It's easy to miss captivating images that fly under the radar during the ever-changing news
cycle, but don't worry, we've got you covered.
This week, we've featured some of the best photos
from around the world.
Take a look at them below.
Above: Mai Murakami of Japan
practices on the vault during a gymnastics
practice session ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics
in Tokyo on July 22.
During the Western drought
, a rainbow
shines behind homes on a hillside in St. George, Utah
, on July 20. A 140-mile water pipeline
from the Colorado River
and Lake Powell in Arizona
to communities in southern Utah is proposed.
Martine Mose, the widow of slain Haitian President
Jovenel Mose, is escorted out of the Hotel Roi Christophe in Cap-Haitien, Haiti, on July 22 after a ceremony in memory of her husband. The president was assassinated on July 7 at his home in Port-au-Prince, and Marine Mose was wounded.
During the annual hajj
pilgrimage, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia
, on July 19, Muslim
pilgrims pray on top of the rocky hill known as the Mountain of Mercy, on the Plain of Arafat, beside inscriptions left by previous years' pilgrims.
On July 18, a person walks along a seawall in Montevideo, Uruguay, as a southeast wind blows.
On July 20, fans
gather in Milwaukee to watch
Game 6 of the NBA Finals
between the Milwaukee Bucks
and the Phoenix Suns
Athletes and volunteers look on as drones form a globe in the sky above the Olympic Stadium during the opening ceremony
of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
on July 23 in Tokyo.
On July 19, a shepherd rides his horse while herding sheep on Kazakhstan's mountainous Assy plateau east of Almaty.
On the first day of the Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, Palestinian
worshipers perform the al-Adha feast prayer at the al-Aqsa Mosque
complex in Jerusalem
's old city, on July 20. The Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, marks the end of the annual pilgrimage or hajj to the Saudi holy city of Mecca and is celebrated in remembrance of Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son
Jordan Spieth of the United States
tees off on the 12th hole
on July 18 during the final round of the British
Championship at the Royal St. George's golf course in Sandwich, England
take flight as the sun sets on July 18 in Lhokseumawe, Aceh, after a day of feeding on the coast.