A rainbow seen from the Gaza port over Gaza City, during a rainstorm the Gaza Strip.
Peacekeeper troops from Ethiopia and deployed in the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) patrol at night in Abyei town, Abyei state.
The Abyei Administrative Area is a disputed territory between Sudan and South Sudan with longstanding inter-communal tensions between the Ngok-Dinka ethnic majority and the pastoral Misseriya population, who migrate through the area seasonally from the north. An attack by Sudan forces on Abyei in May 2011 displaced the majority of the approximately 105,000 Ngok-Dinka people to areas south of the River Kiir, which became overcrowded and created a huge competition over natural resources.
A statue on the roof of the Notre-Dame cathedral is silhouetted in front of a supermoon in Paris.
A Turkish student in Sarajevo cries during a protest to show solidarity with trapped citizens of Aleppo, Syria.
Models wait for their turn at an audition for the upcoming Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer/Resort 2017 in Mumbai, India. Around 83 national and international models participated in the audition from which five were selected. The LFW Summer/Resort 2017 is scheduled to start Feb. 1, 2017.