August 19, 2014

    Published August 19, 2014


    A Kashmiri fisherman rows his Shikara, or traditional boat, during sunset at the Dal Lake in Srinagar, India.


    Local performers display dragon laterns during a media preview of the upcoming mid-autumn festival in Singapore.


    A Ukrainian soldier gives sweets to children in the small eastern city of Popasna, Lugansk region, recently freed by Ukrainian forces from pro-Russia militants.


    Renzo, 11, somersaults at a traffic junction in the San Borja district in Lima, Peru, Aug. 18, 2014.


    Kurdish Peshmerga forces stand guard near the town of Makhmur, south of Irbil, capital of Iraqi Kurdistan after the Islamic State insurgents withdrew, Aug. 18, 2014.


    A tornado is seen approaching the costal city of Genoa, in Northern Italy.


    Japan Ground Self-Defense Force's Type-89 armored combat vehicles flare up a smoke screen during an annual live firing exercise at Higashi Fuji range in Gotemba, southwest of Tokyo.


    A boy rows a makeshift raft carrying a child through the flooded areas of Lakhimpur district in the northeastern Indian state of Assam, Aug. 18, 2014.


    USA's C. J. Hobgood rides a wave during the 14th edition of the Billabong Pro Tahiti surf event, part of the ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) world tour, in Teahupoo, on the French Polynesian island Tahiti, Aug. 18, 2014.


    A woman sits in a beach chair on the beach in Sellin on the Baltic Sea island of Rügen, northeastern Germany.

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    by: Cesar
    August 20, 2014 9:27 AM
    Picture #8 where a little boy is using a raft to navigate the flooded area is a powerful one. His brother's life is also on his little shoulders in these dangerous waters