An Egyptian youth with his face painted in the colours of the national flag look over as opponents of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi protest calling for his ouster at Cairo's landmark Tahrir Square.
Light from the sky (C) is reflected on the railings inside a Kowloon government housing estate in Hong Kong.
Indian cricket team's acting captain Virat Kohli leaps in the air to field a ball off his own bowling during the third match of the Tri-Nation series between India and Sri Lanka at the Sabina Park stadium in Kingston on July 2, 2013. Indian won the toss and elected to filed first.
Belarus teenagers take part in a rehearsal of the upcoming Independence Day parade in Minsk, on July 2, 2013. Belarus celebrates tomorrow Independence Day, an official holiday marking the day in 1944 when the Red Army liberated Minsk from Nazi troops during the World War II.
Riders compete during the Palio horse race in Siena on July 2, 2013. The Palio medieval race is held twice a year in Siena with jockeys riding bareback around a makeshift race course set up in the city's central square.
A lightning strikes the San Nicolas Panotla community in the state of Tlaxcala, Mexico, on July 2, 2013.
An aerial picture of the Grand Canyon in Arizona taken on July 1, 2013 from around 30,000 feet (10,000m).
Fireworks explode over the "Baie des Anges" to celebrate the 100th edition ot the Tour de France, on July 2, 2013, in Nice, southeastern France.
Nigeria`s Ikechukwu Okorie postures after losing against Uruguay during a round 16 stage football match between Nigeria and Uruguay at the FIFA Under 20 World Cup at TT Arena Stadium in Istanbul on July 2, 2013.
Fatoumata Sangaray, age 4, waves the United States flag during a naturalization ceremony July 2, 2013 in New York.
The tower of the council of Siena on July 2, 2013.
A model presents a creation by Alexis Mabille during the Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2013/2014 collection shows, on July 1, 2013 in Paris.
Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday