Today in Pictures - August 30, 2013

A local tries to extinguish a wildfire in Caramulo, central Portugal on Thursday, Aug 29, 2013. Five Portuguese mountain villages were evacuated overnight as forest fires intensified in the country's north and centre, officials said. -- PHOTO: AFP
A local tries to extinguish a wildfire in Caramulo, central Portugal on Thursday, Aug 29, 2013. Five Portuguese mountain villages were evacuated overnight as forest fires intensified in the country's north and centre, officials said. -- PHOTO: AFP

Wildfire in central Portugal, fast food workers strike in Boston, prisoners released prior to Vietnam's National Day. These, and more pictures, from around the world here.