Flying goats and plastic whales: Wednesday's top photos

  10 July 2019    Read: 2008
 Flying goats and plastic whales: Wednesday presents the photo highlights from around the world citing the Guardian.

Washington, US

A pair of mountain goats are airlifted in the Olympic National Park, near Port Angeles. For the second year running, officials are rounding up goats from rugged parts of the park to relocate them into the Cascade Range, where they belong (Photograph: Elaine Thompson/AP)

Pingxiang, China

Rescue workers wade through floodwaters as they evacuate a woman using a paddling pool (Photograph: China Stringer Network/Reuters)

Guadalajara, Mexico

The Irish urban artist Fin Dac and his assistant work on his mural Magdalena, in honour of the Mexican artist Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón (Photograph: Ulises Ruiz/AFP/Getty Images)

Laroque, France

A volunteer feeds young birds with tweezers at a wildlife hospital that has been inundated with animals affected by the unprecedented heat (Photograph: Sylvain Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

New York City, US

Cyclists take part in a mass ‘die-in’ in Washington Square Park to protest about the number of people killed on the roads while on bikes (Photograph: Erik McGregor/Zuma/Rex/Shutterstock)

Chitral, Pakistan

People watch a polo match at Shandur Pass, also called ‘the roof of the world’ as it is situated at an altitude of about 3,700 metres (12,100 feet) (Photograph: Khurram Parvez/Reuters)

Bengaluru, India

Police officers try to stop a protest in the state of Karnataka after the chief minister gathered with coalition leaders in a final attempt to save his 13-month-old alliance government (Photograph: Jagadeesh Nv/EPA)

Rome, Italy

A resident walks past rubbish on a street in the Centocelle district of the Italian capital (Photograph: Tiziana Fabi/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexico City, Mexico

Sweets and cigarettes are presented for sale inside a Volkswagen Beetle (Photograph: Cristina Baussan/AP)

Budapest, Hungary

Whale sculptures made from plastic waste recovered from the ocean are displayed outside the parliament building. The temporary installation was erected by Greenpeace as part of the Plastic Free July campaign (Photograph: Zsolt Szigetvary/EPA)

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