Revelers try to elude the stampede during the running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Daniel Ochoa de Olza / Associated PressLink
A boy visits China's Anti-Japanese War museum at the Marco Polo bridge, or Lugouqiao, in west Beijing on the the 77th anniversary of the Marco Polo Bridge incident, a skirmish between Chinese and Japanese troops that served as a pretext for Tokyo's forces to seize Beijing.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: WANG ZHAO / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A group of Chinese women dressed in costumes depicting the famous Women's Detachment of the Red Army accept the surrender of a Japanese soldier during a performance in Luanchuan in central China's Henan province on the 77th anniversary of the official start of war with Japan.
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Protestors demonstrate outside Ankara's courthouse during the trial of a Turkish police officer charged with the June 2013 shooting of 26-year-old Ethem Sarisuluk in Ankara during the first days of the demonstrations that erupted against the government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ADEM ALTAN / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Nuns escort the coffin of Metropolitan Volodymyr, the late head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate, during his funeral ceremony in Kiev.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEI SUPINSKY / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A model hits the runway for Christian Dior during the 2014/2015 Haute Couture fall-winter fashion show in Paris.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCOIS GUILLOT / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Buddhist devotees and others watch a man perform bike stunts on the fifth day of Kalachakra near Leh, India. Buddhist followers from across the world have arrived in this Himalayan region of Ladakh to attend the Kalachakra or Wheel of Time initiations by the Dalai Lama.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tsering Topgyal / Associated PressLink
Spectators in the City, London's financial center, watch riders pass during the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race across 96.3 miles, with a start in Cambridge and finish in London.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Laurent Cipriani / Associated PressLink
Indonesian anti-terror police perform a security drill in preparation for the Wednesday presidential elections in the North Sumatra province of Medan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: DEDI SAHPUTRA / EPALink
Israeli soldiers patrol near the Israel and Gaza Strip border. The Palestinian militant group Hamas vowed revenge on Israel for the death of several of its members killed in an airstrike early Monday morning in the deadliest exchange of fire since the latest round of attacks began weeks ago.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ariel Schalit / Associated PressLink
Lightning strikes early Monday morning north of Gillette, Wyo. According to the National Weather Service, there was about .08 inches of precipitation and the forecast is for more showers and thunderstorms throughout the week.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Daniel Brenner / Associated PressLink
It's an art walk of sorts in downtown Tel Aviv as a gallery worker transports a canvas.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oded Balilty / Associated PressLink
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