A young Bulgarian feeds swans by the coast at the Black Sea town of Varna.
In Port-au-Prince, Haiti, posters promote the campaigns of candidates in the country's elections, due to be held on 7 February.
Hardline Jewish settlers have clashed with troops in the illegal West Bank outpost of Amona as they tried to prevent the demolition of nine buildings.
A wicker basket seller makes his way through the streets of Srinagar, capital of Indian-administered Kashmir.
Children's favourites Paddington Bear (l) and Noddy at Buckingham Palace, London. Queen Elizabeth II is to host a summer garden party for children for her 80th birthday.
Staff at Sotheby's auction house, London, display Deux Femmes, by French artist Paul Gaugin, expected to sell for up to £14m ($25m) at an auction.
German artist Marco Figgen paints using his dreadlocked beard at his studio in Pattaya, Thailand. Mr Figgen has grown his beard for 13 years.
A frosty wild boar in an outdoor enclosure at a zoo in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, where temperatures have plunged to -38C.