leopard cubs
Two female Sri Lankan leopard cubs, born on 1 July, are pictured at the zoo in Maubeuge, northern France. The Sri Lankan leopard is a threatened species, with an estimated 700 living in the wild and 65 in captivityAFP
A woman feeds a ring-tailed lemur with her mouth at Qingdao Forest Wild Animal World in Shandong province, ChinaGetty
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Tourists take in the view of the London Eye, River Thames and Houses of Parliament from the StarFlyer on London's South BankGetty
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Kate Middleton jumps over three tins as she plays a traditional South African game during a visit to the Commonwealth Games Village in GlasgowGetty
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Left: Sam Oldham of England is taken off the floor in a wheelchair after injuring himself during the vault in the gymnastics team final. Right: Louis Smith and Kristian Thomas of England help injured Oldham receive his gold medal for the gymnastics team finalGetty
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Kenneth To of Australia is seen underwater as he swims in the men's 4x100m medley relay heats during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in GlasgowReuters
Boys jump from a bridge into a waterfall as temperatures rise to 33 degrees Celsius in Vilnius, LithuaniaAFP
floods claifornia
A student poses for a photo on stairs outside UCLA's Pauley Pavilion sporting arena as water flows down from a broken water mainsReuters
gaza fireball
A huge fireball erupts following Israeli air strikes in the east of Gaza CityReuters
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A Palestinian child, wounded in an Israeli strike on a compound housing a UN school in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip, receives treatment at Kamal Edwan hospitalAFP
gaza wounded
A Palestinian girl who was wounded in an Israeli strike on a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip waits for treatment at a hospital in Beit LahiaAFP
china army
Chinese paramilitary policemen raise their fists as they attend an oath-taking rally to ensure the security of the upcoming 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic GamesReuters
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A pigeon walks past a poster depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin with Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin at the Maidan camp on Independence Square in KievAFP