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Today's top images - 07/17/2013
Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday

In the Golan

An Israeli soldier stands on top of a Merkava tank stationed in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, after mortar fire from inside war-torn Syria exploded in northern Golan, near the border with Syria earlier in the day causing several wildfires to break out.

AFP

Bruce Lee tribute

A man walks past graffiti depicting the late martial arts icon Bruce Lee in Hong Kong.

AFP

Paris presser

Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) new forward, Edinson Cavani of Uruguay, gives a press conference in Paris after finalising his transfer to Paris Saint-Germain football club.

AFP

Heritage sunset

The sun sets on the Mont Saint-Michel, a Unesco world heritage site, western France.

AFP

Jacky's baby

Mother giraffe Jacky pampers her new baby giraffe born at Buenos Aires zoo.

AFP

Francofolies stage

French singer and guitarist Matthieu Chedid performs during the Francofolies music festival in La Rochelle, western France.

AFP

Breaking the surface

A Humpback whale jumps to the surface of the Pacific Ocean at the Uramba Bahia Malaga natural park in Colombia.

AFP

Bab al-Salam bedtime

A Syrian refugee baby sleeps in a hammock at the Bab al-Salam refugee camp in Syria's northern city of Azaz.

JM LOPEZ

Hidden cargo

View of the hold of North Korean vessel Chong Chong Gang at Manzanillo harbour in Colon, 90km from Panama City.

AFP

Carmen day kiss

Penitents take part in the "Virgen del Carmen" brotherhood procession during the Carmen day celebrations in Malaga, southern Spain.

AFP

Mexico patrol

Mexican Navy marines patrol near the Deputy Attorney Specialized in Investigation of Organized Crime (SEIDO) headquarters, where Mexican "Los Zetas" cartel leader Miguel Angel Trevino Morales remains under investigation in Mexico City.

AFP

Man's best friend

A Congolese army soldier, holding a dog, walks through the village of Rusayo, which was the scene of heavy clashes yesterday, around 13km from Goma in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

AFP

Today's top images - 07/17/2013

Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday

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