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Today's top images - 07/10/2013
Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday

Still smoking

Ash spews from Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano, some 55 km from Mexico City, as seen from San Damian Texoloc in the Mexican central state of Tlaxcala.

J.GUADALUPE PEREZ

Dior in the clouds

A model presents a creation for Christian Dior during a fashion collection show on the Red Square in Moscow.

AFP

Finish line

Germany's Marcel Kittel reacts as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 197 kms tenth stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race between Saint-Gildas-des-Bois and Saint-Malo, northwestern France.

AFP

Shanty sunset

A woman carries her child as the sun sets in the shanty town of Nkaneng next to Lonmin's platinum smelter in Marikana, South Africa

AFP

Blowing bubbles

A Palestinian boy blows soap bubbles as he hawks toys on the eve of the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, at a street market in Gaza City

AFP

Can't watch

Canadian performer Matias Salmenaho, 26, stands still as axes are juggled past him as the three generation Quebecois circus company, Cirque Alfonse mark their UK debut show entitled " Timber!" at the Southbank Centre in London.

AFP

First night

Two Indonesian girls walk prior to prayers on the first night of the holy month of Ramadan at the Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta

AFP

Rebel fighter

A rebel fighter points his gun towards pro-government forces' positions during clashes in the Salaheddine district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo

AFP

In prayer

Indonesian Muslim women hold prayers on the first night of the holy month of Ramadan at the Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta.

AFP

Study time

Afghan girls sit on the ground as they study the Koran, ahead of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, in Herat.

AFP

Morsi support

Supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi walk by a brick defensive wall as thousands gather in his support in front of Cairo's Rabaa al-Adawiya Mosque.

AFP

Cold drinks

People seen through an ice scupture in the Minus 5 Ice Bar during a preview at the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel.

AFP

Today's top images - 07/10/2013

Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday