Sunni Muslim women in Beirut take part in a protest demanding the release of prisoners accused of involvement in militant attacks.
Beauty pageant contestants from the US, Argentina, El Salvador and Bolivia pose in a garden at Kyoto in Japan.
Maori in traditional dress and New Zealand soldiers perform the Haka, as nearly 100 gallantry medals are returned to the country's army museum, nearly a year after they were stolen.
A Sepak takraw (kick volleyball) match is played out between Burma and Thailand at the Asian Beach Games in Bali, Indonesia.
Amish children head to school in Middlefield in Ohio, US.
A supporter of Bolivian President Evo Morales celebrates in La Paz after a referendum on a new constitution was announced.
Two four-week-old Persian leopard cubs make their first public appearance since their birth in Budapest Zoo.
A lake reflects the autumnal leaves of trees near Warminster in Wiltshire, England.