A protester burns a Russian national flag in front of Parliament during a rally in Tbilisi, Georgia, on Thursday to mark the anniversary of the Soviet occupation of Georgia in 1921.
A Bangladeshi fan, with Bangladesh's national flag and tiger painted on his face, looks on during their Cricket World Cup match against Ireland in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The Royal Bengal Tiger is the national animal of Bangladesh.
A Hindu priest washes his face with sea water during a religious ceremony called Melasti on Ngobaran Beach in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Melasti is performed a week ahead of Balinese Hindu's Day of Silence to purify the universe from bad influences, bad deeds and bad thoughts.
Anti-government protesters wave a Bahraini flag as the sun sets during an opposition march of tens of thousands in Sehla, Bahrain, on the edge of the capital of Manama. Demonstrators called for freedom for political prisoners and democracy in the Gulf island kingdom.
An angry worker from the Electricity Authority of Cyprus stands in front of a riot policewoman during a strike to protest government plans to privatize the state-run utility in the capital Nicosia, Cyprus.