News Pictures of The Week - December 9


Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra sings the national anthem... News PhotoBangkok,Bestpix,Birthday,Candle,Celebration,Effigy,Horizontal,National Anthem,Phumiphon Aduldet,Political Rally,Politics,Portrait,Prime Minister,Singing,Standing,Thailand,Yingluck ShinawatraPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra (C, top row) sings the national anthem while standing in front of a portrait of King Bhumibol Adulyadej to celebrate the 86th birthday of The King in Bangkok on December 5, 2013. Thailand's revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej urged the nation to work together for 'stability' in a speech on December 5 on his 86th birthday, marked by an easing of tensions after violent anti-government protests. AFP PHOTO/Indranil MUKHERJEE (Photo credit should read INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images)