20 July 2012
Last updated at 16:58
US President Barack Obama is soaked during a heavy rainstorm at a campaign rally in Glen Allen, Virginia. President Obama travelled to Virginia on Saturday for a number of campaign events.
Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall take part in a Youth Showcase "Parachute game" during a visit to Saumarez Park, Guernsey, as part of their Diamond Jubilee visit to the Channel Islands.
Paratroops from Chosen Company of the 3rd Battalion (Airborne), 509th Infantry, board a waiting CH-47 Chinook helicopter as they begin a helicopter assault mission at Combat Outpost Herrera in Afghanistan's Paktiya Province.
A doctor holds a malnourished boy as his mother looks on 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.
Pakistani Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashfraf (L), Afghan President Hamid Karzai (C) and British Prime Minister David Cameron (R) shake hands before a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Kabul. The first meeting between the leaders came as Britain, along with its Nato allies, prepares to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2014.
Commuters walk through a thunderstorm in Manhattan, New York.
Photographers crowd around overall leader Bradley Wiggins of Britain prior to the start of the 17th stage of the Tour de France cycling race.
Relatives mourn Maor Harush, killed in a suicide bombing in Bulgaria, during his funeral in Acco, Israel. Israel blamed Iran and the Lebanese Shia militant group Hezbollah for the blast, which also injured at least 30 people.
Children at Melville Primary School listen to the history of former South African president Nelson Mandela as they join in celebrations of his 94th birthday in Johannesburg.
A plane drops water over a hill during a forest fire near the town of Keratea, Greece. A wildfire swept through forests forcing residents to use garden hoses and tree branches to keep the flames away from their homes.