A competitor throws the weight in the Ballater Highland Games, in Monaltrie Park, Ballater, Scotland.
German team compete in the synchronised swimming duet free preliminary event at the 32nd LEN European Swimming Championships in Berlin.
Some 150 men, women and children cram into boxes at Parliament Square in London. The event, organized by Oxfam, was to call attention to conditions of Gaza residents trapped by the blockade.
A South Korean security guard peers out of a glass door during Pope Francis meeting with President Park Geun-hye in Seoul.