Pictures of the Day

A selection of images from around the world- Sunday July 22, 2012

  • Australian street artist James Cochran spray paints a portrait of Usain Bolt, Jamaica's world record holder in the 100 and 200 meter sprints, on the wall of a building in east London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

  • Orlando Duque of Colombia dives 29 metres from the rock monolith during the first round of the third stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series at Islet Vila Franca do Campo, Azores, Portugal. AFP PHOTO/Dean TREML

  • A broken picture of former Syrian president Hafez Assad is seen at the Bab Al-Hawa border gate after clashes between Syrian rebels and the Syrian Army. AFP PHOTO/BULENT KILIC

  • A young woman places a garland of bras in order to hang them along a street in the French Mediterranean city of Banyuls-sur-Mer, during a citizens' action to protest against a private marina project. AFP PHOTO / RAYMOND ROIG

  • Central Illinois cattle stand in a pasture struggling from lack of rain and a heat wave covering most of the country in Farmingdale, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

  • Patient Tim Gordon, who lives in Wise, Virginia, and who is patient number 1117 out of 1,500 for the day, catches a nap in the trunk of his car as he waits to get into the non-profit Remote Area Medical (RAM) clinic held at the county fairgrounds in Wise, Virginia. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards

  • Young people stand together to support themselves in anticipation of the coming bow wave from the oncoming bus, in deep water following heavy rain in Minsk, Belarus. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

  • Afghan refugee Pasmeena Basheer, 6, holds on to her headscarf against the wind while standing in the doorway of a home in a slum area on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

  • Muslims attend a mass prayer session "Tarawih" marking the beginning of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in a mosque in Makassar of Indonesia's South Sulawesi province. REUTERS/Yusuf Ahmad

  • Two boys sit on a bench outside removed from a primary school to make room for war displaced who fled fighting just north of Goma, Congo. REUTERS/Julia Sestier

  • Russian athlete Yelena Isinbayeva competes in the women's pole vault contest during the IAAF Diamond League Herculis meeting at the Stade Louis II in Monte Carlo, Monaco. AFP PHOTO/JEAN CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET

  • An Indian Muslim man stands in front of the Jama Masjid as he and other worshippers leave following the breaking of the fast and prayers on the first night of Ramadan in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

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