A Siemens security guard looks on as a Greenpeace activist dressed in a monkey costume demonstrate outside the Siemens’ UK headquarters in Camberley, England. Greenpeace activists joined two members of the Amazonian Munduruku tribe at German engineering company Siemens’ UK headquarters today to protest the building of mega dams in the Brazilian Amazon and to demand a meeting with senior management at the company
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A monkey jumps from a branch at Yangon Zoological Gardens in Yangon, Myanmar Yangon Zoological Gardens (Yangon Zoo) is the oldest and second largest zoo in Myanmar
A girl poses for pictures under decorated trees as the Chinese Lunar New Year which welcomes the Year of the Monkey is celebrated at Daguanyuan park in Beijing
A trained monkey wearing a Korean traditional costumes waits to be photographed with kindergarten students after a performance at Monkey School, in conjunction with Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations in Goyang, South Korea
A child looks at window cleaners work while dressed in sheep and monkey costumes, denoting animal signs of the Chinese zodiac calendar, during an event marking the upcoming end of the year at a hotel in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday
Sri Lanka’s Jehan Mubarak and India’s Rohit Sharma watch as a monkey runs past the middle of the ground during the third day of their first test cricket match in Galle
A monkey cowers as its trainer Qi Defang approaches during training for a circus in Suzhou, Anhui province. Suzhou is known as the hometown of circus troupes in China and has more than 300 circus troupes
An employee of Megahouse, a Japanese toymaker, with a puzzle of human parts and organs ‘Jintai-mokei’ at the Tokyo Toy Show
A female ring-tailed lemur carrying her twin offspring at their enclosure at the zoo in Eberswalde, Germany. Several monkeys were reported to have given birth to their offspring at the zoo in the past weeks.
A monkey plays in a pond surrounded by carp at a wildlife park in Hefei, Anhui province, China
A wild grey langur monkey scowls as it jumps on to a car at a rest stop on a road near Leela, in the state of Rajasthan, India.