Law enforcement blocks the road during a protest in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, during the second day of the Democratic National Convention.
A mangrove conservation worker prepares soil bags at a mangrove nursery in Kalpitiya, about 130 kilometers (81 miles) north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka's government and environmentalists are working to protect tens of thousands of acres of mangrove forests _ the seawater-tolerant trees that help protect and build landmasses, better absorb carbon from the environment mitigating effects of global warming and reducing impact of natural disasters like tsunamis. Authorities have identified about 37,000 acres (15,000 hectares) of mangrove forests in Sri Lanka that are earmarked for preservation.
Kashmiris march shortly after a day long curfew in central Srinagar, Indian occupied Kashmir, Pakistan, Sunday, July 24, 2016. The protesters shouted slogans against Indian rule and denounced the killings of Kashmiri civilians during recent protests.
A young, masked drug trafficker poses for photos holding his guns at a slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Teenagers openly tote guns while they work as guards, lookouts and distributors for drug lords operating just a few miles (kilometers) from where hundreds of thousands and tourists and athletes will be for the Aug. 5-21 Olympic Games.
In this July 14, 2016 photo, Sheik, suffering from a bullet wound to his front leg, rests inside his cage at the shelter that is known by its Portuguese acronym SUIPA , in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Sheik was shot in the Jacarezinho slum on June 14 during a firefight. The city does not keep data for animal deaths or injuries related to shootings. But veterinarians at the shelter say they have seen a sharp increase in recent months, especially in slums where pets and strays roam freely.
A protesters holds a flower during a clash with police on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, in Cleveland, during the second day of the Republican convention.
A youth waving a Turkish flag salutes during a rally in Taksim Square in Istanbul, protesting against the attempted coup, early Tuesday, July 19, 2016. The Turkish government accelerated its crackdown on alleged plotters of the failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The rebellion, which saw warplanes firing on key government installations and tanks rolling into major cities, was quashed by loyal government forces and masses of civilians who took to the streets.
A protester carrying a peace flag walks in downtown Cleveland, Sunday, July 17, 2016, in preparation for the Republican National Convention that starts Monday.
School children attend a prayer ceremony in memory of victims of a truck attack in France, at a school in Ahmadabad, India, Friday, July 15, 2016.
A Palestinian man tries to stop work by an Israeli bulldozer during a protest outside the village of Deir Qaddis, near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Dozens of Palestinians demonstrated Wednesday in front of Israeli bulldozers that were bulldozing land outside Deir Qaddis village near Ramallah for an apparent plan to expand a nearby Jewish settlement. The protesters forced the bulldozers to stop, but residents said they resumed work after the protesters left the area.