Photos of the Day: Vladimir Putin and Burning Candles
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
People play with balls at Ipanema beach during warm weather. According to reports, temperatures reached up to 39.6 degrees Celsius.
Photograph: António Lacerda/EPA
The procession of The Saintly Three Kings. Up to two million visitors arrive in Cajititlan to attend the procession in honor of Melchior, Gaspar and Balthasar.
Photograph: Francisco Guasco/EPA
St. Petersburg, Russia
President Vladimir Putin fires an artillery piece at noon as part of a long standing tradition, during his visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress.
Photograph: ALEXEI DRUZHININ/SPUTNIK/KREMLIN POOL/POOL/EPA