An inmate firefighter monitors flames as a house burns in the Napa wine region in California on October 9, 2017, as multiple wind-driven fires continue to whip through the region. Picture credit: Getty Images
A Rohingya refugee child reacts as a Bangladeshi volunteer administers an oral cholera vaccine to her father at the Thankhali refugee camp in Ukhia district on October 10, 2017. The United Nations launched one of its biggest ever cholera vaccination drives in the refugee camps in southeast Bangladesh amid fears of an outbreak among nearly a million Rohingya now living there. Picture credit: Getty Images
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymuhakmedov (L) smiles as he presents a Central Asian Shepherd puppy to Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) during their meeting on October, 12, 2017 in Sochi, Russia. Leaders of ex-Soviet states gathered in Sochi for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Eurasian Economic Union (EES) summits. Picture credit: Getty Images
Dubai’s police force is testing a new hover bike concept that could be used to reach emergencies more quickly by 2020. The battery-powered Scorpion, developed by Russian drone manufacturer Hoversurf, was on display at the Gitex exhibition in Dubai. Picture credit: Dubai Media Office