A six-year-old boy, whose eyes were gouged out, is held by his mother at a hospital in Taiyuan, Shanxi province. Chinese police suspect the boy's aunt of gouging out his eyes, Xinhua state news agency said, the latest twist in the investigation of a crime that shocked the country.
Japanese fencing Olympian Yuki Ota participates in a demonstration with talking robot Mirata during a news conference in support of the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympics candidacy in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will elect the host city for the 2020 summer Olympics at their session Sept. 7.
Protesters wave signs as Secretary of State John Kerry appears at a U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Syria on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
A volunteer feeds glucose water to a Cattle Egret chick at an animal hospital at Hathijan village, on the outskirts of the Western Indian city of Ahmedabad. According to a vet, at least 400 Cattle Egrets were rescued and more than 100 died at the site of an illegal tree cutting at Ranasan village of Sabarkantha district, about 90 km (56 miles) from Ahmedabad.