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Today in Pictures: A Royal Penguin Inspects Troops and More
Protests in Taiwan and Kashmir, a bullfighter is knocked off his feet and more images from around the world.
A member of the pro-independence Taiwan Solidarity Union shouts anti-China slogans and scuffles with the police at the Taipei Songshan Airport to protest the arrival of Shanghai official Sha Hailin. Some Taiwanese citizens are unhappy about his visit because Sha is a Communist Party official and the head of Shanghai's United Front Work Department which promotes Taiwan-China unification.
A Kashmiri protester throws a tear smoke shell toward government forces as he reacts to Sunday's killing of a young man in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. A security lock down and protest strikes continued for the 45th straight day with tens of thousands of Indian armed police and paramilitary soldiers in full riot gear patrolling the tense region.
Palestinians attend an anti-Israel military parade of the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, to mark the second anniversary of the killing of Hamas's military commanders Mohammed Abu Shamala and Raed al-Attar in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. Abu Shammala and al-Attar were killed by an Israeli air strike during the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas militants in the summer of 2014.