Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • Austria's Philipp Aschenwald jumps during the second trial round of the Men Flying Hill Individual World event of FIS Ski Flying World Championship in Planica. AFP / Jure Makovec

  • Syrians wait to leave the Kurdish-run al-Hol camp which holds relatives of alleged Islamic State (IS) group fighters, in the Syrian northeastern al-Hasakeh governorate. AFP / Delil SOULEIMAN

  • Haitians demonstrate in Port-au-Prince, on the occasion of International Human Rights Day, demanding their right to life in the face of an upsurge in kidnappings perpetrated by gangs. AFP / Valerie Baeriswyl

  • An African penguin swims in a large overhanging water tank called "Penguin in the sky" at Sunshine Aquarium in Tokyo. AFP / Kazuhiro NOGI

  • Demonstrators celebrate with green headscarves - the symbol of pro-abortion activists - outside the Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires after legislators passed a bill to legalize abortion. AFP / RONALDO SCHEMIDT

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