Today in Pictures: June 29

A memorial for Istanbul pays tribute in Berlin, horse racers train and more moments from around the world.

The daughter of Joseph Laous, who died after a suicide bomb attack in his village, mourns on his coffin during his funeral in Qaa, Lebanon. Hassan Abdallah / Reuters

Alpinists walk on the Mont Blanc massif above the White Valley in the French Alps.

Jean-Pierre Clatot / AFP - Getty Images
An Afghan Muslim man reads versus of the Quran in a mosque during Itikaf, the last ten days of the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Rahmat Gul / AP

Nepalese students of a Himalayan agriculture college play in mud water in a paddy field to celebrate the National Paddy Day in Badegaun village, Lalitpur, Nepal. On this day, known as Asar Pandra, farmers begin the annual rice planting season and mark the day with festivities such as preparing rice meals with muddy water, mud being a symbol for a prosperous season.

Narendra Shrestha / EPA

An Indian man holding an umbrella stands on the Arabian Sea coast as he enjoys the high tide waves in Mumbai.

Rajanish Kakade / AP
Jockey Elias Mannucci of "Istrice", or Porcupine, parish rides his horse during the first practice for the Palio horse race in Siena, Italy. Stefano Rellandini / Reuters

Candles are placed in front the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. The Brandenburg Gate was illuminated with Turkey's national flag after suicide attackers killed dozens and wounded more than 140 at Istanbul's busy Ataturk Airport.

Markus Schreiber / AP
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives on the second day of the EU Summit in Brussels, Belgium. Phil Noble / Reuters