An Indian resident carrying a baby runs from waves on the promenade during a high tide in Mumbai.
Displaced people, who have fled violence in Iraq's northern Nineveh province, carry their belongings as they arrive in al-Hamdaniyah, 76 kms west of the Kurdish autonomous region's capital, Arbil.
Commuters arrive at the Saint Lazare station in Paris with one of the few trains available. French rail workers are on strike to protest a reorganization of the national rail and train companies.
A man observes the remains of destroyed vehicles and buildings in the town of Mpeketoni, Kenya. Dozens of Somali extremists wielding automatic weapons attacked the small Kenyan coastal town for hours, assaulting the police station, setting two hotels on fire, and spraying bullets into the street killing dozens, officials said.