1. Armoured Peace Dove by Banksy
    2007
    West Bank

     
  2. Israeli cannon fires artillery shells from an artillery unit near the Israeli border with Gaza.
    21Jul 2014
    Abir Sultan/EPA

     
  3. Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 takes off from Schiphol Airport in the Netherlands.
    Around three hours after taking off, the airline says it had ‘lost contact’ with the flight that was scheduled to land in Kuala Lumpur at around 6:00 am on Friday (2200 GMT Thursday). Malaysian Airlines has confirmed that the aircraft did not make a distress call.
    This is the airline’s second tragedy in less than a year, following the mysterious disappearance of flight MH370 in March.
    Jul17 2014
    Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty
     
  4. "Malaysia Airlines has lost contact of MH17 from Amsterdam. The last known position was over Ukrainian airspace." Malaysia Airlines/Twitter
    Interfax cites a source stating that there were 280 passengers and 15 crew members on board the plane.
    Jul17 2014
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JhUkqs9CQ0w

     
  5. Fishing boats are pictured amid heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) as it hit the town of Imus, Cavite southwest of Manila.
    Jul16 2014
    Erik De Castro/Reuters

     
  6. A rocket is launched from the Gaza Strip into Israel by members of the Ezz al-Din al Qassam militia, the military wing of Hamas.
    Jul15 2014
    Majdi Fathi/NurPhoto/Corbis

     
  7. A rush-hour subway train derailed in Moscow, killing about a dozen people and injuring at least 150. Several cars left the track in the tunnel after a power surge triggered an alarm, which caused the train to stop abruptly.
    Jul15 2014
    Varya Valovil/AFP

     
  8. Kashmiri protesters shout slogans against Israel from inside a police vehicle after they were detained during a protest in Srinagar, India. The protest was against the Israeli military operation in Gaza strip. Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip launched an unmanned drone aircraft at Israel and Israeli air attacks killed four Gaza residents, as the conflict between the antagonists closed out its first week with no end in sight. The placard reads: “Killer of Humanity, Stop Killings in Palestine.”
    Jul14 2014
    Mukhtar Khan/AP

     
  9. The son of one of the Palestinian members of Tayseer Al-Batsh’s family, who were killed in an Israeli air strike, mourns during their funeral in Gaza City. The Israeli air strike on the family home of Al-Batsh, Gaza’s police chief, killed 18 people.
    Jul14 2014
    Mohammed Salem/Reuters

     
  10. Police arrest a demonstrator during an Anti-World Cup protest near Maracana stadium where the final World Cup game is taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Jul13 2014
    Leo Correa/AP

     
  11. A Palestinian protester uses a megaphone to shout slogans in front of a black cloud from burning tires during a protest against the Jewish settlement of Qadomem at the Kofr Qadom village, near the West Bank city of Nablus.
    Jul11 2014
    Alaa Badarneh