Prince William graduates from the UK’s Sandhurst military training academy, in a ceremony attended by the Queen.
On the other side of the world, Australia’s cricketers ended day two of the Third Ashes Test in Perth leading England.
An Iraqi girl attends Friday prayers in Karbala. The country begins a key reconciliation conference on Saturday aimed at curbing sectarian violence.
In Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, men wait to pit their animals against each other in a dog-fighting match.
Tibetan chant-master and Grammy nominee Lama Tashi performs with his band in India’s capital, Delhi, as he launches his album.
Farmers in Romania – which is to join the European Union on 1 January – gather for an animal fair as talks on EU expansion are held in Brussels.
A Hamas militant in the Gaza Strip reads from the Koran as the funeral of a bodyguard of Prime Minister Ismail Haniya takes place.