kennedy, 9 years old, cried outside her home in Monrovia, Liberia, on Oct. 2, a day after her mother was taken to an Ebola ward. Jerome Delay/Associated Press

Filipino residents took shelter inside a gymnasium in Cebu province on Dec. 5, after fleeing their homes ahead of the approaching Supertyphoon Hagupit. Jay Rommel Labra/European Pressphoto Agency


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