Published April 20, 2013
German Greens' top candidate for the upcoming general elections Juergen Trittin is hidden behind a shrub as he speaks during a party convention in Bingen, western Germany.
Afghan national army soldiers walk on Nadir Khan hill in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Rescuers carry a paralyzed elderly person from his damaged house in Qingren township in seriously damaged Lushan county after a shallow earthquake at magnitude 7.0 hit the city of Ya'an, in southwest China's Sichuan province.
Workers and residents stand on a mountain of garbage at a landfill during a rescue operation in San Isidro, Rizal province, east of Manila, Philippines. Police said four workers were reportedly missing after a garbage landfill slid along a mountainside.
Rabija Dzodjaljevic sits and cry near graves of relatives during a mass funeral in the town of Vlasenica, in the Serbian part of Bosnia.
An Indian cricket supporter kneels in front of a wax figure of Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar during a promotional event at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Australia. A group of Indian cricket supporters known as the 'Swami Army' attended the unveiling of the wax figure, which will go on permanent display at Madame Tussauds wax museum in Sydney.
An archer wearing a samurai costume riding on horseback shoots an arrow to a target at Sumida Park in Tokyo during a demonstration of the samurai martial arts.
Christopher "Tree Wizard" Pereira, a miniature model craftsman who calls himself a political artist, showcases part of his latest collection of miniature resin figurines of Singapore's former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew along a shopping street in Singapore.
A huge red ball is installed on the Simone de Beauvoir's bridge as part of the RedBall Project by artist Kurt Perschke in Paris, France.