Children wearing Halloween costumes say the Pledge of Allegiance after becoming US citizens during a naturalization ceremony at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services in Baltimore, Maryland.
A crowd gathers in front of army headquarters in Ouagadougou, demanding that the army take over following the resignation of the president. Burkina Faso's army chief Navere Honore Traore said he was taking power on October 31 as head of state.
Military rescue workers recover the body of a woman, who was buried alive with several others in the October 29 mudslide, at a tea plantation in Koslanda in central Sri Lanka.
A Palestinian protestor throws a burning tire during fighting with Israeli security forces at the Qalandia checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem City.