August 9, 2013
Published August 09, 2013
Firefighters attempt to extinguish the fire at Mogadishu's Aden Adde International Airport in Somalia after an Ethiopian Air Force aircraft crashed upon landing. (Photo provided by AMISOM)
Members of the Meyboom brotherhood plant the Meyboom tree in central Brussels, Belgium.
Belgian artist Beatrice Van Landeghem poses with two of her life-like "Reborn Baby" dolls, named Sofia and Loan (R), at her workshop called "La nurserie des Tis Lous De Bea" in La Louviere, southern Belgium, Aug. 8, 2013. The cost of a "Reborn Baby" varies between hundreds to thousands of euros and takes around 25 hours to be assembled together depending on the level of precision requested by people who "adopt" the dolls.
People walk along a street in front of the Rock of the British territory of Gibraltar (rear), a monolithic limestone promontory, next to the border in La Linea de la Concepcion, southern Spain.
Customs officers check wolf skins at the Customs Inspection Center in Beijing Capital International Airport, Aug. 8, 2013. A trading firm in Beijing is suspected of smuggling a total of 645 pieces of wolf skins from Greece.
An Afghan circus performer rides a motorcycle on the " Wall of Death" at a fair on the second day of Eid al-Fitr in Jalalabad, Afghanistan.
The sun sets over Johannesburg, South Africa, as the country celebrates Women's Day.
A man carries his child in a bag as he crosses a street in Bhubaneswar, India.
A woman takes photos of an art installation titled "United 65" by Singaporean artist Ryf Zaini at a mall in Singapore. The work comprises 100 red suspended umbrellas each containing a secret symbol which viewers are invited to decipher, according to local media.
Workers climb onto equipment to perform maintenance work at an electric power transformation substation in Xuzhou, Jiangsu province, China.