Residents injured in an earthquake are treated in the hallway of a crowded hospital in Bener Meriah, Aceh province, Indonesia. Soldiers, police and volunteers fanned out across an earthquake-damaged region of western Indonesia, scouring the debris of fallen homes and landslides for possible victims of a temblor that killed dozens of people and injured hundreds.
A Belarussian guard of honor stands as he takes part in a military parade during celebrations marking Independence Day in Minsk.
Stylist Gemma Sim, right, adjusts the hair of the wax figure of British singer Adele, as it is revealed at Madame Tussauds in central London.
Bangladeshi people, mostly garment workers, ride an overloaded boat during a nationwide strike called by Islamic party Jamaat-e-Islami, on the outskirts of Dhaka. The strike has been called to demand the release of the party's detained president and to draw attention to other missing leaders, according to news reports.