Approximately 1,000 giant styrofoam blocks with images related to the Cold War are taken out of storage in preparation for a mass domino event in Germany to mark the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Robin Upton checks on a rooftop mosaic pumpkin display as he prepares for the annual pumpkin festival in Slindon in the UK.
Susan Rice, the US ambassador to the UN, studies the Hall of Names at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem during a three-day visit to the region.
US Vice-President Joe Biden lays a wreath at the memorial to the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto during a visit to Poland as part of a tour of central Europe.
Senior officers gather on the deck of HMS Victory in Portsmouth, England, to mark Trafalgar Day - the anniversary of the 1805 British naval victory over the French and Spanish fleets.
Police and passers-by try to assist passengers injured in a deadly train accident near Mathura, in northern India.
During training exercises, Lebanese police commandos from the Internal Security Forces (ISF) brandish shooting targets in the town of Dbayeh, north of Beirut.
While Philippines authorities wait for Typhoon Lupit to reach the country, a family uses a pushcart to cross floodwaters in Pinagbuhatan, to the east of Manila.
Police take part in a ceremony in Zewan, on the outskirts of Srinagar, in Indian-administered Kashmir, to remember 5,279 colleagues who were killed during the past 20 years in the disputed region.
Georgian movie extras recreate a rally as they take part in a Hollywood film shoot in Tbilisi about the 2008 Russia-Georgia war.
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