A man attaches an Iranian flag to a statue of John Cockerill, a prominent British-Belgian 19th century industrialist, during a protest in Brussels on Wednesday, June 24, 2009. People gathered to express their solidarity with opposition supporters in Iran who risk confrontation with police if they take to the streets in their country.
First And Goal
South Africa's goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune dives for the ball during a training session at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Wednesday, June 24, 2009. South Africa will face Brazil in a semifinal match in the Confederations Cup soccer tournament on Thursday.
Pope Benedict XVI, silhouetted in front of one of the columns of the facade of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, delivers his blessing to the faithful at the end of his weekly general audience, Wednesday, June 24, 2009.
Sand Dunes' Edge
A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from Bravo Company, 3rd Battalion of the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, flies along the edge of red sand dunes where they meet with a river and farmland on its way to retrieve British soldiers after a five-day mission in the Helmand province on Wednesday, June 24, 2009, in Afghanistan.
A Midsummer Day's Feast
A girl wearing a wedding dress attends the celebrations of the Orthodox feast Eniovden (Midsummer Day) in the town of Asenovgrad, east of the Bulgarian capital Sofia, on Wednesday, June 24, 2009. Every year the young girls from the town and neighboring villages gather to celebrate Eniovden by wearing wedding dresses, according to tradition.