The week in 36 photos – Israeli couple Noga and Moshiko Siho leave an army staging area after having their wedding photos taken near the Yad Mordechai kibbutz in Israel on Wednesday, August 27.
The week in 36 photos – A man lies in a puddle of squashed tomatoes during a tomato fight in the village of Bunol, Spain, on Wednesday, August 27. The annual Tomatina festival has become a major tourist attraction.
The week in 36 photos – From left, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko react while posing for a picture during their meeting in Minsk, Belarus, on Tuesday, August 26. Ukraine's President called for "resolute actions that will bring peace" to his country.
The week in 36 photos – Police officers and zoo employees watch a young moose after it wandered into an office building in Dresden, Germany, on Monday, August 25. The animal was rescued after several hours, police said.
The week in 36 photos – Zoo owner Manny Tangco kisses a Japanese Koi carp while children watch on Friday, August 22, in Malabon, a city north of Manila in the Philippines.
The week in 36 photos – Hamas militants grab a Palestinian man suspected of collaborating with Israel before executing him in a central Gaza square on Friday, August 22. Seven suspected informants were shot dead by masked gunmen in front of a crowd outside a mosque, witnesses said. Eleven others were reportedly killed at an abandoned police station.
The week in 36 photos – Ron Mcgee, bottom, and Shawn Williams sunbathe in a shallow tidal pool in Tybee Island, Georgia, on Saturday, August 23.
The week in 36 photos – People relax at a public beach in Alexandria, Egypt, on Saturday, August 23.
The week in 36 photos – A man slips off a pole covered in grease on Sunday, August 24, during weeklong celebrations for the religious feast of St. Julian, patron of the town of St. Julian's in Manila. In the traditional "gostra," a game stretching back to the Middle Ages, young men, women and children have to make their way to the top of a pole and try to free one of the flags to win prizes.
The week in 36 photos – A car sits atop an embankment after its driver lost control and skidded up the concrete retaining wall in Los Angeles on Sunday, August 24. The driver and his passenger escaped injury.
The week in 36 photos – Eric Singer, Paul Stanley and Tommy Thayer of the band KISS participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on stage in Noblesville, Indiana, on Friday, August 22.
The week in 36 photos – Young divers stretch while training at a sports school in Hefei, China, on Saturday, August 23.
The week in 36 photos – A cloth-covered idol of the Hindu elephant god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is pictured at a roadside workshop in New Delhi on Monday, August 25. The idols are made months ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi religious festival.
The week in 36 photos – A coffin containing the body of a migrant is carried off a navy ship at the Sicilian harbor of Augusta in Italy on Tuesday, August 26. At least 24 migrants trying to reach Europe from Africa died after their boat sank in the Mediterranean, the Italian navy said.
The week in 36 photos – Dozens of people practice yoga on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, on Wednesday, August 27.
The week in 36 photos – Sharon Lamb wipes tears from her 10-year-old son Kasai Hayden's face during the funeral for Michelle Cusseaux in Phoenix, Arizona, on Saturday, August 23. Cusseaux, 50, was shot earlier this month after she threatened officers with a claw hammer, authorities said. They were at her apartment to carry out an emergency court order to take her to a mental health facility.
The week in 36 photos – A Nepalese man has rice and a leaf placed on his head as a blessing from a priest during Father's Day celebrations at the Gokarneswor Shrine, near Kathmandu, Nepal, on Monday, August 25.
The week in 36 photos – Smoke rises after Israeli aircraft hit a house in the Al-Shati refugee camp in Gaza on Sunday, August 24.
The week in 36 photos – A street dancer performs during the Red Bull Beat It competition in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Saturday, August 23.
The week in 36 photos – Sailors man the rails of the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier as it departs its home port in San Diego on Friday, August 22. The ship was deployed to the Western Pacific and Middle East.
The week in 36 photos – Members of the Twister aerobatics team perform during a test flight ahead of the Shenyang Faku International Flight Convention in Shenyang, China, on Tuesday, August 26.
The week in 36 photos – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is seen through the viewfinder of a video camera during a news conference in Moscow on Monday, August 25. Lavrov said Russia is willing to use any form of diplomacy to end the conflict in Ukraine.