A Papuan girl comforts her crying young sister in Wanam village, Papua province, Indonesia on Wednesday
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A villager signals an arriving helicopter at Basa Village Development Committee in Solukhumbu District, Nepal.
Sixty-two-year-old Olivia Tsangane, a neighbour of Nelson Mandela, poses for a photograph in the late South African president’s ancestral village of Qunu, South Africa. The inspirational world leader died on 5 December aged 95.
Cambodian villagers play volleyball at Sre Ampil village, Kandal province, some 33 kilometres east of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Friday
Two horses fight during the Rapa das Bestas traditional event in the village of Sabucedo in Spain on Friday. On the first weekend of July, hundreds of wild horses are rounded up, trimmed and groomed in different villages in the northwestern region of Galicia.