Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • TOPSHOT - Iranian athlete Maryam Toosi practises on the rooftop of her apartment building following the closure of sports facilities as part of measures aimed at containing the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Iran's capital Tehran on May 19, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has forced the world's athletes to keep fit in confinement. The novel coronavirus has claimed the lives of nearly 7,200 people in Iran, making it the deadliest outbreak in the Middle East. The government ordered the closure of sports

  • Dallas Koehn plants milo in his field as wind turbines rise in the distance near Cimarron, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

  • Members of the Catalan regional police force grab a protester during an action called by the "Recuperem els carrers" Catalan pro-independence group in Barcelona, against the state of emergency imposed to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 disease. AFP / Josep LAGO

  • Children keep safe distancing as they queue at a food distribution organised by the grassroots charity Hunger Has No Religion, in Westbury, Johannesburg. AFP / MARCO LONGARI

  • A hairdresser cuts the hair of a man at a barber shop, as Miami-Dade County eases some of the lockdown measures in Miami, Florida. REUTERS/Marco Bello

  • Amelie and her sister Camille watch from their front window as the lockdown enters it's third week along with their parents Victoria and Damian Kerr in Berkhamsted, England. (AP Photo/Elizabeth Dalziel)

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