Civilians and rebel fighters aboard a boat on the Sobat river in Ulang, Upper Nile state, South Sudan Read more
Christine Baker wades through flood water, pulling her dog Archie in a boat, at the Abbey Fields caravan park after the river Thames flooded on Wednesday in Chertsey, England. Parts of the UK are entering a third week of flooding and stormy conditions. Read more
A cruise ship sails out from Trieste harbour, northern Italy, at sunset
A Philippine boy plays a guitar in the hull of a tanker that was washed ashore in Tacloban during Typhoon Haiyan. Read more
Two men row a boat past a partially dried-up riverbed on a section of the Yangtze River in Jiujiang, Jiangxi province, China. Read more
Rescuers near West Beach in Newhaven, East Sussex, search for 14-year-old Dylan Alkins who vanished on Sunday while playing in the surf.
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A Eritrean woman attends the commemoration ceremony for the victims of the boat disaster off the Lampedusa coast in San Leone near Agrigento, Italy. Victims of the disaster, in which more than 300 asylum seekers died, have been buried in unknown vaults despite Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta‘s promise to hold a state funeral for the dead. Read more
Fog obscures the lagoon of Messolongi, in western Greece as fishing boats are anchored along the boardwalk.
Morning fog covers the view to sail boats that anchor at the river Elbe in Dresden, southeast Germany. Read more
The Mariner of the Seas, one of Royal Caribbean International’s Voyager-class vessels, docks at Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour on Wednesday. Read more