Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • Matthias, delegate of the Mobaye refugees, leaves for work along the Oubangui River, at the Longo island, in Damara district. AFP / FLORENT VERGNES

  • Skiers compete during the first stage of the 33rd edition of the Pierra Menta ski mountaineering competition in Areches-Beaufort. AFP / JEFF PACHOUD

  • A Balinese Hindu worshiper attempts to stab himself with traditional Kris daggers while in trance during Melasti, a purification ceremony ahead of the holy day of Nyepi on a beach in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia. REUTERS/Johannes P. Christo

  • A visitor looks at early flowering Kanzakura cherry blossoms in full bloom at the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato

  • Students gather on their soccer field during a 17-minute walkout protest at the Stivers School for the Arts in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

  • Police arrest a protester during a demonstration against home auctions in Athens. AFP / ANGELOS TZORTZINIS

  • Syrian families are seen as they prepare to board Syrian Red Crescent buses evacuating humanitarian cases from Douma to the government-controlled Wafidin crossing on the eastern outskirts of the capital Damascus. AFP / HAMZA AL-AJWEH

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