Published June 10, 2013
A police officer stands among caged animals during a raid on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand. Thai police said they confiscated more than 1,000 wild animals, including almost 1,000 sugar gliders, 14 white lions, 12 peacocks, 17 marmosets and many other wild animals.
The wreckage of a Chinese-made Xian MA60 twin turboprop aircraft operated by state-run Merpati Nusantara Airlines lies on the runway after it landed hard, slamming both engines onto the runway at El Tari airport in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.
Police use colored water from a water cannon to disperse state government workers during a protest in Srinagar, India. The workers demanded regularization of contractual jobs and hike in salary.
Britain's James Ward collides into the net during his tennis match against Croatia's Ivan Dodig at the Queen's Club Championships in west London.
A butterfly sits on a flower in California, USA. (Photo by Joseph Vu/USA/VOA reader)
Sunny afternoon in Da Nang city, one of th major port cities in Vitenam (Photo by Lê Văn Tài/Vietnam/VOA reader)
Employees try to push a scaled replica of the rubber duck by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman away from lakeside at a park in Shenyang, Liaoning province, China. The 13-meter-tall and 15-meter-long replica was set up for the Dragon Boat Festival, local media reported.
Inside the Cupola, NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy, an Expedition 36 flight engineer, uses a 400mm lens on a digital still camera to photograph a target of opportunity on Earth some 250 miles below the International Space Station.
A brand new Jaguar F-Type stands in a showroom covered with a thin film of mud after the floods of the nearby Danube river subsided in Fischerdorf, a suburb of the eastern Bavarian city of Deggendorf, Germany, June 9, 2013.
Billy Porter accepts his award for best actor in a musical at the 67th Annual Tony Awards in New York, June 9, 2013.