Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas.
Students who survived the sinking of a ferry Sewol are comforted by parents of their friends who lost their lives in the disaster as they make their way back for their first class since the disaster in Ansan, South Korea, on Wednesday.
Children stand next to a burnt vehicle during clashes between Iraqi security forces and al Qaeda-linked ISIS.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang helps make way for the injured at the earthquake zone in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China’s Yunnan Province on August 4.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a press conference at his Jerusalem offices.
Israeli soldiers carry cases at a staging area near the border with the Gaza Strip on July 31.
Weapons and ammunition captured from pro-Russian militants are stored at a Ukrainian military base near the northeastern Ukrainian city of Izyum.
A couple wades through a flooded road after heavy rains in Lahore on September 4.