A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Children float paper lanterns in the Motoyasu River where hundreds of thousands of atomic bombing victims died with the backdrop of the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima, western Japan. Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
Bao Lanfang, second from right, whose daughter-in-law, son, and granddaughter were aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, kneels in grief while speaking to journalists outside the company's offices in Beijing, China.
Commuters cross the River Thames on the Millennium footbridge as a tube strike hits the morning rush hour in the city of London. Millions of Londoners were forced to walk, cycle or take packed buses to work as Underground staff staged a second strike in a month over plans to run trains all night at weekends. London Underground staff walked out yesterday evening and will not return until the morning of August 7, causing a shutdown of all 11 lines on the subway network and severely disrupting the capital.
Migrants swim while others climb onto a rescue dinghy, waiting for rescuers on the scene of the capsizing and sinking of a fishing boat in the Mediterranean sea off Libya. The Italian coast guard and Irish navy said at least 367 people were saved, although 25 bodies also were found. Many other are feared to have died during the capsizing of the fishing boat in the latest human smuggling tragedy. (Credit: Italian Navy)