Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • Members of the Bolivarian National Guard loyal to Maduro run under a cloud of tear gas after being repelled with rifle fire by guards supporting Guaido in front of La Carlota military base in Caracas. AFP / Yuri CORTEZ

  • Raindrops cover a blossom in Munich, southern Germany. AFP / dpa / Sina Schuldt

  • Japan's Emperor Akihito hands over his statement after delivering his speech to the top government officials and members of the royal families during his abdication ceremony in Tokyo. AFP / Japan Pool

  • Participants compete in the annual Dust Race in Chungju. AFP / Ed JONES

  • A swallow flies above a rapeseed field in Poliez-Pittet near Lausanne, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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