Syrian children play on a destroyed tank in the south of Kobane in Syria
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French Search and Intervention Brigades (BRI – Brigade de recherche et d’intervention) policemen officers take part in a training exercice at the Bibliotheque Nationale de France in Paris.
Armenian police forces use water cannons against protesting against plans of the government to raise electricity prices for up to 40 per cent, in Yerevan, Armenia.
Nepalese army personnel arrange the ammunition kept on display during the Inauguration ceremony of the two MI-17V-5 Helicopters bought from Russia for the Nepal Army Air Wing in Kathmandu.
Indian Muslim devotees offer Friday prayers at the Vasi Ullah mosque on the first Friday of Ramadan in Allahabad.
A worker prepares vermicelli at a workshop in Hyderabad, Pakistan, ahead of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
Police escort a suspect during a crime reconstruction in the east-coast district of Sai Kung in Hong Kong, a day after suspected explosives were seized at an abandoned television studio ahead of a vote on a contentious political reform package.
Visitors to the Paris Air Show are reflected in the helmet visor worn by the French Lieutenant Romain of the 1st Combat Helicopter Regiment.
A police watch tower is silhouetted during sunset in Baku, Azerbaijan.
A couple wearing masks to prevent contracting Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) look at each other as they ride on an escalator in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday
U.S. Marines jump from a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter into the Gulf of Aden near the USS Iwo Jima during a training exercise
A volunteer helps a Bangladeshi migrant cut his hair at a temporary shelter on Tuesday, in Kuala Langsa, Aceh province, Indonesia.
A man takes pictures of civilians lying down to take cover after hearing shelling in Aleppo on Tuesday
Nepalese search for open space as a strong earthquake hits Kathmandu, Nepal, on Tuesday. The quake that hit Nepal on 12 May 2015 had a magnitude of 7.3, the United States Geological Society says, and was followed by several strong aftershocks.
A worker in sanitary outfit holds a boy as migrants disembark from the Iceland Coast Guard vessel Tyr, at the Messina harbour, Sicily, southern Italy, on Wednesday
A protester walks through tear gas as police enforced a mandatory, city-wide curfew of 10pm near the CVS pharmacy that was set on fire on Monday during rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray in Baltimore, Maryland
Alain Robert, also known as the French Spiderman, climbs the Montparnasse tower a 210-metre (689 ft) office skyscraper located in the Montparnasse area of Paris, France on Tuesday. Robert decided to climb in solidarity with the victims of the Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal.
A girl stands in a queue to fill her container with water near the makeshift shelters after Saturday’s earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal on Tuesday
British former police officer Swasie Turner abseils for charity in a wheelchair down the fortification bastions of Valletta, Malta, on Monday