Tourists cool off in the Goddess of Rome fountain, in Rome. A heat wave with temperatures as high 35 degrees Celsius, 95 Fahrenheit, is crossing Italy from north to south.
North Korean war veterans of the Korean War watch fireworks during the "Arirang" mass games song-and-dance ensemble on the eve of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice in Pyongyang.
A man looks at the train engine at the site of a crash that killed at least 80 people Wednesday in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain.
People search for their names on lists that indicate where to vote, in Timbuktu. Mali will hold a presidential election on Sunday.