Syrian volunteers try to evacuate 10-year-old Mahmud Fayad still trapped under the rubble of a destroyed house after a barrel bomb was dropped from an air force helicopter in Saraqeb in northwestern Syria.
Indian paramilitary troopers stand on alert during the second day of curfew in Srinagar.
In a picture taken with an underwater camera Russia's synchronised swimming team compete in the technical teams preliminary round during the synchronised swimming competition in the FINA World Championships at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona.
People demonstrate in Washington, DC as civil rights groups mobilized for protests in cities across the United States amid charged emotions over the not-guilty verdict in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin.
A special forces soldier parades during the celebrations of the 203rd Anniversary of the Independence of Colombia, in Bogota, Colombia.
Turkish police disperse anti-government protestors with water cannons during a protest near the entrance of Taksim Square in Istanbul.
A Bahraini protestor runs for cover during clashes with riot police following a protest against the ruling regime in the village of Bilad Al-Qadeem, in a suburb of Manama.
Swiss' Marcel Hug competes the Men's 10000m T 54 final of the IPC Athletics World Championships at the Rhone Stadium in Venissieux, near Lyon.
Switzerland's Andrea Kaufmann competes during the Super Combined Giant slalom race as part FIS Grass Ski World Cup competition held in the mountains of Kaprun.
Lithuania's Ignas Barkauskas competes in the men's 1-metre springboard preliminary diving event in the FINA World Championships at the Piscina Municipal de Montjuic in Barcelona.
In a picture taken with an underwater camera Britain's Jenna Randall competes in the technical solo final during the synchronised swimming competition in the FINA World Championships at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona.
Colombia's Sebastian Morales Mendoza competes in the men's 1-metre springboard preliminary diving event in the FINA World Championships at the Piscina Municipal de Montjuic in Barcelona.
Compelling images from around the world on Sunday