Photos of the Day: Demonstrators and Parrots
From locals who play at an amusement park as they celebrate the Eid al-Adha festival to fans who cry outside a hospital after Ivorian singer DJ Arafat, star of the “coupe-décale” and one of the most popular Ivorian artists, died at the age of 33 following a motorcycle accident, these photos of the day will inform you about everything important that occurred today.
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People enjoy the beach near Enoshima island on the coast of Kanagawa prefecture
Photograph: Charly Triballeau/AFP/Getty Images
A tourist gives her luggage to security guards as she tries to enter the departures gate during another demonstration by pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong’s international airport.
Photograph: Philip Fong/AFP/Getty Images
Mitzpe Ramon, Israel
A long exposure shows stars over a tree during the annual Perseid meteor shower
Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters
A man is arrested on York Street in the central business district shortly after two women were stabbed, one of whom died
Photograph: Twitter/ @kartiklad
Participants during a performance entitled It’s Not That Way, It’s This Way by the South Korean-French group Galmae at the Sziget festival
Photograph: Márton Mónus/EPA
A view of the controversial new footbridge reconnecting both halves of Tintagel Castle for the first time in 500 years. The site has long been rumored to be the site of King Arthur’s legendary Camelot
Photograph: Keith Mayhew/Sopa/Rex/Shutterstock
Mexico City, Mexico
Demonstrators kick a glass door outside Mexico City’s attorney general’s office after local media reported that a teenage girl had been raped by four police officers
Nada Abdullah is a bird trainer at the city’s parrot academy. The organisation also acts as a hotel for travelling bird owners
Photograph: Mohamed Hossam/EPA
Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Fans cry outside a hospital after Ivorian singer DJ Arafat, star of the “coupe-décale” and one of the most popular Ivorian artists, died at the age of 33 following a motorcycle accident.
Photograph: Issouf Sanogo/AFP/Getty Images