Teens have fun in front of the U.S. Capitol. VOA/KURDISH /Motabar Shirwani
Police on horses patrol on the National Mall ahead of the Obama inauguration festivities, January 20, 2013. (VOA/I. Blanco)
Two workers adjust U.S. flags on the Capitol as preparations continue for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C., January 17, 2013.
People watch President Obama’s private swearing in at the White House from big screens at the National Mall. (VOA / D. Manis