A wok vendor waits for customers at his stall in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia
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A dandelion is silhouetted against the sky as the sun sets in Freiburg
An octopus-shaped kite flies through the smog during a kite festival in Chongqing, southwest China
Military veterans take part in the flower-laying ceremony at the Soviet-era second world war memorial in Sevastopol, Crimea. Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the departing Nato chief, on Friday said Russian accusations that Nato was violating “red lines” in their bilateral post-cold war agreements were false.
A Czech Republic supporter cheers during the quarter-final of Davis Cup World Group tennis at Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo.
Guy Deveau of Canada finishes his “Soviet Union” sand sculpture at the Sand Museum in the Tottori Dune in Tottori, Japan. The 7th annual sand sculpture exhibition hosted by this world’s first sand museum, features the theme “Russia” this year. The exhibition is open to the public from April 19, 2014 to January 4, 2015
Luggage carts stand empty at Frankfurt am Main airport, as German airline Lufthansa is hit by the biggest strike in its history. Normal services are expected to resume on Saturday.
Pedestrians go about their daily lives as a sandstorm strikes Hami, in northwestern China’s Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region, on Thursday
A disabled man begs for money in a shopping center in Bangkok, Thailand.