A two-month-old puma is seen at the Attica Zoological Park in Spata, near Athens, on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008.
A Japanese member of the Agon Shu is seen through the heat currents of a ceremonial fire during a ceremony in Jerusalem, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008. The ceremony focused on the ceremonial fire into which wooden sticks with wishes for world peace were thrown and was held in honor of Israel's 60th anniversary and in order to promote Japanese tourism to Israel.
An Iraqi woman peers out at an Iraqi Army soldier as troops visit displaced Shiite families in the Shula neighborhood in Baghdad, Iraq on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008. Iraqi troops visited the area to register families as part of its effort to resettle people displaced by sectarian violence.
Quake Shakes Iran
Iranian villagers walk through ruins after an earthquake at the Zeynabi village on Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008. A strong earthquake rocked southern Iran on Wednesday, sending tremors across the Persian Gulf and shaking the skyscrapers of Dubai. Iranian state television reported that five people were killed and 26 others were injured.
Russian soccer fans celebrate a goal against Wales during their World Cup Group 4 qualifying soccer match in Moscow, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008.
Making A Stand
Three young suricates (Suricata Suricatta) stand on a stone in their enclosure at the zoo of Basel, Switzerland, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008.The suricate triplets were born on July 27, but presented to the public for the first time Wednesday.
A dog stands on a flooded street as residents wade through it after heavy rains caused by Hurricane Ike fell in Batabano, 31 miles south of Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008. Forecasters said Ike, could become a major Category 3 hurricane before slamming into Texas or northern Mexico on Saturday.