Photos Of The 2015 Week 24

Surfers waiting for a wave at sunset in Chile, the International Day of Yoga in India, the San Juan festival in Spain, erupting volcanoes in Indonesia and Chile, an anti-U.S. rally in North Korea, a gorgeous sunset over Boston’s Fenway Park, a world record set for “Most People Riding a Surfboard at Once” in California, celebrations of same-sex marriage supporters in Washington, D.C., and much more. [35 photos total]

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Rea Carey (left) kisses her wife Margaret Conway on June 26, 2015, after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry, at the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. (Joshua Roberts / Reuters) #
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Clouds are reflected in the Midi Tower, the headquarters of the National Pensions Office, in downtown Brussels, Belgium, on June 21, 2015. (Charles Platiau / Reuters) #
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Sixty-six surfers from around the world ride a custom built 42-foot, 1300 pound surfboard for 12 seconds to break the Guinness World Record for “Most People Riding a Surfboard at Once” on June 20, 2015, in Huntington Beach, California. (Danny Moloshok / AP Images for Visiting Huntington Beach) #
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A participant rests while people take part in the Mermaid Parade at Coney Island, in Brooklyn, New York, on June 20, 2015. (Eduardo Munoz / Reuters) #
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Mount Sinabung spews pyroclastic smoke, seen from Tiga Kicat village on June 20, 2015 in Karo District, North Sumatra, Indonesia. According to The National Disaster Mitigation Agency, more than 10,000 villagers have fled their homes since the authorities raised the alert status of Mount Sinabung erupting to the highest level. (Ulet Ifansasti / Getty) #
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A cyclist maneuvers his bike through a skateboard park in Austin, Texas, on June 25, 2015. (Eric Gay / AP) #
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A reveler jumps through a bonfire during the night of San Juan in Alcobendas near Madrid, Spain, on June 24, 2015. San Juan night coincides with the Summer solstice. This celebration takes place during the shortest night of the year in almost all cities and towns of Spain. (Andres Kudacki / AP) #
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A Chilean flamingo stands with the help of a specially-made prosthetic leg, at a zoo in Sorocaba, Brazil, on June 23, 2015. The 6-year-old Chilean flamingo fractured his left leg a month ago. It was partially amputated to halt an infection. (Nelson Antoine / AP) #
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The body of a tourist shot dead by a gunman lies near a beachside hotel in Sousse, Tunisia, on June 26, 2015. At least 27 people, including foreign tourists, were killed when at least one gunman opened fire at the hotel in the popular resort town, an interior ministry spokesman said. Police were still clearing the area around the Imperial Marhaba hotel and the body of one gunman lay at the scene with a Kalashnikov assault rifle after he was shot in an exchange of gunfire, a security source at the scene said. (Reuters) #
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A reveler holds fireworks as he takes part in 'Correfoc' (Run with fire) party during the night of San Juan in Barcelona, Spain, on June 23, 2015. (Manu Fernandez / AP) #
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A herder drives his sheep through a gate of the Yongtai ancient town, in Jingtai county, Gansu province, China, on June 20, 2015. (Reuters) #
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Men and women pump their fists in the air and chant "Defend!" as they carry propaganda slogans calling for reunification of their country during the "Pyongyang Mass Rally on the Day of the Struggle Against the U.S.," attended by approximately 100,000 North Koreans to mark the 65th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War at the Kim Il Sung stadium on June 25, 2015, in Pyongyang, North Korea. The month of June in North Korea is known as the "Struggle Against U.S. Imperialism Month" and it's a time for North Koreans to swarm to war museums, mobilize for gatherings denouncing the evils of the United States and join in a general, nationwide whipping up of the anti-American sentiment. (Wong Maye-E / AP) #
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A Chinese man explodes a string of firecrackers down his trousers during a performance in a bar in Hunchun in China's northeast Jilin province on June 24, 2015. The man was uninjured following the stunt. (Greg Baker / AFP / Getty) #
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A Sadhu or Hindu holy man performs yoga on the steps of Saubhagya Kund, a holy pond, at the Kamakhya temple in Gauhati, India, on June 23, 2015. Hundreds of Sadhus, or Hindu holy men, have arrived for the five-day festival to perform rituals at the temple during the annual Ambubasi festival that began Monday. (Anupam Nath / AP) #
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Brazilian theater group Desvio Coletivo performs its piece, "BLIND" in the streets of downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil, on June 20, 2015. The performance addresses the facade of modern life, in which workers are camouflaged in tailored suits, but caked in clay to symbolize the petrifaction of their bodies, and blindfolded to reflect the impoverishment of the human experience. (Nelson Antoine / AP) #
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Boston Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez steps up to bat against the Baltimore Orioles as the sun sets during the fourth inning at Fenway Park in Boston on June 23, 2015. (Mark L. Baer / USA Today Sports / Reuters) #
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A green golf course community sits adjacent to dry undeveloped land, seen from Air Force One, with President Barack Obama aboard, on approach to Palm Springs International airport in Palm Springs, California, on June 20, 2015. (Carolyn Kaster / AP) #
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A small boat loaded with migrants making their way to Europe is spotted during a search and rescue mission in the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast on June 23, 2015. (Gregorio Borgia / AP) #
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Dancers of the Friedrichstadt-Palast from the show "THE WYLD" pose during a promotional photocall on the platform of an underground train station in Berlin, Germany, on June 23, 2015. (Hannibal Hanschke / Reuters) #
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A muddied girl, donning a cape made of dried banana leaves, collects candles before attending a mass to celebrate the Feast Day of St. John the Baptist in the village of Bibiclat, Aliaga township, Nueva Ecija province in northern Philippines, on June 24, 2015. At dawn every June 24th, people from Bibiclat village in the northern Philippines’ Nueva Ecija province pay homage to their patron saint, John the Baptist, by gathering in silence in a swampy field to cover themselves in mud, donning mud-drenched capes made of dried banana leaves. (Bullit Marquez / AP) #
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Smoke rises from Villarrica volcano as seen near the town of Pucon in southern Chile on June 23, 2015. (Andres Stapff / Reuters) #
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A horse rears in a crowd during the traditional San Juan (Saint John) festival in the town of Ciutadella, on the Balearic Island of Menorca on the eve of Saint John's day, June 23, 2015. During the islands San Juan festival, Minorcan race horses gallop and prance on their hind legs through the streets of Ciutadella to honor of the towns patron saint. As the 'caixers' (horse riders) ride together in a parade, spectators attempt to pat the horses chests to get good luck. (Jaime Reina / AFP / Getty) #
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Women watch fireworks as they take a dip in the Mediterranean Sea during the traditional San Juan's (Saint John) night at La Misericordia beach in Malaga, Spain, on June 24, 2015. (Jon Nazca / Reuters) #
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Protesters are hit by a jet of water released from a riot police vehicle during a rally against a recent decision to increase the tariff on electricity, in Yerevan, Armenia, on June 23, 2015. Armenian police used water cannon to disperse thousands of people protesting in the capital Yerevan on Tuesday against a hike in electricity prices and detained more than 200 of them. (Reuters) #
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President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden attend a reception for LGBT Pride Month in the East Room of the White House June 24, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla / Getty) #
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A sales clerk exhales vapor while smoking with a vaporizer during a wait for customers at the e-cigarette shop Henley Vaporium in New York, on June 23, 2015. (Lucas Jackson / Reuters) #
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Planes of the Spanish Aguila Patrol perform during the Motril International Air Festival in Motril, near Granada, on June 21, 2015. (Jorge Guerrero / AFP / Getty) #
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Participants perform yoga during the International Day of Yoga, in New Delhi, India, on June 21, 2015. (Adnan Abidi / Reuters) #
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A view of damage on West Daisy Place after a tornado struck the previous day in Coal City, Illinois, on June 23, 2015. (Jon Durr / Getty) #
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In this June 18, 2015 photo, a youth who was recently deported from neighboring Dominican Republic with his family plays with a truck made from a vegetable oil bottle and bottle caps, outside a school building where residents have allowed the families to stay, in the village of Fonbaya, Haiti. Thousands of people began preparing Thursday for deportation from the Dominican Republic after failing to obtain legal residency as part of a government program to crack down on migrants, most of them from neighboring Haiti or of Haitian descent. (Rebecca Blackwell / AP) #
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A displaced Iraqi child, who fled her home due to attacks by ISIS militants, drinks water at the Harsham refugee camp where she found shelter, ten kilometers west of Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq, on June 22, 2015. (Safin Hamed / AFP / Getty) #
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People are reflected on a soap bubble sitting on a road in New Delhi, India, on June 23, 2015. (Anindito Mukherjee / Reuters) #
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People are silhouetted by a pyrotechnic display at the end of an international air show in Bucharest, Romania, on June 20, 2015. (Andreea Alexandru / AP) #
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Participants perform during a commemorative ceremony on the day of remembrance for the victims of the Great Patriotic War at Poklonnaya Gora War Memorial Park in Moscow, Russia, on June 22, 2015. Russia marked the 74th anniversary of the Nazi German invasion on June 22. (Maxim Zmeyev / Reuters) #
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Surfers wait for waves at sunset at a beach in La Serena, Chile, on June 23, 2015. (Marcos Brindicci / Reuters) #

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