Young Kashmiri boys hit a burning police vehicle after it was set on fire by protesters in Srinagar, India. Hundreds of demonstrators chanting anti-India slogans held protest marches in Indian Kashmir Wednesday defying a rigid round-the-clock curfew and police orders that they would be shot on sight.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dar Yasin / Associated PressLink
Women cry during the funeral of a Kashmiri youth in Srinagar. Kashmiri separatist leaders have appealed for calm in the biggest anti-India protests in two years that have killed dozens of people and raised fears that anger at New Delhi was spinning out of control.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Fayaz Kabli / ReutersLink
Ouch Thy, 28, sleeps with her children Yum Sophorn, 3, and Yum Makara, 1, in their shelter in the Blue Tent Community in Srah Po village northwest of Phnom Penh on August 3, 2010. The Blue Tent community was set up for the 465 families, forcibly evicted from their prime location in Phnom Penh last year to make way for a private developmental in Kamdal province, who are now facing basic shortages such as toilets, clean water, electricity and health clinics.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chor Sokunthea / ReutersLink
Cpl. Ryan Belgrave with the Canadian Army's 1st Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment Battle Group, walks through a field of marijuana plants during a patrol near the village of Salavat, in the Panjway district west of Kandahar.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bob Strong / ReutersLink
Local residents using hand-operated fire-extinguishers walk through thick smoke as they fight a forest fire near Vyksa, district of the Nizhny Novgorod, about 300 km from Moscow, Russia.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Yuri Kochetkov / EPALink
Actors from the company "Les Crackes" mime a play for prisoners in the courtyard of the jail in Perigueux as part of the 28th edition of the International Mime Festival of Perigueux.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEAN-PIERRE MULLER / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Gathered in St. Peter Square at the Vatican, altar boys wave to Pope Benedict XVI as he arrives for his weekly general audience.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREAS SOLARO / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A yacht sails in the Class 5 IRC race at the Cowes Week Regatta 2010 on the Isle of White, England. The annual Cowes week regatta has been held in early August every year since 1826, where only seven yachts took part and the winning prize was £100 GBP.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dan Kitwood / Getty ImagesLink
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