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Photos of the Day: Aug. 2

HIGH TENSION
HIGH TENSION: An ethnic Uighur woman sat in a market area in Kashgar, Xinjiang Province, China, Tuesday. Machine gun-toting police guarded the area, where at least 20 people have died in recent violence that the Chinese government blames on Muslim extremists. (Carlos Barria/Reuters)

STUDENT OF THE QURAN
STUDENT OF THE QURAN: A student read the Quran before morning prayers in the holy month of Ramadan at the Al-Mukmin Islamic boarding school in Solo, Indonesia, Tuesday. (Beawiharta/Reuters)

BREAKING BREAD
BREAKING BREAD: A Muslim family broke its fast at the Jama Masjid mosque in New Delhi Tuesday. (Manan Vatsyayana/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images)

HANGING AROUND
HANGING AROUND: A Muslim boy dangled from a tent rope as he played inside the compound of the Jama Masjid Mosque in New Delhi Tuesday. (Adnan Abidi/Reuters)

ICE IN ISLAMABAD
ICE IN ISLAMABAD: People waited to buy ice from a street vendor in Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday. (Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

FATHER AND DAUGHTER
FATHER AND DAUGHTER: A Somali father and daughter waited in line to register at the Dagahaley refugee site in Dadaab, Kenya, Tuesday. (Tony Karumba/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images)