Published July 15, 2014
A view of a multiple rocket launcher during an exercise in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang.
A man arranges a box containing signatures of South Koreans petitioning for the enactment of a special law after the mid-April Sewol ferry disaster, at Yeouido Park in Seoul. The petition is demanding the government for an impartial investigation into the disaster, as well as just punishment for those responsible and measures to prevent its recurrence, according to local media.
A Filipino Muslim woman, with colors of Palestinian flag painted on her face, cries as she embraces her child during a rally held by the Anak Mindanao (Children of Mindanao) Party List group outside the Israeli embassy in Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines.
An Indian fisherman waits and watches to cast his net into the River Daya near Basantapur village, some 20 kilometers from Bhubaneswar.
Residents strengthen their homes built on stilts as they brace for incoming Typhoon Rammasun, beside Manila's bay, Philippines.
Pro-democracy lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung is stopped by security guards as he throws a plastic hammer towards Hong Kong Chief Secretary Carrie Lam during a meeting on proposing electoral reforms at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong.
Fireworks light the sky near the Eiffel Tower in a show called "Guerre et Paix" (War and Peace) as part of events to mark the centenary of the First World War and to end the traditional Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, July 14, 2014.
Walkers cross the Waalbrug River during sunrise on the first day of the 98th annual four-day walking event "The Vierdaagse" in Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
Fans throng a street along the river Spree in central Berlin to cheer Germany's 2014 Brazil World Cup squad as they proceed in an open-top bus through the capital during a parade to mark the team's victory.
Street lamps are seen among floodwaters next to partially submerged buildings by an overflowing river at an ancient town as heavy rainfall hits Fenghuang county, Hunan province, China.
The British Army's Parachute Regiment display team, the Red Devils, performs during the Farnborough International Air Show, Farnborough, England.
A competitor takes part in 100-kilo (200 lbs) stone-lifting event during the annual Heiva Tu’aro Ma’ohi sporting event in the capital of the French Polynesian island of Tahiti. “Heiva,” which comes from the Polynesian words meaning “to assemble” and “community places,” celebrates traditional Polynesian activities, including festivals, music, dancing, singing, and sporting events.