This Week in Pictures: Sept. 20-26
As the United Nations General Assembly convened in New York this week, the U.S. ramped up its military offensive against the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq in a series of coordinated air strikes with Arab allies.
World leaders focused on global warming during the UN Climate Change Summit that took place this week. It was preceded by the Climate March on Sunday in New York City, a protest that was attended by a historic number of people.
The 17th Asian Games kicked off in Incheon, South Korea, with athletes competing in events such as sepak takraw and kabaddi. And in the Bronx, Derek Jeter played his final game after 20 years with the Yankees. Some 50,000 fans were on hand to watch the Captain wrap up his iconic career.