Soldiers stand around the coffin of a 5-year-old bombing victim during a funeral in Diyarbakir, Turkey, on Tuesday, August 16. Five Turkish police officers and two civilians were killed in a car bombing that the government blamed on Kurdish militants.
Thousands of people swim in a resort pool to beat the summer heat in Suining, China, on Sunday, August 14.
A young daredevil, center, waits for her turn as another person rides a motorbike around the "Devil's Barrel" at a carnival in Deli Serdang, Indonesia, on Saturday, August 13.
Detained immigrants are searched after being captured by Border Patrol agents in Roma, Texas, on Tuesday, August 16.
A blade of a wind turbine is transported at the Griessee lake in Valais, Switzerland, on Thursday, August 18. The wind turbines were developed for the highest wind park in Europe. The blades are 45 meters (148 feet) long.
Riders compete in the 86th Palio dei Ciuchi (Donkey Race) in Roccatederighi, Italy, on Sunday, August 14. At one time the donkey was an indispensable part of life for the citizens of this town, and they celebrate the animal in a race held every August.
Chinese army officers stand in front of a window Tuesday, August 16, before a welcome ceremony in Beijing for U.S. Army Chief of Staff Mark A. Milley.
People enjoy sunny weather on a float in Switzerland's Lake Zurich on Saturday, August 13.
Workers help Jose "Cueto" Castelar, not pictured, hand-roll a 90-meter (295-foot) cigar in Havana, Cuba, on Friday, August 12. The world-record cigar was created in honor of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro, who was celebrating his 90th birthday the next day.
Men in Jakarta, Indonesia, climb greased poles for prizes during Independence Day celebrations on Wednesday, August 17.
People smear themselves with mud at a Dead Sea beach in Israel on Tuesday, August 16.
To prevent the spread of the Zika virus, a team from the National Institute of Public Health sprays anti-mosquito product through the Koumassi district of Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on Monday, August 15.
Tourists walk in front of the Pastoruri glacier in Huaraz, Peru, during a tour called "The Route of Climate Change" on Friday, August 12.
A police officer rides a motorcycle through a flaming hoop and a wall of glass tubes during an Independence Day event in Srinagar, India, on Monday, August 15.
A boy peeks out of his home's door during a gunfight in Srinagar, India, on Monday, August 15. A police paramilitary commander was shot dead while at least two suspected separatists were killed in gun battles as violence flared on India's Independence Day.
Flamingos move around a pen in the Odiel marshes of Huelva, Spain, on Saturday, August 13. About 400 young birds were tagged and measured before being released.
Young Hindu priests take a bath Thursday, August 18, as a part of holy rituals during the Janai Purnima festival in Kathmandu, Nepal.