A foreign activist tries to escape from a jeep after he was detained by Israeli border policemen on suspicion of attacking an officer during minor clashes at a rally marking Land Day in the West Bank village of al-Tuwani, south of Hebron.
Activists of Islami Andolan Bangladesh take part in a grand rally in Dhaka to demand the introduction of a blasphemy law and the restoration of a caretaker government system to conduct the upcoming general elections, among other issues, local media reported.
The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz TMA-08M space ship blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The Russian rocket carries Russian Cosmonauts Alexander Misurkin and Pavel Vinogradov and U.S. astronaut Christopher Cassidy to to the International Space Station.
Hot air balloons from the 5th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2013 float over the skies of Putrajaya, outside Malaysia's capital of Kuala Lumpur.