Demonstrators belonging to a dissident teachers union march during a protest in Mexico City, Monday, Aug, 22, 2016. Striking teachers have prevented the beginning of classes in three Mexican states in an attempt to put a stop the the government's educational reform project.
A municipal worker passes by a poster of a bomb victim during the cleaning process at the site of a deadly Islamic State group-claimed mall bombing in the Karradah neighborhood of central Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. The scene of the blast that ultimately claimed the lives of nearly 300 people, according to the ministry of health, sat as a memorial to the dead for weeks after the attack. The July 3 attack was the single deadliest bombing in Baghdad since the 2003 toppling of Saddam Hussein and it fueled anger toward the Iraqi government over the lack of security in the capital.
A masked Kashmiri youth shows empty bullet cartridges fired by Indian forces during a joint funeral of four civilians at Aripanthan village, west of Srinagar, Indian occupied Kashmir, Tuesday, Aug.16, 2016. Government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir shot and killed four civilians and injured at least 15 others Tuesday as clashes intensified with anti-India protesters in the troubled region, police said.
Police scuffle with protesters forcing their way towards the gates of the Heroes Cemetery to oppose next month's burial of the late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the cemetery, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, in suburban Taguig city east of Manila, Philippines. Various civic and anti-Marcos groups have revived their protests after President Rodrigo Duterte ordered Marcos' burial with full military honors.
A guard stands watch over the east block of death row at San Quentin State Prison Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, in San Quentin, Calif. A pair of November ballot measures will decide the future of the death penalty in California. As of Aug. 1, 2016, there were 700 condemned inmates at the prison.
James McCauley weeps as he views the burned out remains of his homem which was destroyed by ongoing wildfires in Lower Lake, Calif., Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. McCauley traversed a creek by boat and foot for a half mile to see the property.
Police move in on a group of protesters in Milwaukee, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016. Police said one person was shot at a Milwaukee protest on Sunday evening and officers used an armored vehicle to retrieve the injured victim during a second night of unrest over the police shooting of a black man.
Migrants from Nigeria and Ivory Coast rest on a vessel after being rescued by a Migrant Offshore Aid Station, MOAS team in the central Mediterranean Sea, close to the Libyan territorial waters. Aug. 10, 2016
Police stop a person as he walks away from a crowd that formed after an officer-involved shooting at on South Rio Grande Street in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said officers acted appropriately when they fired at Abdullahi "Abdi" Mohamed because police believed he was about to seriously injure or kill a man with a metal broom handle.