Afghan policemen search people near the house of Hashmat Karzai, the cousin of President Hamid Karzai, at the site of a suicide attack in Kandahar. President Karzai's powerful cousin Hashmat, a close ally of presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani, was killed in a suicide bomb attack, officials said.
A Palestinian firefighter reacts as he tries to put out a fire at Gaza's main power plant, which witnesses said was hit in Israeli shelling, in the central Gaza Strip, cutting electricity to Gaza City and many other parts of the Palestinian enclave of 1.8 million people.
Canada's Josh Cassidy looks at the scoreboard after competing in Round 1 of the Men's Para-Sport 1500m T54 at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
Sushil Kumar of India, below, wrestles with Melvin Bibo of Nigeria during a FS 74kg semifinal bout at the Scottish Exhibition Conference Centre during the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.