Tensions Remain High At Israeli Gaza Border
Jul. 23, 2014. Wounded Israeli soldiers are brought to a helicopter near Kafar Aza, Israel. As operation "Protective Edge " enters its 16th day, 29 Israeli soldiers have been killed and over 600 Palestinians have been killed in Gaza.Andrew Burton—Getty Images
Tensions Remain High At Israeli Gaza Border
At least 16 killed, among them seven children, in UN-run school
Ukraine Plane
Tourists cover their bodies with black mud before taking a mud bath at a swimming resort in Suining
BESTPIX - U.S. Agents Take Undocumented Immigrants Into Custody Near Texas-Mexico Border
Tugboats drag cruise liner Costa Concordia after leaving Giglio Island
Dust blows over deceased cattle, which fell victim to the Carlton Complex Fire, on ranch land near Malott, Washington
Bosnian Muslims place their hands on the coffins of relatives before a mass funeral for bodies found in a mass grave, in Kozarac, near Prijedor
Smoke rises from Gaza
Typhoon Rammasun aftermath recovery.
Civil War re-enactors fire a cannon every hour to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Atlanta, in Atlanta
BESTPIX Tagging And Control Operation of Flamingo Chicks
*** BESTPIX *** 298 Crew And Passengers Perish On Flight MH17 After Suspected Missile Attack In Ukraine
Bosnian Muslims carry coffins with bodies from a mass grave, before a mass funeral in Kozarac, near Prijedor
Laylat Al-Qadr in Bahrain
Summer day on the French Riviera
The mother of Israeli soldier Tal Yifrah mourns over his flag-covered coffin during his funeral in Rishon Lezion near Tel Aviv
U.S. troops from NATO keep watch as workers load ballot boxes to a truck in Jalalabad
Ukraine Plane
Members of a Dutch forensics team prepare to inspect rail cars where the bodies of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash victims were being held in Torez, Ukraine.
International Tension Increases Over Access To MH17 Crash Site
A worker rests on vermicelli inside a factory in Allahabad
APTOPIX Mideast Iran Ramadan
Casualties mount in Gaza City, Israel expands ground operation
Women grieve during the funeral of Islamic Brigades fighter Abdalla Ismail al Buheisi, in Deir Al Balah, on the Gaza Strip.
Taiwan Military Exercises
An evicted resident of Tower of David sits in a bus, as the building is reflected on the window, which will transport them to the new home in Caracas
China Military
Netherlands day of national mourning
Tour de France 2014 - 16th stage
Mourners wait in a limousine after attending the funeral of Eric Garner in New York
Faithful pray in Ottoman-era Sultanahmet mosque during Ramadan, in Istanbul
Migrant workers sleep under a mosquito net beneath an overpass in Mumbai
Tensions Remain High At Israeli Gaza Border
APTOPIX Britain Commonwealth Games
Girls play in an IDP camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal
Rescue personnel survey the wreckage of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane that crashed on Penghu island
Voluntary Demolition of informal settlers shanties
Funeral of Sgt. Max Steinberg, IDF soldier killed by Palestinian militant anti-tank rocket, Mt. Herzl cemetery, Jerusalem, Israel - 23 Jul 2014
Gaza Strip, Gaza Street: A Palestinian man looks through the window of his house at the buildings damaged  overnight by an airstrike in Gaza City.. ALESSIO ROMENZI for TIME
Muslims sit inside the compound of Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) before the start of last Friday prayers of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in the old quarters of Delhi
Subsaharian immigrants seeking entry to Melilla enclave
A Russian sailor takes part in a naval parade rehearsal in the far eastern port of Vladivostok
Nasa: image of rockets firing between Israel and Gaza while on board the ISS
Jul. 23, 2014. Wounded Israeli soldiers are brought to a helicopter near Kafar Aza, Israel. As operation "Protective Edg

Andrew Burton—Getty Images
1 of 56

Pictures of the Week: July 18 - July 25

Jul 25, 2014

From rising death toll on both sides of the Israel-Palestine conflict and the return of MH17 victims to the Netherlands, to wildfires in Washington and the fight to protect flamingos, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

TIME may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.