Edition:
United Kingdom
Pictures | Tue Dec 10, 2019 | 9:30pm GMT

Editor's Choice Pictures

Reporters are escorted out of the room as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov take their seats to hold talks with their delegations at the State Department in Washington.   REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Reporters are escorted out of the room as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov take their seats to hold talks with their delegations at the State Department in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Reporters are escorted out of the room as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov take their seats to hold talks with their delegations at the State Department in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Close
1 / 34
Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin, Minister of Education Li Andersson, Minister of Finance Katri Kulmuni and Minister of Interior Maria Ohisalo pose after the first government meeting in Helsinki.   Lehtikuva/Jussi Nukari via REUTERS

Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin, Minister of Education Li Andersson, Minister of Finance Katri Kulmuni and Minister of Interior Maria Ohisalo pose after the first government meeting in Helsinki. Lehtikuva/Jussi Nukari via REUTERS

Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin, Minister of Education Li Andersson, Minister of Finance Katri Kulmuni and Minister of Interior Maria Ohisalo pose after the first government meeting in Helsinki. Lehtikuva/Jussi Nukari via REUTERS
Close
2 / 34
Tour guides evacuate tourists on a boat shortly after the volcano eruption on White Island, New Zealand.   @SCH/via REUTERS

Tour guides evacuate tourists on a boat shortly after the volcano eruption on White Island, New Zealand. @SCH/via REUTERS

Tour guides evacuate tourists on a boat shortly after the volcano eruption on White Island, New Zealand. @SCH/via REUTERS
Close
3 / 34
Passengers fill a metro train at the Gare du Nord RER station during a strike by all unions of the Paris transport network and French SNCF workers in Paris as part of a second day of national strike and protests in France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Passengers fill a metro train at the Gare du Nord RER station during a strike by all unions of the Paris transport network and French SNCF workers in Paris as part of a second day of national strike and protests in France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Passengers fill a metro train at the Gare du Nord RER station during a strike by all unions of the Paris transport network and French SNCF workers in Paris as part of a second day of national strike and protests in France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
4 / 34
Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi attends a hearing in a case filed by Gambia against Myanmar alleging genocide against the minority Muslim Rohingya population, at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi attends a hearing in a case filed by Gambia against Myanmar alleging genocide against the minority Muslim Rohingya population, at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands. REUTERS/Yves...more

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi attends a hearing in a case filed by Gambia against Myanmar alleging genocide against the minority Muslim Rohingya population, at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands. REUTERS/Yves Herman
Close
5 / 34
A demonstrator in a wheelchair tosses a fire extinguisher at a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator in a wheelchair tosses a fire extinguisher at a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator in a wheelchair tosses a fire extinguisher at a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
6 / 34
Singer Cardi B departs Queens County Criminal Court in the Queens Borough of New York. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Singer Cardi B departs Queens County Criminal Court in the Queens Borough of New York. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Singer Cardi B departs Queens County Criminal Court in the Queens Borough of New York. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Close
7 / 34
Liam Hatcher of the Blues stands in the outfield amid haze from bushfires at the SCG in Sydney, Australia. AAP Image/Craig Golding/via REUTERS

Liam Hatcher of the Blues stands in the outfield amid haze from bushfires at the SCG in Sydney, Australia. AAP Image/Craig Golding/via REUTERS

Liam Hatcher of the Blues stands in the outfield amid haze from bushfires at the SCG in Sydney, Australia. AAP Image/Craig Golding/via REUTERS
Close
8 / 34
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gestures during a news conference on the USMCA trade agreement on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gestures during a news conference on the USMCA trade agreement on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gestures during a news conference on the USMCA trade agreement on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Close
9 / 34
Israeli soldiers run as a tire burns during a Palestinian protest over a U.S. decision on Jewish settlements, in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

Israeli soldiers run as a tire burns during a Palestinian protest over a U.S. decision on Jewish settlements, in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

Israeli soldiers run as a tire burns during a Palestinian protest over a U.S. decision on Jewish settlements, in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma
Close
10 / 34
Argentina's President Alberto Fernandez and Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner flash V-signs after they were sworn in, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

Argentina's President Alberto Fernandez and Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner flash V-signs after they were sworn in, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

Argentina's President Alberto Fernandez and Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner flash V-signs after they were sworn in, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian
Close
11 / 34
A man view sculptures of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, depicted as refugees in cages, at a Nativity scene at Claremont United Methodist Church in Claremont, California.  
  REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

A man view sculptures of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, depicted as refugees in cages, at a Nativity scene at Claremont United Methodist Church in Claremont, California. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

A man view sculptures of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, depicted as refugees in cages, at a Nativity scene at Claremont United Methodist Church in Claremont, California. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot
Close
12 / 34
Panda cubs Meng Yuan and Meng Xiang are seen during a news conference to announce their names at the Berlin Zoo in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Panda cubs Meng Yuan and Meng Xiang are seen during a news conference to announce their names at the Berlin Zoo in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Panda cubs Meng Yuan and Meng Xiang are seen during a news conference to announce their names at the Berlin Zoo in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Close
13 / 34
Former first lady Michelle Obama attends the Girls Opportunity Alliance program with Room to Read at the Can Giuoc Highschool in Long An province, Vietnam.   REUTERS/Yen Duong

Former first lady Michelle Obama attends the Girls Opportunity Alliance program with Room to Read at the Can Giuoc Highschool in Long An province, Vietnam. REUTERS/Yen Duong

Former first lady Michelle Obama attends the Girls Opportunity Alliance program with Room to Read at the Can Giuoc Highschool in Long An province, Vietnam. REUTERS/Yen Duong
Close
14 / 34
A member of the Middle East Caving and Expeditionary Team descends while exploring Birdwing cave, the deepest in the Gulf, on Jebel Kawr near Ibri, Oman. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

A member of the Middle East Caving and Expeditionary Team descends while exploring Birdwing cave, the deepest in the Gulf, on Jebel Kawr near Ibri, Oman. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

A member of the Middle East Caving and Expeditionary Team descends while exploring Birdwing cave, the deepest in the Gulf, on Jebel Kawr near Ibri, Oman. REUTERS/Christopher Pike
Close
15 / 34
A family puts a Christmas tree that they sawed on top of the car to take home for free at The Dutch Hoge Veluwe National Park in Otterlo, Netherlands. The initiative aims at reducing the pine population in the park, which is growing in vast proportions due to the amount of nitrogen in the soil.  
  REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw

A family puts a Christmas tree that they sawed on top of the car to take home for free at The Dutch Hoge Veluwe National Park in Otterlo, Netherlands. The initiative aims at reducing the pine population in the park, which is growing in vast...more

A family puts a Christmas tree that they sawed on top of the car to take home for free at The Dutch Hoge Veluwe National Park in Otterlo, Netherlands. The initiative aims at reducing the pine population in the park, which is growing in vast proportions due to the amount of nitrogen in the soil. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw
Close
16 / 34
U.S. soccer player Megan Rapinoe poses as she arrives for the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards in New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

U.S. soccer player Megan Rapinoe poses as she arrives for the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards in New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar

U.S. soccer player Megan Rapinoe poses as she arrives for the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards in New York. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Close
17 / 34
Iliana Hazzard holds her 20-month-old daughter Daphne at a 'Baby Rave' in Oakland, California.    REUTERS/Jane Ross

Iliana Hazzard holds her 20-month-old daughter Daphne at a 'Baby Rave' in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Jane Ross

Iliana Hazzard holds her 20-month-old daughter Daphne at a 'Baby Rave' in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Jane Ross
Close
18 / 34
People on a boat react as smoke billows from the volcanic eruption of Whakaari, also known as White Island, New Zealand. About 50 people, New Zealanders as well as foreign tourists, were feared to have been nearby at the time and several were seen near the rim of the crater minutes before the eruption.  

@alessandrokauffmann/via REUTERS

People on a boat react as smoke billows from the volcanic eruption of Whakaari, also known as White Island, New Zealand. About 50 people, New Zealanders as well as foreign tourists, were feared to have been nearby at the time and several were seen...more

People on a boat react as smoke billows from the volcanic eruption of Whakaari, also known as White Island, New Zealand. About 50 people, New Zealanders as well as foreign tourists, were feared to have been nearby at the time and several were seen near the rim of the crater minutes before the eruption. @alessandrokauffmann/via REUTERS
Close
19 / 34
WADA Director, Intelligence and Investigations, Gunter Younger, WADA President-Elect, Witold Banka, WADA President, Sir Craig Reedie, WADA Director General, Olivier Niggli and Chair of the CRC, Jonathan Taylor QC attend a news conference after the World Anti-Doping Agency' s extraordinary Executive Committee meeting that banned Russian athletes from all major sporting events for the next four years, in Lausanne, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

WADA Director, Intelligence and Investigations, Gunter Younger, WADA President-Elect, Witold Banka, WADA President, Sir Craig Reedie, WADA Director General, Olivier Niggli and Chair of the CRC, Jonathan Taylor QC attend a news conference after the...more

WADA Director, Intelligence and Investigations, Gunter Younger, WADA President-Elect, Witold Banka, WADA President, Sir Craig Reedie, WADA Director General, Olivier Niggli and Chair of the CRC, Jonathan Taylor QC attend a news conference after the World Anti-Doping Agency' s extraordinary Executive Committee meeting that banned Russian athletes from all major sporting events for the next four years, in Lausanne, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
Close
20 / 34
Tribesmen carry weapons and shout slogans during ongoing nationwide protests, on the outskirt of Kerbala, Iraq. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

Tribesmen carry weapons and shout slogans during ongoing nationwide protests, on the outskirt of Kerbala, Iraq. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

Tribesmen carry weapons and shout slogans during ongoing nationwide protests, on the outskirt of Kerbala, Iraq. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen
Close
21 / 34
A supporter of President Trump yells criticisms at House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler and is removed from the room by U.S. Capitol police as the committee begins an evidentiary hearing to receive counsel presentations of evidence from the impeachment inquiry into President Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool

A supporter of President Trump yells criticisms at House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler and is removed from the room by U.S. Capitol police as the committee begins an evidentiary hearing to receive counsel presentations of evidence from...more

A supporter of President Trump yells criticisms at House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler and is removed from the room by U.S. Capitol police as the committee begins an evidentiary hearing to receive counsel presentations of evidence from the impeachment inquiry into President Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool
Close
22 / 34
Britain's Prince Charles attends the official commissioning ceremony of HMS Prince of Wales, in Portsmouth, Britain.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/Pool

Britain's Prince Charles attends the official commissioning ceremony of HMS Prince of Wales, in Portsmouth, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/Pool

Britain's Prince Charles attends the official commissioning ceremony of HMS Prince of Wales, in Portsmouth, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/Pool
Close
23 / 34
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russia's President Vladimir Putin attend a joint news conference in Paris, France. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/Pool

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russia's President Vladimir Putin attend a joint news conference in Paris, France. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/Pool

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russia's President Vladimir Putin attend a joint news conference in Paris, France. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/Pool
Close
24 / 34
People attend a Human Rights Day march in the district of Causeway Bay in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Laurel Chor

People attend a Human Rights Day march in the district of Causeway Bay in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Laurel Chor

People attend a Human Rights Day march in the district of Causeway Bay in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Laurel Chor
Close
25 / 34
Zozibini Tunzi, of South Africa, is crowned Miss Universe by her predecessor, Catriona Gray of the Philippines, at the 2019 Miss Universe pageant at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Zozibini Tunzi, of South Africa, is crowned Miss Universe by her predecessor, Catriona Gray of the Philippines, at the 2019 Miss Universe pageant at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Zozibini Tunzi, of South Africa, is crowned Miss Universe by her predecessor, Catriona Gray of the Philippines, at the 2019 Miss Universe pageant at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
26 / 34
Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden and former 2004 Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry carry pizza boxes after an event on Biden's "No Malarkey!" campaign bus tour in Decorah, Iowa. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden and former 2004 Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry carry pizza boxes after an event on Biden's "No Malarkey!" campaign bus tour in Decorah, Iowa. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden and former 2004 Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry carry pizza boxes after an event on Biden's "No Malarkey!" campaign bus tour in Decorah, Iowa. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
27 / 34
2019 Kennedy Center Honorees gather for a group photo after a gala dinner at the U.S. State Department, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

2019 Kennedy Center Honorees gather for a group photo after a gala dinner at the U.S. State Department, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

2019 Kennedy Center Honorees gather for a group photo after a gala dinner at the U.S. State Department, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
Close
28 / 34
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a warm up before the Hazel Grove United JFC vs Poynton Juniors girls soccer match, as he campaigns in Cheadle Hulme, Britain. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a warm up before the Hazel Grove United JFC vs Poynton Juniors girls soccer match, as he campaigns in Cheadle Hulme, Britain. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a warm up before the Hazel Grove United JFC vs Poynton Juniors girls soccer match, as he campaigns in Cheadle Hulme, Britain. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool
Close
29 / 34
Beachgoers are seen on Milk Beach as smoke haze from bushfires in New South Wales blankets the CBD in Sydney, Australia. AAP Image/Steven Saphore/via REUTERS

Beachgoers are seen on Milk Beach as smoke haze from bushfires in New South Wales blankets the CBD in Sydney, Australia. AAP Image/Steven Saphore/via REUTERS

Beachgoers are seen on Milk Beach as smoke haze from bushfires in New South Wales blankets the CBD in Sydney, Australia. AAP Image/Steven Saphore/via REUTERS
Close
30 / 34
A U.S. Marine from the 1st Marine Division helps secure a town as he participates in an amphibious landing during Exercise Steel Knight, comprising of approximately 13,000 personnel include critical combat and combat service support elements from across I Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Pendleton, California. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. Marine from the 1st Marine Division helps secure a town as he participates in an amphibious landing during Exercise Steel Knight, comprising of approximately 13,000 personnel include critical combat and combat service support elements from...more

A U.S. Marine from the 1st Marine Division helps secure a town as he participates in an amphibious landing during Exercise Steel Knight, comprising of approximately 13,000 personnel include critical combat and combat service support elements from across I Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Pendleton, California. REUTERS/Mike Blake
Close
31 / 34
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler  and ranking member Doug Collins listen to testimony as the committee holds a hearing to receive counsel presentations of evidence from the impeachment inquiry into President Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler and ranking member Doug Collins listen to testimony as the committee holds a hearing to receive counsel presentations of evidence from the impeachment inquiry into President Trump on Capitol...more

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler and ranking member Doug Collins listen to testimony as the committee holds a hearing to receive counsel presentations of evidence from the impeachment inquiry into President Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool
Close
32 / 34
A student of Basra University carries balloons as she takes part in an anti-government protest, in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A student of Basra University carries balloons as she takes part in an anti-government protest, in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A student of Basra University carries balloons as she takes part in an anti-government protest, in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
Close
33 / 34
David Datuna eats a banana that was attached with duct tape to a wall, which was an artwork titled 'Comedian' by the artist Maurizio Cattelan, in front of a crowd at Art Basel in Miami Beach. Ronn Torossian via REUTERS

David Datuna eats a banana that was attached with duct tape to a wall, which was an artwork titled 'Comedian' by the artist Maurizio Cattelan, in front of a crowd at Art Basel in Miami Beach. Ronn Torossian via REUTERS

David Datuna eats a banana that was attached with duct tape to a wall, which was an artwork titled 'Comedian' by the artist Maurizio Cattelan, in front of a crowd at Art Basel in Miami Beach. Ronn Torossian via REUTERS
Close
34 / 34

Next Slideshows

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

09 Dec 2019

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

06 Dec 2019

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

06 Dec 2019

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

05 Dec 2019

MORE IN PICTURES

27 stunning artists' renderings of our universe

27 stunning artists' renderings of our universe

Imagining the unknown regions of our universe.

Inside Trump's Senate impeachment trial

Inside Trump's Senate impeachment trial

President Donald Trump's impeachment trial begins in the Senate, in a rare use of the constitutional mechanism for ousting a president that has further polarized voters ahead of a November election.

Best of the Australian Open

Best of the Australian Open

Highlights from the 2020 Australian Open in Melbourne.

Australia's charred landscape

Australia's charred landscape

While bushfires are common in Australia, authorities say the current scale of destruction is unprecedented, fuelled by a prolonged drought and record high temperatures that have left eastern regions tinder-dry.

Inside Davos

Inside Davos

Scenes from the 2020 World Economic Forum in Switzerland.

Top Photos of the Day

Top Photos of the Day

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Haute couture week in Paris

Haute couture week in Paris

Haute couture collection highlights from Paris Fashion Week.

Coronavirus outbreak spreads in China

Coronavirus outbreak spreads in China

The death toll from a mysterious flu-like virus in China climbed to six as new cases surged beyond 300 and authorities fretted about the added risk from millions of Chinese traveling for the Lunar New Year holiday.

Top Photos of the Day

Top Photos of the Day

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast