A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Judges walk from Westminster Abbey to the Houses of Parliament after a service to mark the start of the legal year, in central London, Britain.
In this image made from video provided by Hadi Al-Abdallah, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, smoke rises after airstrikes in Kafr Nabel of the Idlib province, western Syria. Russian jets carried out a second day of airstrikes in Syria, but there were conflicting claims about whether they were targeting Islamic State and al-Qaeda militants or trying to shore up the defenses of President Bashar Assad.
Russian President Vladimir Putin enters the Alexadrovsky Hall to head a meeting of the Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia.
Major Hurricane Joaquin is shown at the far eastern periphery of the GOES West satellite's full disk extent.