Week in Photos (July 12-July 18)

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Francois Charon, aka Frah, singer of the Shaka Ponk band, performs during a concert in La Rochelle on July 12, 2014 at the Francofolies festival. (Photo: Xavier Leoty-AFP)
Francois Charon, aka Frah, singer of the Shaka Ponk band, performs during a concert in La Rochelle on July 12, 2014 at the Francofolies festival. (Photo: Xavier Leoty-AFP)
Indian men and boys bathe in a river on the outskirts of Amritsar on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Narinder Nanu-AFP)
Indian men and boys bathe in a river on the outskirts of Amritsar on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Narinder Nanu-AFP)
A picture taken from the southern Israeli Gaza border shows rockets being launched from the Gaza strip into Israel, on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Menahem Kahana-AFP)
A picture taken from the southern Israeli Gaza border shows rockets being launched from the Gaza strip into Israel, on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Menahem Kahana-AFP)
Germany's players pile up on top of each other as they celebrate after winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina 1-0 following extra-time at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Odd Andersen-AFP)
Germany's players pile up on top of each other as they celebrate after winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina 1-0 following extra-time at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Odd Andersen-AFP)
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi reacts after losing the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina 1-0 following extra-time at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Fabrice Coffrini-AFP)
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi reacts after losing the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina 1-0 following extra-time at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014. (Photo: Fabrice Coffrini-AFP)
An Afghan policeman looks on at the site of a remote-controlled bomb blast in Kabul on July 15, 2014. (Photo: Shah Marai-AFP)
An Afghan policeman looks on at the site of a remote-controlled bomb blast in Kabul on July 15, 2014. (Photo: Shah Marai-AFP)
An Indian fisherman waits and watches to cast his net into the River Daya near Basantapur village, some 20 kilometers from Bhubaneswar, on July 15, 2014. (Photo: Asit Kumar-AFP)
An Indian fisherman waits and watches to cast his net into the River Daya near Basantapur village, some 20 kilometers from Bhubaneswar, on July 15, 2014. (Photo: Asit Kumar-AFP)
Switzerland's Geraldine Fasnacht jumps from the top of the Brevent mountain to fly in wingsuit over the French ski resort of Chamonix on July 16, 2014. (Philippe Desmazes-AFP)
Switzerland's Geraldine Fasnacht jumps from the top of the Brevent mountain to fly in wingsuit over the French ski resort of Chamonix on July 16, 2014. (Philippe Desmazes-AFP)
Kelly Keodara and Yarc Lewinson ride around Grand Central Station in New York on July 16, 2014 in a pedicab to promote a new VH1 series to the roster called "Dating Naked" , which is built on the premise of stripping away the outer trappings of attraction by dating naked. (Photo: Timothy A. Clary-AFP)
Kelly Keodara and Yarc Lewinson ride around Grand Central Station in New York on July 16, 2014 in a pedicab to promote a new VH1 series to the roster called "Dating Naked" , which is built on the premise of stripping away the outer trappings of attraction by dating naked. (Photo: Timothy A. Clary-AFP)
An aerial view of sailing boats taken on July 15, 2014 in Utting on the shore of Ammersee lake. (Photo: Peter Kneffel/DPA/Germany Out-AFP)
An aerial view of sailing boats taken on July 15, 2014 in Utting on the shore of Ammersee lake. (Photo: Peter Kneffel/DPA/Germany Out-AFP)
The shadows of a Palestinian father and son are seen in a street in Gaza City on July 17, 2014. (Photo: Thomas Coex-AFP)
The shadows of a Palestinian father and son are seen in a street in Gaza City on July 17, 2014. (Photo: Thomas Coex-AFP)
A firefighter stands as flames burst amongst the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine, on July 17, 2014. (Photo: Dominique Faget-AFP)
A firefighter stands as flames burst amongst the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine, on July 17, 2014. (Photo: Dominique Faget-AFP)
People hold a protest in solidarity with Gaza in Beirut. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
People hold a protest in solidarity with Gaza in Beirut. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
Lake Qaraoun's low levels in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley foreshadow an oncoming draught in the region. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
Lake Qaraoun's low levels in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley foreshadow an oncoming draught in the region. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

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