Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • Ukrainian soldiers pet a puppy as they control an area near the frontline with Russia-backed separatists in Shyrokyne, eastern Ukraine. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka)

  • Friends from El Salvador Vanessa, 7, (R) and Seydi, 7, part of a caravan of thousands of migrants from Central America trying to reach the United States, hug at a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

  • Researchers of the Genetics Veterinary Institute (IGEVET) make tests to a polo horse at La Plata University in La Plata. Researchers in Argentina seek to identify the genome of the Argentine polo horse, considered as the best in the world. AFP / EITAN ABRAMOVICH

  • Indian pilgrims looking out from the train window on board the Ramayana Express at Faizabad railway station in Uttar Pradesh, as part of a new 16-day train journey on a pilgrimage circuit for devotees visiting religious sites associated with the Hindu deity Rama. AFP / SANJAY KANOJIA

  • Villagers harvest ice from a local lake near the settlement of Oy, some 70 km south of Yakutsk, with the air temperature at about minus 41 degrees Celsius. AFP / Mladen ANTONOV

  • A man fishes on a boat on the lac de la Ganguise (Ganguise Lake) near Baraigne, southern France. AFP / ERIC CABANIS

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