September 7, 2013
Published September 07, 2013
A Palestinian protester gestures in front of riot police during a demonstration against renewed peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians, in the West Bank city of Ramallah.
An unidentified man (3rd R) is forced off the stage by security staff after Australia's conservative leader Tony Abbott's (L) victory speech at an election night function in Sydney.
Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest as they try to approach a military parade on Brazil's Independence Day in Rio de Janeiro. The protesters called on the government to provide better security, education, health and public services.
President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Jacques Rogge (bottom R) speaks during the opening ceremony for the IOC's 125th session at the Teatro Colon opera house in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sept. 6, 2013.
A praying mantis sits on a wall at court level at Arthur Ashe Stadium as players practice before the men's semifinals of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, USA.
NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) observatory launches aboard the Minotaur V rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Vieginai, Sept. 6, 2013.
Men are silhouetted as they row in the waters of Sukhana Lake in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh as the sun rises.
A giant inflatable Superman flies past the U.S. embassy during the Balloon Day Parade in Brussels, Belgium.
A Bangladeshi man cuts Kashful, or white grass plants, in Keraniganj, near Dhaka.
South Africian back rower Willem Alberts tackles Australian Michael Hooper and Christian Leali’ifano during the Rugby Championship match at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.
Former basketball star Dennis Rodman answers a reporter's question at a hotel in Pyongyang, in this photo taken by Kyodo. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un again met Rodman during his second visit to North Korea this year, North Korea's state news agency said.
A man flies his powered paraglider over Marquette Beach as the sun sets in Gary, Indiana, USA, Sept. 6, 2013.
A man wades through a flooded garden in a village outside Komosomolsk-on-Amur in Russia's far eastern Khabarovsk region.
Dancers in body paint wait to take part in a performance during the festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of "Onam" in the southern Indian city of Kochi. The ten-day-long festival is celebrated annually in India's southern coastal state of Kerala to commemorate the return of King Mahabali to meet his beloved subjects.
Volunteers move pages of the world's largest photo book in Berlin, Germany. Samsung presented the book, containing around 20,000 pictures on its 5-by-8-meter pages, which will be on display until Sept. 11.
Worker's Cultural Palace is demolition by explosives in Kunming, Yunnan province, China. The 70-meter-high building had been a recreational center for residents since completion in 1982.