A displaced Iraqi woman covers her daughter during cold weather after fleeing the battle between Iraqi rapid response forces and Islamic State militants near Mosul.
People react and walk among rubbles following an attack outside an hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia. At least 28 people were killed after two car bombs exploded outside a popular Mogadishu hotel and gunmen forced their way inside the building and opened fire, police said.
The Royal Saudi Hawks, the aerobatic team of the Royal Saudi Air Force, performs during a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the creation of the King Faisal Air Academy at King Salman airbase in Riyadh.
Indian school students form the national flag during an event to mark Republic Day in Chennai.