US President Barack Obama speaks about the situation in Iraq in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington.
US President Barack Obama (front row center) stands with NATO heads of state and government including Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite (front row centre right) and NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen (front left) as they pose for a group photo prior to a NATO summit dinner at Cardiff Castle in Cardiff, Wales on September 4.
Supporters of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) cheer as incumbent Botswana President and leader of BDP, Ian Khama (C) arrives to address an election rally in Gaborone.
Cameron said Britain was prepared to “take whatever steps are necessary” after David Haines became the third Western hostage to be beheaded by the militants in less than a month.
Tall Shair was recaptured after US-led air attacks targeting IS in and around the town of Kobane.
Pope Francis (R) takes part in a mass concluding the 6th Asian Youth Day in Haemi, some 150 kilometres south of Seoul, on August 17.
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas.
Albert Reynolds raising his hat to the crowd as he parades during the St Patrick’s day parade in New York.