Edition:
United Kingdom
Pictures | Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 9:05pm BST

Pictures of the month: July

A ballerina watches the broadcast of the World Cup quarter-final match between Russia and Croatia at the Mikhailovsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg, July 7.   


  
REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

A ballerina watches the broadcast of the World Cup quarter-final match between Russia and Croatia at the Mikhailovsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg, July 7. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

A ballerina watches the broadcast of the World Cup quarter-final match between Russia and Croatia at the Mikhailovsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg, July 7. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
Close
1 / 60
The peloton passes hay bales on fire during stage 6 of the Tour de France, July 12.   


REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

The peloton passes hay bales on fire during stage 6 of the Tour de France, July 12. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

The peloton passes hay bales on fire during stage 6 of the Tour de France, July 12. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Close
2 / 60
U.S. President Donald Trump receives a football from Russian President Vladimir Putin as they hold a joint news conference after their meeting in Helsinki, Finland, July 16. 

REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

U.S. President Donald Trump receives a football from Russian President Vladimir Putin as they hold a joint news conference after their meeting in Helsinki, Finland, July 16. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

U.S. President Donald Trump receives a football from Russian President Vladimir Putin as they hold a joint news conference after their meeting in Helsinki, Finland, July 16. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
Close
3 / 60
Boys from an under-16 soccer team and their coach wait to be rescued after they were trapped inside a flooded cave in Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 3. 

   
Thai Navy Seal Facebook/via REUTERS

Boys from an under-16 soccer team and their coach wait to be rescued after they were trapped inside a flooded cave in Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 3. Thai Navy Seal Facebook/via REUTERS

Boys from an under-16 soccer team and their coach wait to be rescued after they were trapped inside a flooded cave in Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 3. Thai Navy Seal Facebook/via REUTERS
Close
4 / 60
French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the World Cup final between France and Croatia, July 15.    
  
   

Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the World Cup final between France and Croatia, July 15. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

French President Emmanuel Macron reacts during the World Cup final between France and Croatia, July 15. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
Close
5 / 60
Adisalem Abu, reacts as he embraces his twin daughters, after meeting them for the first time in eighteen years, at Asmara International Airport after the Ethiopian Airlines ET314 flight arrived in Asmara, Eritrea July 18. 



REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri

Adisalem Abu, reacts as he embraces his twin daughters, after meeting them for the first time in eighteen years, at Asmara International Airport after the Ethiopian Airlines ET314 flight arrived in Asmara, Eritrea July 18. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri

Adisalem Abu, reacts as he embraces his twin daughters, after meeting them for the first time in eighteen years, at Asmara International Airport after the Ethiopian Airlines ET314 flight arrived in Asmara, Eritrea July 18. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri
Close
6 / 60
A bride poses for photo during a total lunar eclipse from in Brasilia, Brazil, July 27.   


REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A bride poses for photo during a total lunar eclipse from in Brasilia, Brazil, July 27. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A bride poses for photo during a total lunar eclipse from in Brasilia, Brazil, July 27. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
7 / 60
Britain's Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex watch Rafael Nadal play Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, July 14. 


REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge/Pool

Britain's Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex watch Rafael Nadal play Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, July 14. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge/Pool

Britain's Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex watch Rafael Nadal play Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, July 14. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge/Pool
Close
8 / 60
Maria Marroquin Perdomo and her 11-year-old son Abisai drive away from the Casa Padre facility in the backseat of her attorney's truck minutes after mother and son were reunified in Brownsville, Texas. Abisai was held at Casa Padre while his mother was detained at the Port Isabel detention facility. Photo taken July 14. 


REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Maria Marroquin Perdomo and her 11-year-old son Abisai drive away from the Casa Padre facility in the backseat of her attorney's truck minutes after mother and son were reunified in Brownsville, Texas. Abisai was held at Casa Padre while his mother...more

Maria Marroquin Perdomo and her 11-year-old son Abisai drive away from the Casa Padre facility in the backseat of her attorney's truck minutes after mother and son were reunified in Brownsville, Texas. Abisai was held at Casa Padre while his mother was detained at the Port Isabel detention facility. Photo taken July 14. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
Close
9 / 60
An electricity pole stands among burnt trees following a wildfire in Neos Voutzas, near Athens, Greece, July 25. 


REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An electricity pole stands among burnt trees following a wildfire in Neos Voutzas, near Athens, Greece, July 25. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

An electricity pole stands among burnt trees following a wildfire in Neos Voutzas, near Athens, Greece, July 25. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
10 / 60
Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador addresses supporters after polls closed in the presidential election, in Mexico City, July 2. 


REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador addresses supporters after polls closed in the presidential election, in Mexico City, July 2. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador addresses supporters after polls closed in the presidential election, in Mexico City, July 2. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
Close
11 / 60
France's Hugo Lloris lifts the trophy as they celebrate winning the World Cup, July 15.     



REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

France's Hugo Lloris lifts the trophy as they celebrate winning the World Cup, July 15. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

France's Hugo Lloris lifts the trophy as they celebrate winning the World Cup, July 15. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Close
12 / 60
Villagers await rescue from their roofs after a hydropower dam collapsed in Attapeu province, Laos, July 24. 



ABC Laos News/via REUTERS

Villagers await rescue from their roofs after a hydropower dam collapsed in Attapeu province, Laos, July 24. ABC Laos News/via REUTERS

Villagers await rescue from their roofs after a hydropower dam collapsed in Attapeu province, Laos, July 24. ABC Laos News/via REUTERS
Close
13 / 60
iPal social robots, designed by AvatarMind, are seen at an assembly plant in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China. Designed to offer education, care and companionship to children and the elderly, the 3.5-feet tall humanoid robots come in two genders and can tell stories, take photos and deliver educational or promotional content. Picture taken July 4. 

REUTERS/Aly Song

iPal social robots, designed by AvatarMind, are seen at an assembly plant in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China. Designed to offer education, care and companionship to children and the elderly, the 3.5-feet tall humanoid robots come in two genders and...more

iPal social robots, designed by AvatarMind, are seen at an assembly plant in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China. Designed to offer education, care and companionship to children and the elderly, the 3.5-feet tall humanoid robots come in two genders and can tell stories, take photos and deliver educational or promotional content. Picture taken July 4. REUTERS/Aly Song
Close
14 / 60
A police officer pepper sprays a protester as another protester stands in front of the race director's car during the Tour de France, July 24.   

  
REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A police officer pepper sprays a protester as another protester stands in front of the race director's car during the Tour de France, July 24. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

A police officer pepper sprays a protester as another protester stands in front of the race director's car during the Tour de France, July 24. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Close
15 / 60
A girl stands near the burning lamps to keep herself warm as she takes part in the Bol Bom (Say Shiva) pilgrimage in Kathmandu, Nepal. The faithful, chanting the name of Lord Shiva, trek about 9 miles toward Pashupatinath temple seeking good health, wealth and happiness. Picture taken July 30. 


REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A girl stands near the burning lamps to keep herself warm as she takes part in the Bol Bom (Say Shiva) pilgrimage in Kathmandu, Nepal. The faithful, chanting the name of Lord Shiva, trek about 9 miles toward Pashupatinath temple seeking good health,...more

A girl stands near the burning lamps to keep herself warm as she takes part in the Bol Bom (Say Shiva) pilgrimage in Kathmandu, Nepal. The faithful, chanting the name of Lord Shiva, trek about 9 miles toward Pashupatinath temple seeking good health, wealth and happiness. Picture taken July 30. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
Close
16 / 60
Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts during her Wimbledon women's singles final against Germany's Angelique Kerber, July 14. 


REUTERS/Toby Melville

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts during her Wimbledon women's singles final against Germany's Angelique Kerber, July 14. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts during her Wimbledon women's singles final against Germany's Angelique Kerber, July 14. REUTERS/Toby Melville
Close
17 / 60
A full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon before a lunar eclipse in Cape Sounion, near Athens, Greece, July 27. 

REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon before a lunar eclipse in Cape Sounion, near Athens, Greece, July 27. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon before a lunar eclipse in Cape Sounion, near Athens, Greece, July 27. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Close
18 / 60
An Airbus Beluga XL transport plane flies during its first flight event in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, July 19. 


REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

An Airbus Beluga XL transport plane flies during its first flight event in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, July 19. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

An Airbus Beluga XL transport plane flies during its first flight event in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, July 19. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau
Close
19 / 60
A woman reacts as she tries to find her dog, following a wildfire at the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 24. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A woman reacts as she tries to find her dog, following a wildfire at the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 24. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A woman reacts as she tries to find her dog, following a wildfire at the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 24. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
Close
20 / 60
A horse stranded on a rooftop after torrential rain, is pictured in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9.

   

 @Peace Winds Japan/via REUTERS

A horse stranded on a rooftop after torrential rain, is pictured in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9. @Peace Winds Japan/via REUTERS

A horse stranded on a rooftop after torrential rain, is pictured in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9. @Peace Winds Japan/via REUTERS
Close
21 / 60
Maya Meri, 8, waits at a prosthetic center in Istanbul, Turkey, July 5. 
   

REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Maya Meri, 8, waits at a prosthetic center in Istanbul, Turkey, July 5. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Maya Meri, 8, waits at a prosthetic center in Istanbul, Turkey, July 5. REUTERS/Osman Orsal
Close
22 / 60
A man blocks a road with a burning tire while protesting against electricity cuts in Klipspruit Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 4. 



REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A man blocks a road with a burning tire while protesting against electricity cuts in Klipspruit Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 4. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A man blocks a road with a burning tire while protesting against electricity cuts in Klipspruit Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 4. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
Close
23 / 60
A worker assembles a sex doll at the WMDOLL factory in Zhongshan, Guangdong Province, China. The factory has over 200 full-time workers, all dolls are handmade and each requires the cooperation of at least five workers. Photo taken July 11. 

   

REUTERS/Aly Song

A worker assembles a sex doll at the WMDOLL factory in Zhongshan, Guangdong Province, China. The factory has over 200 full-time workers, all dolls are handmade and each requires the cooperation of at least five workers. Photo taken July 11. ...more

A worker assembles a sex doll at the WMDOLL factory in Zhongshan, Guangdong Province, China. The factory has over 200 full-time workers, all dolls are handmade and each requires the cooperation of at least five workers. Photo taken July 11. REUTERS/Aly Song
Close
24 / 60
A Brazil fan reacts after Brazil loss to Belgium during the World Cup quarter-final, July 6. 



REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A Brazil fan reacts after Brazil loss to Belgium during the World Cup quarter-final, July 6. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A Brazil fan reacts after Brazil loss to Belgium during the World Cup quarter-final, July 6. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
Close
25 / 60
A Chinese tourist takes a picture in a lavender field in Valensole, France, July 13. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A Chinese tourist takes a picture in a lavender field in Valensole, France, July 13. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A Chinese tourist takes a picture in a lavender field in Valensole, France, July 13. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
26 / 60
Rescue workers look for missing people in a house damaged by heavy rain in Kumano town, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan, July 9. 



Kyodo/via REUTERS

Rescue workers look for missing people in a house damaged by heavy rain in Kumano town, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan, July 9. Kyodo/via REUTERS

Rescue workers look for missing people in a house damaged by heavy rain in Kumano town, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan, July 9. Kyodo/via REUTERS
Close
27 / 60
Italian Carabinieri police falls down from his horse during their parade prior to the Palio of Siena horse race, Italy, July 2. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Italian Carabinieri police falls down from his horse during their parade prior to the Palio of Siena horse race, Italy, July 2. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Italian Carabinieri police falls down from his horse during their parade prior to the Palio of Siena horse race, Italy, July 2. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Close
28 / 60
Fire is seen on the slopes of Mount Agung volcano following an eruption as seen from Amed in Karangasem Regency, Bali, Indonesia, July 3. 


REUTERS/Johannes P. Christo

Fire is seen on the slopes of Mount Agung volcano following an eruption as seen from Amed in Karangasem Regency, Bali, Indonesia, July 3. REUTERS/Johannes P. Christo

Fire is seen on the slopes of Mount Agung volcano following an eruption as seen from Amed in Karangasem Regency, Bali, Indonesia, July 3. REUTERS/Johannes P. Christo
Close
29 / 60
Women, clad in burqas, stand in line to cast their ballot at a polling station during general election in Peshawar, Pakistan, July 25. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

Women, clad in burqas, stand in line to cast their ballot at a polling station during general election in Peshawar, Pakistan, July 25. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

Women, clad in burqas, stand in line to cast their ballot at a polling station during general election in Peshawar, Pakistan, July 25. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz
Close
30 / 60
A boy looks out of a supermarket that was looted during protests against fuel price increases in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, July 8. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A boy looks out of a supermarket that was looted during protests against fuel price increases in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, July 8. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A boy looks out of a supermarket that was looted during protests against fuel price increases in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, July 8. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
Close
31 / 60
A migrant, intercepted aboard a dinghy off the coast in the Strait of Gibraltar, gestures next to a Spanish flag on a rescue boat after arriving at the port of Algeciras, southern Spain, July 22. 


REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A migrant, intercepted aboard a dinghy off the coast in the Strait of Gibraltar, gestures next to a Spanish flag on a rescue boat after arriving at the port of Algeciras, southern Spain, July 22. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A migrant, intercepted aboard a dinghy off the coast in the Strait of Gibraltar, gestures next to a Spanish flag on a rescue boat after arriving at the port of Algeciras, southern Spain, July 22. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
32 / 60
A Rohingya refugee girl named Amina poses for a photograph as she wears thanaka paste at Kutupalong camp in Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A Rohingya refugee girl named Amina poses for a photograph as she wears thanaka paste at Kutupalong camp in Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A Rohingya refugee girl named Amina poses for a photograph as she wears thanaka paste at Kutupalong camp in Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
Close
33 / 60
U.S. President Donald Trump is reflected in a window as he steps off a bus prior to delivering remarks at a showcase of American-made products event at the White House, July 23. 


REUTERS/Carlos Barria

U.S. President Donald Trump is reflected in a window as he steps off a bus prior to delivering remarks at a showcase of American-made products event at the White House, July 23. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

U.S. President Donald Trump is reflected in a window as he steps off a bus prior to delivering remarks at a showcase of American-made products event at the White House, July 23. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
34 / 60
Workers make flags for U.S. President Donald Trump's 'Keep America Great!' 2020 re-election campaign at Jiahao flag factory in Fuyang, Anhui province, China, July 24. 


REUTERS/Aly Song

Workers make flags for U.S. President Donald Trump's 'Keep America Great!' 2020 re-election campaign at Jiahao flag factory in Fuyang, Anhui province, China, July 24. REUTERS/Aly Song

Workers make flags for U.S. President Donald Trump's 'Keep America Great!' 2020 re-election campaign at Jiahao flag factory in Fuyang, Anhui province, China, July 24. REUTERS/Aly Song
Close
35 / 60
People participate in the annual public Lake Zurich crossing swimming event in Zurich, Switzerland, July 11. 


REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

People participate in the annual public Lake Zurich crossing swimming event in Zurich, Switzerland, July 11. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

People participate in the annual public Lake Zurich crossing swimming event in Zurich, Switzerland, July 11. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
Close
36 / 60
After being reunited with her mother, Christhel Nohelia Barahona Sanchez, 15, speaks with media at Catholic Charities in San Antonio, Texas, July 26. 


REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

After being reunited with her mother, Christhel Nohelia Barahona Sanchez, 15, speaks with media at Catholic Charities in San Antonio, Texas, July 26. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

After being reunited with her mother, Christhel Nohelia Barahona Sanchez, 15, speaks with media at Catholic Charities in San Antonio, Texas, July 26. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
Close
37 / 60
Ethiopian Agitu Idea Gudeta, 40, follows her goat herd through the mountain at Valle dei Mocheni near Trento, Italy, July 11. 


REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Ethiopian Agitu Idea Gudeta, 40, follows her goat herd through the mountain at Valle dei Mocheni near Trento, Italy, July 11. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Ethiopian Agitu Idea Gudeta, 40, follows her goat herd through the mountain at Valle dei Mocheni near Trento, Italy, July 11. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
Close
38 / 60
A girl displaced from the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah looks from behind a door of her family shelter in Sanaa, Yemen, July 18. 

REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A girl displaced from the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah looks from behind a door of her family shelter in Sanaa, Yemen, July 18. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A girl displaced from the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah looks from behind a door of her family shelter in Sanaa, Yemen, July 18. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
Close
39 / 60
A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California, July 27. 


REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California, July 27. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California, July 27. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage
Close
40 / 60
Children are escorted to the Cayuga Center, which provides foster care and other services to immigrant children separated from their families, in New York City, July 10. 


REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Children are escorted to the Cayuga Center, which provides foster care and other services to immigrant children separated from their families, in New York City, July 10. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Children are escorted to the Cayuga Center, which provides foster care and other services to immigrant children separated from their families, in New York City, July 10. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Close
41 / 60
A message printed on a bin is seen at Britain's Brighton Beach as England fans gathered to watch England play Croatia in the World Cup semifinal, July 11. 


REUTERS/Toby Melville

A message printed on a bin is seen at Britain's Brighton Beach as England fans gathered to watch England play Croatia in the World Cup semifinal, July 11. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A message printed on a bin is seen at Britain's Brighton Beach as England fans gathered to watch England play Croatia in the World Cup semifinal, July 11. REUTERS/Toby Melville
Close
42 / 60
Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain crashes during stage 9 of the Tour de France. 


REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain crashes during stage 9 of the Tour de France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain crashes during stage 9 of the Tour de France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Close
43 / 60
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly looks out from behind a curtain before U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the Veterans of Foreign Wars' 119th VFW national convention in Kansas City, Missouri, July 24. 


REUTERS/Carlos Barria

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly looks out from behind a curtain before U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the Veterans of Foreign Wars' 119th VFW national convention in Kansas City, Missouri, July 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly looks out from behind a curtain before U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the Veterans of Foreign Wars' 119th VFW national convention in Kansas City, Missouri, July 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Close
44 / 60
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and U.S. President Donald Trump walk away after holding a joint news conference at Chequers, the official country residence of the Prime Minister, near Aylesbury, Britain, July 13. 

REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and U.S. President Donald Trump walk away after holding a joint news conference at Chequers, the official country residence of the Prime Minister, near Aylesbury, Britain, July 13. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and U.S. President Donald Trump walk away after holding a joint news conference at Chequers, the official country residence of the Prime Minister, near Aylesbury, Britain, July 13. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
45 / 60
Women help a child to cross over to the other house on a wooden plank after flash floods in Tailbal, on the outskirts of Srinagar, July 24. 


REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Women help a child to cross over to the other house on a wooden plank after flash floods in Tailbal, on the outskirts of Srinagar, July 24. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Women help a child to cross over to the other house on a wooden plank after flash floods in Tailbal, on the outskirts of Srinagar, July 24. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
Close
46 / 60
A helicopter flies behind the Stonehenge stone circle during sunset in southwest Britain, July 26. 


REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A helicopter flies behind the Stonehenge stone circle during sunset in southwest Britain, July 26. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A helicopter flies behind the Stonehenge stone circle during sunset in southwest Britain, July 26. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
47 / 60
United Nations Command Chaplain U.S. Army Col. Sam Lee performs a blessing of sacrifice and remembrance on the 55 boxes of remains thought to be of U.S. soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War, returned by North Korea to the U.S., at the Osan Air Base in South Korea, July 27. 



U.S. Army/ Sgt. Quince Lanford/via REUTERS

United Nations Command Chaplain U.S. Army Col. Sam Lee performs a blessing of sacrifice and remembrance on the 55 boxes of remains thought to be of U.S. soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War, returned by North Korea to the U.S., at the Osan Air...more

United Nations Command Chaplain U.S. Army Col. Sam Lee performs a blessing of sacrifice and remembrance on the 55 boxes of remains thought to be of U.S. soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War, returned by North Korea to the U.S., at the Osan Air Base in South Korea, July 27. U.S. Army/ Sgt. Quince Lanford/via REUTERS
Close
48 / 60
A person deported from the U.S. waits to be processed at an immigration facility in San Salvador, El Salvador, July 3. 


REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A person deported from the U.S. waits to be processed at an immigration facility in San Salvador, El Salvador, July 3. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A person deported from the U.S. waits to be processed at an immigration facility in San Salvador, El Salvador, July 3. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas
Close
49 / 60
A British Blue cat is lit up by sunlight diffracted through an aquarium at an apartment in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia, July 8. 



REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

A British Blue cat is lit up by sunlight diffracted through an aquarium at an apartment in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia, July 8. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

A British Blue cat is lit up by sunlight diffracted through an aquarium at an apartment in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia, July 8. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin
Close
50 / 60
Sinforosa Sancho, 84, takes a walk in the empty village of La Estrella, Spain, May 24, 2018. For more than 30 years, Sinforosa and her husband Juan Martin Colomer have lived alone in the village in Spain's eastern highlands that once had more than 200 inhabitants. "Everyone has gone, we are the fools who have stayed," said Sinforosa. REUTERS/Susana Vera     SEARCH "SPAIN DEPOPULATION" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY.

Sinforosa Sancho, 84, takes a walk in the empty village of La Estrella, Spain, May 24, 2018. For more than 30 years, Sinforosa and her husband Juan Martin Colomer have lived alone in the village in Spain's eastern highlands that once had more than...more

Sinforosa Sancho, 84, takes a walk in the empty village of La Estrella, Spain, May 24, 2018. For more than 30 years, Sinforosa and her husband Juan Martin Colomer have lived alone in the village in Spain's eastern highlands that once had more than 200 inhabitants. "Everyone has gone, we are the fools who have stayed," said Sinforosa. REUTERS/Susana Vera SEARCH "SPAIN DEPOPULATION" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY.
Close
51 / 60
Ayah (L), 37, and Aisha, 18, wearers of the niqab and members of the group Kvinder I Dialog (Women In Dialogue), sit in a shopping center near Copenhagen, Denmark, July 19. 


REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Ayah (L), 37, and Aisha, 18, wearers of the niqab and members of the group Kvinder I Dialog (Women In Dialogue), sit in a shopping center near Copenhagen, Denmark, July 19. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Ayah (L), 37, and Aisha, 18, wearers of the niqab and members of the group Kvinder I Dialog (Women In Dialogue), sit in a shopping center near Copenhagen, Denmark, July 19. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Close
52 / 60
University students react during their arrival at the Metropolitan Cathedral after they were freed after being trapped overnight in Divine Mercy Catholic Church where they took shelter as pro-government gunmen shot at them at the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN), in Managua, Nicaragua, July 14.


 REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

University students react during their arrival at the Metropolitan Cathedral after they were freed after being trapped overnight in Divine Mercy Catholic Church where they took shelter as pro-government gunmen shot at them at the National Autonomous...more

University students react during their arrival at the Metropolitan Cathedral after they were freed after being trapped overnight in Divine Mercy Catholic Church where they took shelter as pro-government gunmen shot at them at the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN), in Managua, Nicaragua, July 14. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas
Close
53 / 60
A man splashes in a puddle in Times Square during a heavy midday downpour in New York, July 17. 


REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A man splashes in a puddle in Times Square during a heavy midday downpour in New York, July 17. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A man splashes in a puddle in Times Square during a heavy midday downpour in New York, July 17. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Close
54 / 60
A crew member of NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue boat embraces African migrant in central Mediterranean Sea, July 17. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A crew member of NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue boat embraces African migrant in central Mediterranean Sea, July 17. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A crew member of NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue boat embraces African migrant in central Mediterranean Sea, July 17. REUTERS/Juan Medina
Close
55 / 60
A sloth called Pancho, hit by a vehicle, is seen after a surgery at the Agroflor animal refuge in Cochabamba, Bolivia, July 25. REUTERS/Danilo Balderrama

A sloth called Pancho, hit by a vehicle, is seen after a surgery at the Agroflor animal refuge in Cochabamba, Bolivia, July 25. REUTERS/Danilo Balderrama

A sloth called Pancho, hit by a vehicle, is seen after a surgery at the Agroflor animal refuge in Cochabamba, Bolivia, July 25. REUTERS/Danilo Balderrama
Close
56 / 60
An aerial view shows burnt houses and trees following a wildfire in the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 25. 


Antonis Nicolopoulos/Eurokinissi via REUTERS

An aerial view shows burnt houses and trees following a wildfire in the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 25. Antonis Nicolopoulos/Eurokinissi via REUTERS

An aerial view shows burnt houses and trees following a wildfire in the village of Mati, near Athens, Greece, July 25. Antonis Nicolopoulos/Eurokinissi via REUTERS
Close
57 / 60
A plane leaves a vapor trail as it flies past the moon above the town of Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia, July 21. 


REUTERS/David Gray

A plane leaves a vapor trail as it flies past the moon above the town of Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia, July 21. REUTERS/David Gray

A plane leaves a vapor trail as it flies past the moon above the town of Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia, July 21. REUTERS/David Gray
Close
58 / 60
U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump wave from the Truman Balcony during a fireworks display celebrating Independence Day at the White House in Washington, July 4. 
  

REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump wave from the Truman Balcony during a fireworks display celebrating Independence Day at the White House in Washington, July 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump wave from the Truman Balcony during a fireworks display celebrating Independence Day at the White House in Washington, July 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Close
59 / 60
France's Benjamin Mendy celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup, July 15.  


REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

France's Benjamin Mendy celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup, July 15. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

France's Benjamin Mendy celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup, July 15. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
Close
60 / 60

Next Slideshows

Switzerland 2 - Serbia 1

Switzerland takes on Serbia in World Cup action.

22 Jun 2018

Pictures of the month: April

Our top photos from the past month.

30 Apr 2018

Pictures of the month: February

Our top photos from the past month.

02 Mar 2018

Pictures of the month: January

Our top photos from the past month.

02 Feb 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Detained parents reunited with children

Detained parents reunited with children

Parents who had been separated from their children at the U.S.-Mexico border, under President Donald Trump's now-abandoned "zero tolerance" policy, are reunified.

Venezuela's taps run dry

Venezuela's taps run dry

Hospitals scrap surgeries and residents forgo showers amid water cuts in Venezuela, the latest addition to a long list of woes in the fifth year of an economic crisis.

Fireworks over Malta

Fireworks over Malta

Fireworks light up the sky over Mosta during week-long celebrations marking the feast of the Assumption of Our Lady in Malta.

Debating Cuba's proposed new constitution

Debating Cuba's proposed new constitution

Cuba has begun a public debate on issues ranging from one-party rule and socialism to inequality, gay rights, private property and restructuring of the country's government as it moves to replace a Cold War-era constitution.

Editor's Choice Pictures

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Rise of the machines

Rise of the machines

A look at the new generation of robot technology.

Migrant rescue ship arrives in Malta, ending standoff

Migrant rescue ship arrives in Malta, ending standoff

The Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius arrived at Valletta harbour in Malta on Wednesday to allow 141 migrants to get off, ending a five-day tug-of-war among European Union countries which had seen the vessel banned from docking in several ports.

Deadly bridge collapse in Italy

Deadly bridge collapse in Italy

A 50-meter-high section of a motorway bridge crashed down onto warehouses, train tracks and a riverbed in Genoa, killing at least 39 people.

The plight of Italy's African laborers

The plight of Italy's African laborers

Two recent fatal crashes, resulting in the deaths of 16 migrant workers, have brought into focus the dire working and living conditions imposed on thousands of migrant farmhands whose cut-price labor allows Italy to be one of the biggest fruit and vegetable exporters in Europe.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast