U.S. President Barack Obama announces that he is sending up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help stop the insurgency, during a statement in the Brady Press Room of the White House in Washington, DC on June 19, 2014. He also called on Iraqi leaders to be more inclusive of minorities in the government.
Spurs defeat the Miami Heat following game 5 of the NBA Finals at the AT&T Center at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas on June 15, 2014. The Spurs defeated the Heat 104-87 to win the best of seven series 4-1.
Jewish worshippers hold a special prayer for the release of three missing teenagers at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest site, in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, June 15, 2014. Tens of thousands filled the Western Wall plaza to pray for the youth who are believed to have been kidnapped by Palestinian militants on Thursday night in the West Bank.
Protesters gather outside the Russian Embassy in Kiev on June 14, 2014. About a hundred young people pelted stones to the embassy building, destroyed cars with diplomatic plates and ripped up a Russian flag in protest at what they believe Moscow's support of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine.
President Obama honors both the women's and men's basketball teams from the University of Connecticut as they both won the NCAA collegiate basketball championships for the 2013-2014 season, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on June 9, 2014
Maria Sharapova of Russia winsher French Open women's final match against Simona Halep of Romania at Roland Garros in Paris on June 7, 2014. Sharapova defeated Halep 6-4, 7-6 (5), 6-4 to win her second French Open title.
California Chrome works out Wednesday morning before the 146th Belmont Stakes in Elmont New York on June 4, 2014. California Chrome is trying to become the first horse since Affirmed in 1978 to win the Triple Crown.
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