A look at the best news photos from around the world.
As the sun rises, military personnel practice during a rehearsal before a presidential full honor wreath-laying ceremony in celebration of the 207th birthday of President Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.
A Bahraini anti-government protester, his face covered against tear gas, watches for riot police from in front of a wall with posters of a Shiite cleric executed in Saudi Arabia and other opposition posters that have been torn by authorities in Sitra, Bahrain.
Myanmar soldiers parade during a ceremony to mark the 69th anniversary of Union Day in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Union Day marks the anniversary of a 1947 agreement among the country's ethnic groups that paved the way to independence from Britain.
A protester is seen by a fire set by angry farmers outside the parliament during a protest against planned pension reforms in Athens, Greece.