Week in pictures: 27 June - 3 July 2015 :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Iraqi veteran: ISIS will never leave ::
The homeowners who refused to budge ::
The time when the government tried to feed everybody :: Public canteens were set up to feed people during World War One - and they proved hugely popular.
A pastor for America's outsiders :: Nadia Bolz Weber, a foul-mouthed, tattoo-loving Lutheran pastor who was once a Pagan, an alcoholic and a stand-up comedian, is reinventing church.
The Greek crisis in photos ::
Abby Wambach kisses wife after World Cup win :: With the crowd roaring, Wambach — one of the greatest players in the history of women's soccer — ran to the stadium's edge and leapt into the stands to kiss her wife, Sarah Huffman.
Swimming with friendly giants in the Philippines ::
Hypocrisy of outrage over Donald Trump ::
The Nigerians terrified of U.S. same-sex marriage ::
'More hot summers' for parts of UK :: Scorching summers such as the one in 2003 look set to become more common in England and Wales, a study suggests.
Turkey protests target Chinese :: China's embassy in Turkey has issued a travel warning to its citizens after some tourists were "attacked and harassed" during anti-Chinese protests in Istanbul.
Chinese astronaut calls for cooperation ::
Risking death at sea over death at home ::
Back from the dead: Slave of 8 years comes home ::
In Pictures: A modern biplane factory :: Inside a modern biplane factory recreating aircraft of the 1930s
Long-term life support on Mars 'possible' ::
In pictures: Lightning illuminates UK :: Thunderstorms across the country from north to south
International Space Station crew: 'Like Christmas' ::
In pictures: Unesco World Heritage sites 2015 :: Latest places to be added to Unesco's list of World Heritage Sites
25 magnificent places facing destruction ::
In pictures: American Puzzles by Burk Uzzle :: Images by photographer Burk Uzzle on show in New York
In pictures: Val Doonican :: A look back at the life of the Irish singer
Is this model too thin for Yves Saint Laurent? :: An Elle magazine advert for fashion brand Yves Saint Laurent featuring a model with 'prominent' ribcage has been banned by the British advertising watchdog.
Pluto probe 'on course' for flyby :: The New Horizons spacecraft lost very little science data when it went into "safe mode" at the weekend, the mission team says.
South Carolina bill to remove Confederate flag advances in legislature :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/m1EIXlsWEAk/story01.htm
Obama says U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/vwbzPGsOYS4/story01.htm
The apps giving hospitals a cutting edge :: How apps are updating how hospitals work
US 'intensifying' anti-IS campaign :: The US-led coalition fighting Islamic State is "intensifying" its campaign against the group's base in northern Syria, President Barack Obama says.
Air strikes kill nearly 100 in Yemen, cast shadow on truce talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zs8b7gr-Wkg/story01.htm