A child walks near members of the Muslim community attending midday prayers at Strasbourg Grand Mosque in Strasbourg, France, on the first day of Ramadan.
Civilians gather at the site of an explosion in Beirut's southern suburb neighbourhood of Bir al-Abed. A car bomb rocked the district, stronghold of Lebanon's Shiite Hezbollah movement, wounding 15 people, television reports and a military source said.
Members of media film a 39,000-year-old female Woolly mammoth, which was found frozen in Siberia, Russia, upon its arrival at an exhibition hall in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Japan.
A Go Train, a commuter train, with passengers waiting to be rescued inside, is stuck in flood waters during a heavy rainstorm in Toronto, Canada, July 8, 2013.