Photos of the Day: Sled Dogs and Buddhist Monks
From protesters who call on Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, to step down over an extradition bill to a child who looks through a window in a metro carriage, these photos of the day will tell you everything important that happened today around the world, so try not to miss them!
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Skyline is seen at dusk from the Roppongi Hills Mori Tower
Photograph: Jae C Hong/AP
Members of the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Marshal’s Service tend to the downed shooter after shots were fired at the Earle Cabell federal courthouse. Law enforcement returned fire and the shooter was hit by gunfire and was pronounced dead at a hospital following the shooting
Photograph: Tom Fox/AP
Swimmer Dale Marie waves off the Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth as it sailed through the mouth of Portsmouth Harbour, to set sail for sea trials
Photograph: Ben Mitchell/PA
Hong Kong, China
Protesters occupy a street demanding Hong Kong leader to step down after a rally against the now-suspended extradition bill outside of the Chief Executive Office
Photograph: Anthony Kwan/Getty Images
Sled dogs make their way in northwest Greenland with their paws in melted ice water. Over the weekend, this picture taken by Danish climate researchers showing sled dogs on the ice in northwest Greenland with their paws in melted ice water was widely shared on social media. Greenland’s ice melting season normally runs from June to August but the Danish Meteorological Institute said this year’s melting started on April 30, the second-earliest time on record going back to 1980.
Photograph: Steffen M Olsen/Danmarks Meteorologiske Institut/AP
St Petersburg, Russia
A brig on the Neva River during a rehearsal for the Scarlet Sails festival
Photograph: Dmitri Lovetsky/AP
Blue-throated bee eaters in Xiexi village
Photograph: Mei Yongcun/Xinhua/Barcroft Media
Buddhist monks attend the annual meeting of the Buddha Dhamma Parahita Foundation
Photograph: Sai Aung Main/AFP/Getty Images
Pyongyang, North Korea
A child looks through a window in a metro carriage
Photograph: Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images