Ramadan, famine in the Horn of Africa, U.S. debt crisis, and more in the week in pictures.
August 4: Women and children queue to receive food at a World Food Programme distribution centre in Mogadishu. Drought, conflict and a lack of food aid have left 3.6 million people at risk of starvation in southern Somalia. The drought, the worst in decad
August 5: Palestinian women wait to cross the Qalandia checkpoint on their way to pray at the Al Aqsa Mosque on the first Friday of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
August 2: Somali refugee boys eat porridge during break time at the Liban integrated academy at the Ifo refugee camp in Dadaab, near the Kenya-Somalia border. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
August 4: A man is reflected next to Big Ben during a rainy day in central London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth