An Egyptian woman tries to stop a military bulldozer from hurting a wounded youth during clashes that broke out in eastern Cairo.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED ABDEL MONEIM / AFPLink
An Egyptian police officer kicks a protester as government forces clear a camp set up by supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi near Cairo University.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hussein Tallal / Associated PressLink
A supporter of ousted President Mohamed Morsi strikes a defiant pose during clashes with Egyptian security forces.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Manu Brabo / Associated PressLink
Students take cover from the heat sitting on the blacktop on the first day of school at 24th Street Elementary in Los Angeles' Jefferson Park neighborhood.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
As the setting sun sets clouds aglow, concertgoers enjoy the music of Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Toure at Levitt Pavilion.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles TimesLink
Scotland fans take temporary possession of a fountain in Trafalgar Square while ahead of their team's soccer match against England at Wembley Stadium.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lefteris Pitarakis / Associated PressLink
An elderly Georgian man is draped with a U.S. flag as he reads names carved in a memorial to those who died in wars in the Georgian breakaway provinces of Abkhazia and North Ossetia.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Shakh Aivazov / Associated PressLink
Racers compete in the final of the men's 50-kilometer walk at the 2013 IAAF world championships.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Student activists hold an anti-U.S. rally near the U.S. Embassy, timed to coincide with the visit of an American delegation for talks with Philippine defense officials about expanding the U/S. military presence in the country.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: TED ALJIBE / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
An Indian student with his face painted in the colors of the Indian flag gets his picture taken on the eve of independence day.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated PressLink
A man crosses an overflowing ravine after heavy monsoon rains in Pakistan's Swat valley.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: HASEEB ALI / EPALink
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