Firemen fight a forest fire at Carregal do Sal, in the north of Portugal

Images of the Day

19 Aug A selection of some of the most striking images from around the world

Tide spectators react to a high wave hitting the bank of Qiantang River in Zhejiang province, China

Images of the Day

16 Aug Some striking images from around the world over the past 24 hours.

Thousands attend a mass conducted by Pope Francis at Daejeon World Cup Stadium

Images of the Day

15 Aug Some striking images from around the world over the past 24 hours.

Lava flows from the Mount Etna volcano on the Italian island of Sicily

Images of the Day

14 Aug Some striking images from around the world over the past 24 hours.

A kite surfer jumps into the air with his kiteboard at Lake Steinhude in Mardorf, Germany

Images of the Day

13 Aug Some striking scenes from around the world. Send your photos to yourphotos@rte.ie and they may also be included.