Customers camp outside of a shop in New York City's Soho, waiting for the release of the Apple iPhone.
A Palestinian boys pick up chicks for sale in the West Bank city of Ramallah.
Turkey's Ezgi Solmaz competes in the 23rd European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Baku
Spain's Queen Sofia hugs a panda at the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding Centre in Sichuan Province. China has offered Spain a pair of pandas as a goodwill gesture.
The Formula One racer of Lewis Hamilton is reflected in the helmet of a French fireman at Magny Cours in Nevers, France.
A bust of China's late leader Mao Zedong in Sotheby's auction house in Hong Kong after a preview of art related to the 10th anniversary of the territory's handover to China.
A cloud of ash and smoke spews from the Mayon volcano in the Philippines.
Hundreds of thousands of people in Pakistan have been hit by heavy flooding and nearly 300 people have been killed after torrential rain and high winds.
Sacks of rice are loaded onto a Vietnamese ship in South Korea to be sent to North Korea after the south said it would resume food aid to the north.