Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • A masked Kashmiri protester stands in front of a burning tyre during a protest near the site of a gun battle between Indian security forces and suspected militants in Srinagar. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

  • Local residents look out from a window near the site were a gun battle took place between suspected militants and Indian government forces in downtown Srinagar. AFP / Tauseef MUSTAFA

  • Abd al-Ibrahim, whose home was destroyed during fighting, rests on his trip to supply water to his family in the northern Syrian city of Raqa. AFP / Delil SOULEIMAN

  • Separated by a security window young visitors and a polar bear watch each other at the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

  • Followers of the ancient Mandaean religious sect perform their rituals along a strip of embankment on the Tigris River reserved for them, in Baghdad, Iraq. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

  • Silvina da Silva poses with her two-year-old granddaughter Ana Sophia, who was born with microcephaly, at their house in Olinda, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

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