A look at the best news photos from around the world.
An Israeli policeman fires tear gas during clashes with Palestinian demonstrators in the West Bank town of al-Ram, north of Jerusalem. The violence erupted a month ago, fueled by rumors that Israel was plotting to take over a sensitive Jerusalem holy site revered by both Jews and Muslims.
South Koreans and their North Korean relatives on a bus grip each other's hands to bid farewell after the Separated Family Reunion Meeting at Diamond Mountain resort in North Korea. About 390 South Koreans traveled to the North's scenic Diamond mountain resort earlier this week to meet for three days with relatives they were separated from during the turmoil of the 1950-53 Korean War.
Migrants covered with thermal blankets try to light fire in Skala Sikaminias village, on the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos. More than 500,000 people have arrived so far this year on Greece's eastern islands, paying smugglers to ferry them across from nearby Turkey.
A devotee offers oil lamps on top of his body as part of a ritual during Dashain, the biggest religious festival for Hindus in Bhaktapur, Nepal.