20 July 2012
Last updated at 13:59
The space shuttle Enterprise is shown on display after the opening of the Space Shuttle Pavilion at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, New York.
A woman sprays water on burning wood during a charcoal-making process near Kizilcahamam, a small town 70km (43 miles) west of Turkey's capital, Ankara.
A crew member jumps from Denmark's Den Store Bjoern tall ship anchored at Lisbon's Santa Apolonia port during The Tall Ships Race. The vessels will depart for the second leg of the race - to Cadiz, Spain - on 22 July, as part of an international event aimed at bringing young people closer to the world of sailing.
Members of a Jihad group train near Aleppo, Syria. Rebels seized control of all of Syria's border crossings with Iraq as China and Russia blocked UN action against President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
A doctor holds a malnourished boy as his mother sits at a therapeutic feeding centre in the southern Yemeni city of Taiz. The UN and other aid organisations are making an urgent appeal for funds to help Yemen's hunger crisis.
A teenager practices skateboard tricks in a park donated by skateboarder Tony Hawk, in Compton, California. The city, located south of Los Angeles, with a population of nearly 100,000, must decide by 1 September whether to file for bankruptcy.
At least 12 people have been killed and dozens injured at a shooting at a screening of the latest Batman film in the US city of Denver.
Newly recruited soldiers of the Jammu and Kashmir police take an oath during a passing-out parade at Lethpora, India.
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren drives during practice for the German Grand Prix at Hockenheimring, Germany.
A Muslim reads from the Koran during the dawn prayer on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan at a mosque in the West Bank city of Jenin.