Thousands of Indonesian Muslims working in Malaysia are expected to head back to their hometowns in Indonesia to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday with their families, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
A child and her family are seated inside the complex while waiting for the ferry to Dumai in Indonesia, ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Port Klang outside Kuala Lumpur August 16, 2012.
An earthquake that struck Ahar, in northwest Iran has killed more than 300 people and injured a further 5000. Two quakes measuring magnitudes of 6.4 and 6.3 respectively, and separated by a gap of eleven minutes were recorded in the area.
Grieving relatives mourn their dead following an earthquake that hit Ahar, in northwest Iran, killing more than 300 people.
Press Conference ‘Delivering a lasting legacy from the London 2012 Games’ at the London Media Centre with Mayor Boris Johnson, Daniel Moylan, Gavin Poole, John Burton, Stuart Corbyn and Peter Redfern, CEO of Taylor Wimpey.
Mayor Boris Johnson during the Press Conference 'Delivering a lasting legacy from the London 2012 Games' at the London Media Centre.
Participants in the group Pussy Riot Khamovnichesky Court of Moscow. The three young women could face up to seven years if convicted of ‘hooliganism’ after anti-Putin, anti-Orthodox sing along inside the Christ Saviour Cathedral in Moscow.
Participants in the group Pussy Riot wait to be heard in Khamovnichesky Court of Moscow.
Russian president Vladimir Putin arrives in London to watch the judo at the Olympic Games, as he is a keen player and fan. British Prime Minister Cameron held talks about Syria with president Putin at 10 Downing Street also.
British Prime Minister David Cameron (L) welcomes Russian president Vladimir Putin (R) at Downing Street in central London.
Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney delivers a public speech on the subject of 'The U.S. - Poland Relationship & The Values of Liberty' in the hall of the University of Warsaw Library, during His foreign tour of Poland.
Mitt Romney stands underneath American flags to give a statement. The assessments of the trip, which saw Romney visit London, Israel and Poland over the past week, ranged from scathing to resigned among the Republican professional political class.
Thousands of hareidi-religious Jews protested during the evening in Jerusalem against plans by the government to pass a law that would draft the vast majority of Yeshiva students, who currently have an exemption to IDF service.