Editor's choice

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

ISIL shoots down Syrian jet

Islamic State fighters shot down a Syrian war plane using anti-aircraft guns.

Slum fire in Manila

Around 100 families are left homeless after a fire caused by faulty wiring.

Ebola epidemic

Quarantines and isolation units imposed to stop the spread of the worst Ebola outbreak in history.

Dangerous journey

Migrants risk their lives as they flee their countries to start anew.

Scotland: independence or union

Reuters photographers took portraits of people in Scotland and England and asked them what they thought about the Scottish referendum.

London Fashion Week

Highlights from London Fashion Week.

Life for Syrian refugees

Inside the Al Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.

Burberry Prorsum collection

The British label shows its spring/summer 2015 collection at London Fashion Week.

Ukraine's special forces

Members of the "Sich" police special task force train in Slaviansk.

Hillary in Iowa

Hillary Clinton stokes speculation about a presidential bid as she visits Iowa to take part in the state's annual "steak fry."


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