22 June 2012
Last updated at 12:13
A crowd outside the Syrian embassy in Amman show their support for a Syrian fighter pilot who has been granted asylum in Jordan after flying his plane to a military air base in the north of the country, officials say.
Cristiano Ronaldo capped a magnificent display with the match-winning goal as Portugal powered past Czech Republic and into the semi-finals of Euro 2012.
World War II veteran Lev Yatsevich attends a memorial service at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Moscow's Kremlin Wall. Candles were put around the tomb to mark the 70th anniversary of the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union.
Carlos Ghosn (centre), chairman and CEO of Nissan and Renault, talks with Reuters Japan Bureau Chief Kevin Krolicki (left), inside an elevator after an interview in Tokyo.
Colin Dunbar competes at the men's hammer throw qualifying round at the US Olympic Track and Field Trials in Beaverton, Oregon.
People release balloons during a ceremony marking the commemoration of the National Day on Enforced Disappearances held in Guatemala City.
Three-year-old Theo plays with a ball in the fountain at Georgetown Waterfront Park in Washington, DC, where residents are enjoying a spell of very hot weather.
A woman is comforted by a relative while walking in the remains of a shanty town after a major fire in New Delhi, India.
Wax figures at Madame Tussauds in London of David and Victoria Beckham, the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William and Prime Minister David Cameron, pictured ahead of England's quarter final match against Italy in Euro 2012 on Sunday.
A paraglider flies in front of Mont Blanc in the Alps.