Edition:
International
Pictures | Wed Sep 8, 2021 | 9:29am EDT

Top Photos of the Day

A person participates in a protest against the use of Bitcoin as legal tender, in San Salvador, El Salvador.  
 REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A person participates in a protest against the use of Bitcoin as legal tender, in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A person participates in a protest against the use of Bitcoin as legal tender, in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas
Close
1 / 19
Richmond residents look at the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, the largest Confederate statue remaining in the United States, the day before the monument will be removed in Richmond, Virginia. U.S.REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein

Richmond residents look at the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, the largest Confederate statue remaining in the United States, the day before the monument will be removed in Richmond, Virginia. U.S.REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein

Richmond residents look at the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, the largest Confederate statue remaining in the United States, the day before the monument will be removed in Richmond, Virginia. U.S.REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein
Close
2 / 19
People look at the damage caused by heavy rainfall in the municipality of Ecatepec, that left two persons missing and damaged cars and infrastructure, in the outskirts of Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People look at the damage caused by heavy rainfall in the municipality of Ecatepec, that left two persons missing and damaged cars and infrastructure, in the outskirts of Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

People look at the damage caused by heavy rainfall in the municipality of Ecatepec, that left two persons missing and damaged cars and infrastructure, in the outskirts of Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
3 / 19
A member of the Taliban forces points his gun at protesters, as Afghan demonstrators shout slogans during an anti-Pakistan protest, near the Pakistan embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Stringer

A member of the Taliban forces points his gun at protesters, as Afghan demonstrators shout slogans during an anti-Pakistan protest, near the Pakistan embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Stringer

A member of the Taliban forces points his gun at protesters, as Afghan demonstrators shout slogans during an anti-Pakistan protest, near the Pakistan embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
4 / 19
Cpl Preston Dyce, a soldier with the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 10th Mountain Division, is greeted by his wife Michaela Dyce upon his return home from deployment in Afghanistan, at Fort Drum, New York.  
   REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Cpl Preston Dyce, a soldier with the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 10th Mountain Division, is greeted by his wife Michaela Dyce upon his return home from deployment in Afghanistan, at Fort Drum, New York. ...more

Cpl Preston Dyce, a soldier with the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 10th Mountain Division, is greeted by his wife Michaela Dyce upon his return home from deployment in Afghanistan, at Fort Drum, New York.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Close
5 / 19
An iceberg passes by during sunset in Nuuk, Greenland. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

An iceberg passes by during sunset in Nuuk, Greenland. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

An iceberg passes by during sunset in Nuuk, Greenland. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Close
6 / 19
Demonstrators participate in a symbolic performance during a protest over the Thai government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and to demand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's resignation, in Bangkok, Thailand.  REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Demonstrators participate in a symbolic performance during a protest over the Thai government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and to demand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's resignation, in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Demonstrators participate in a symbolic performance during a protest over the Thai government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and to demand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's resignation, in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
Close
7 / 19
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a news conference with Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak and Britain's Health Secretary Sajid Javid (not pictured) in Downing Street, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a news conference with Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak and Britain's Health Secretary Sajid Javid (not pictured) in Downing Street, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a news conference with Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak and Britain's Health Secretary Sajid Javid (not pictured) in Downing Street, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool
Close
8 / 19
The hands of a soldier holding a giant national flag are seen as it is raised during preparations for the 200th anniversary of Mexico's independence from Spain, to be celebrated on September 27, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.   REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

The hands of a soldier holding a giant national flag are seen as it is raised during preparations for the 200th anniversary of Mexico's independence from Spain, to be celebrated on September 27, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

The hands of a soldier holding a giant national flag are seen as it is raised during preparations for the 200th anniversary of Mexico's independence from Spain, to be celebrated on September 27, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
Close
9 / 19
Workers clean up the site of the Historic Karnofsky Shop, a historic, building that collapsed during Hurricane Ida in New Orleans, Louisiana. REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn

Workers clean up the site of the Historic Karnofsky Shop, a historic, building that collapsed during Hurricane Ida in New Orleans, Louisiana. REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn

Workers clean up the site of the Historic Karnofsky Shop, a historic, building that collapsed during Hurricane Ida in New Orleans, Louisiana. REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn
Close
10 / 19
Smoke from a fire rises into the air as trees burn amongst vegetation in the Brazil's Amazon rainforest, in Apui, Amazonas state, Brazil. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Smoke from a fire rises into the air as trees burn amongst vegetation in the Brazil's Amazon rainforest, in Apui, Amazonas state, Brazil. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Smoke from a fire rises into the air as trees burn amongst vegetation in the Brazil's Amazon rainforest, in Apui, Amazonas state, Brazil. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
Close
11 / 19
Dancers perform during the Morenada dance national day in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

Dancers perform during the Morenada dance national day in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

Dancers perform during the Morenada dance national day in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/Manuel Claure
Close
12 / 19
Migrants rescued from the English Channel arrive on a Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) boat at Dungeness, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Migrants rescued from the English Channel arrive on a Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) boat at Dungeness, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Migrants rescued from the English Channel arrive on a Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) boat at Dungeness, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
Close
13 / 19
A model presents a creation from the Christian Siriano Spring/Summer 2022 collection during New York Fashion Week at Gotham Hall in Manhattan.  REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A model presents a creation from the Christian Siriano Spring/Summer 2022 collection during New York Fashion Week at Gotham Hall in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A model presents a creation from the Christian Siriano Spring/Summer 2022 collection during New York Fashion Week at Gotham Hall in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Close
14 / 19
French urban climber Alain Robert, also known as "The French Spiderman", and climbers Martin Banot, Alexis Landot and Leo Urban scale the TotalEnergies tower at the financial and business district of La Defense in Courbevoie near Paris, France.  
 REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

French urban climber Alain Robert, also known as "The French Spiderman", and climbers Martin Banot, Alexis Landot and Leo Urban scale the TotalEnergies tower at the financial and business district of La Defense in Courbevoie near Paris, France. ...more

French urban climber Alain Robert, also known as "The French Spiderman", and climbers Martin Banot, Alexis Landot and Leo Urban scale the TotalEnergies tower at the financial and business district of La Defense in Courbevoie near Paris, France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
15 / 19
Israeli soldiers check documents of Palestinians as they cross back to the West Bank from Israel by the village of Muqeibila, as Israeli security forces run searches after six Palestinian militants broke out of Gilboa prison in north Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli soldiers check documents of Palestinians as they cross back to the West Bank from Israel by the village of Muqeibila, as Israeli security forces run searches after six Palestinian militants broke out of Gilboa prison in north Israel....more

Israeli soldiers check documents of Palestinians as they cross back to the West Bank from Israel by the village of Muqeibila, as Israeli security forces run searches after six Palestinian militants broke out of Gilboa prison in north Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
Close
16 / 19
A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask walks through the city centre during a lockdown to curb the spread of a coronavirus outbreak in Sydney, Australia.     REUTERS/Loren Elliott     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask walks through the city centre during a lockdown to curb the spread of a coronavirus outbreak in Sydney, Australia.  REUTERS/Loren Elliott     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask walks through the city centre during a lockdown to curb the spread of a coronavirus outbreak in Sydney, Australia.  REUTERS/Loren Elliott     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Close
17 / 19
Taliban soldiers stand in front of protesters during the anti-Pakistan protest in Kabul, Afghanistan.    WANA via REUTERS

Taliban soldiers stand in front of protesters during the anti-Pakistan protest in Kabul, Afghanistan. WANA via REUTERS

Taliban soldiers stand in front of protesters during the anti-Pakistan protest in Kabul, Afghanistan. WANA via REUTERS
Close
18 / 19
A person relaxes during hot weather at the Embassy Gardens Sky Pool, a transparent acrylic swimming pool suspended between two buildings, in London.  
 REUTERS/Toby Melville

A person relaxes during hot weather at the Embassy Gardens Sky Pool, a transparent acrylic swimming pool suspended between two buildings, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A person relaxes during hot weather at the Embassy Gardens Sky Pool, a transparent acrylic swimming pool suspended between two buildings, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville
Close
19 / 19

Next Slideshows

Top Photos of the Day

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Sep 07 2021

Top Photos of the Day

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Sep 06 2021

Photos of the week

A selection of our top photos from the past week.

Sep 03 2021

Top Photos of the Day

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Sep 03 2021

MORE IN PICTURES

Pictures of the month: November

Pictures of the month: November

A selection of some of our top photography from around the world this past month.

Inside the war for Ukraine: Scenes from the frontlines

Inside the war for Ukraine: Scenes from the frontlines

Russian forces tried to advance in eastern Ukraine and trained tank, mortar and artillery fire on Kherson in the south, the Ukrainian military said, as heavy fighting continues nine months into the invasion.

Best photos from the World Cup: Day 11

Best photos from the World Cup: Day 11

Highlights from all the action on day eleven of the FIFA World Cup.

China's lockdown protests spread to cities abroad

China's lockdown protests spread to cities abroad

Protests against China's strict zero-COVID policy and restrictions on freedoms have spread around the world in a show of solidarity with rare displays of defiance in China.

Scenes from China as COVID protests flare

Scenes from China as COVID protests flare

Protests have flared in several cities in mainland China in recent days, in a wave of civil disobedience unprecedented since President Xi Jinping assumed power a decade ago.

World Cup fans around the globe

World Cup fans around the globe

All eyes are on the tournament in Qatar as soccer enthusiasts gather to support their teams from home.

Best photos from the World Cup: Day 10

Best photos from the World Cup: Day 10

Highlights from day ten of World Cup action.

Christmas lights around the world

Christmas lights around the world

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas as markets and streets around the world get festive.

In pictures: COVID protests flare across China

In pictures: COVID protests flare across China

Protests have flared in several cities in mainland China in recent days, in a wave of civil disobedience unprecedented since President Xi Jinping assumed power a decade ago.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast