Pictures of the Day

A selection of images from around the world- Monday June 11, 2012

  • A model poses in a representation of a painting by US artist Edward Hopper entitled 'Morning Sun' at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in Madrid. AFP PHOTO/ JAVIER SORIANO

  • Human rights activists, protesting against supporters of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet and a Pinochet documentary film, clash with riot policemen, while Pinochet supporters attend the film's launch inside a theatre, in Santiago. REUTERS/Carlos Vera

  • Farmers plough terraced paddy fields at Mou'ai Village in Fengshan County, southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Zhou En'ge)

  • A boy selling cotton candy waits for customers on the streets of Kathmandu. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

  • A girl and a boy cool off in a fountain during a hot day at the port in Malaga, southern Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

  • A herd of elephants from the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage are pictured at a river in Pinnawela. AFP PHOTO/Ishara S. KODIKARA

  • People enjoy throwing tomatoes to each other during the "VI Tomatina Colombiana" festival in Sutamarchan, department of Boyaca, Colombia. AFP PHOTO/Eitan Abramovich

  • People attend a mess honoring President Lech Kaczynski and dozens of officials who were killed two years ago in a plane crash in thick fog near Smolensk, Russia, outside the Jesuit Church in Warsaw. (AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev)

  • French actor Francis Huster jokes as he poses during a photocall at the 52nd Monte Carlo Television Festival in Monaco. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

  • Crystal Foust watches from County Road 56 as a helicopter flies over a wildfire burning in a mountainous area about 15 miles west of Fort Collins, Colo. (AP Photo/The Denver Post, AAron Ontiveroz)

  • A man dressed in a red and yellow costume representing the devil, known as El Colacho, jumps over babies placed on a mattress during traditional Corpus Christi celebrations in Castrillo de Murcia, near Burgos, northern Spain. REUTERS/Ricardo Ordonez

  • Motocross riders compete in the Red Bull Hare Scramble race during Erzberg Rodeo near the village of Eisenerz in the Austrian province of Styria. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

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