Published April 07, 2014
Activists wave an old Soviet and Russian national flags in front of a barricade at the regional administration building, in Donetsk, Ukraine.
Two-wheel robots "MiP" demonstrate a dance as Japanese toy maker Tomy introduces the new toy robot in Tokyo. The 19cm-tall robots, developed by Canadian toy maker Wowwee, can be operated by smartphone to dance and run.
One of the polar bear twin cubs plays in their enclosure at Hellabrunn zoo in Munich, southern Germany. The cubs were born on Dec. 9, 2013 and have been named Nela and Nobby.
Actor Mickey Rooney waves to admirers as he departs the Regent Wall Street Hotel in New York. He was Hollywood's top box-office draw in the late 1930s-1940s. He died Sunday, April 6, 2014, at his North Hollywood home at age 93.
A handout picture released by the United Nations-African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) shows displaced people collecting millet they had stored underground in Khor Abeche, South Darfur.
People ride on a motorbike past damaged buildings in Bustan al-Basha district in Aleppo, Syria, April 6, 2014.
Members of the April 6 movement and other activists shout slogans against the government during a protest against the detention of several members of their movement in front of the Press Syndicate building in Cairo, Egypt, April 6, 2014.
A visitor wrapped with Israel's national flag walks towards the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City.
Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill releases a white dove to mark Annunciation Day in the Kremlin in Moscow. In Christianity, Annunciation celebrates the relevation to the Virgin Mary that she would bear a son, Jesus.
A member of Palestinian security forces loyal to Hamas carries a mortar shell as he explains to girls the dangers of unexploded ammunition, at a school in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip.
An anti-government protester throws a gas canister back at police during riots in Caracas, April 6, 2014. Protesters have been on the streets since early February calling for President Nicolas Maduro's resignation and complaining about a litany of problems from rampant crime to food shortages.
National Conference party supporters attend an election rally on the outskirts of Srinagar, India.
Policemen blocking protesters are seen through the mask of a protester during a protest against a greater US military presence, near the US embassy in Manila, Phillipines ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit in April.
Pope Francis poses with a baby as her mother (L) takes a picture, during a visit to parish San Gregorio Magno in Rome, April 6, 2014.
Female members of the Palestinian presidential guard take part in a training session in the West Bank city of Jericho, April 6, 2014.
People stand in queue to cast their votes during the first phase of elections in Mandai, in the northeastern state of Tripura. India started the world's largest election Monday, with voters in the remote northeast making their way past lush rice paddies and over rickety bamboo bridges to reach the polls.