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Hooded penitents from the “El beso de Judas” brotherhood walk to the church to take part in a traditional annual procession in Seville, Spain
British tourists play pool at a English bar in Benalmadena, Spain. Spain is Europe’s top destination for British expats with the southern regions of Costa del Sol and Alicante being the most popular places to live
Participants take part in the St Patrick’s Day parade on the streets of Dublin, Ireland
Robert Bushell, Captain of the MBNA Thames Clippers which ferries commuters and tourists up and down the river Thames, London. Bushell finds the morning shifts a struggle, especially the earliest which requires waking up at 2.30am to arrive at 4am. But once out of bed, he likes being out on the river so early. “It’s really peaceful he says, aside from the occasional tugboat or engineer surveying and repairing the bridges”. View the full photo story about the people who work on the river.
Two silhouetted men walk infront of a bright sunny glass door in a corridor of a German parliament building in Berlin
A police officer runs over a rooftop during a police anti-terrorist operation at the site of a shooting in the rue du Dries in Forest-Vorst, Brussels, Belgium
The fishing village of Hamnoy, Lofoten archipelago, Norway
Judges of the first senate of the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe, southwestern Germany, arrive to open a hearing on the German nuclear phase out
German chancellor Angela Merkel passes an advertising poster with the cloud symbol at the Telekom booth as she tours the CeBIT tech and computer fair in Hannover
Visitors walk past a metallic mannequin at the 2016 CeBIT digital technology trade fair on the fair’s opening day on Monday in Hanover, Germany
Gulsum Elvan, mother of slain Berkin Elvan, mourns at her son’s grave during a rally marking second anniversary of his death in Istanbul, Turkey. Berkin Elvan, 15 years old, died on 11 March 2014 after 296 days in a coma as a consequence of injuries suffered when he was hit by a gas canister during the police crackdown on protesters at Gezi Park in June 2013.
Refugees warm themselves by a fire at the Greek-Macedonian border near the Greek village of Idomeni, where thousands of refugees and migrants are trapped by the Balkan border blockade
French President Francois Hollande, King Willem Alexander, and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands look at a Rembrandt painting, Portrait of Marten Soolmans, during a visit at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France
Hundreds of used life jackets lie on a makeshift rubbish dump in the hills above the town in Mithymna, Greece. Local authorities start to clean the beaches from life vests and destroyed dinghies, used by refugees and migrants after crossing the sea from Turkey to Lesbos
A man washes his face close to a shelter for refugees and migrants at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece
Protesters dressed as Darth Vader and stormtrooper from the film series Star Wars take part in a demonstration against military spending and in favour of aid for refugees ahead of the thirtieth anniversary of the referendum on Spain’s membership in NATO, in Bilbao, northern Spain
A model presents a creation by French designer Nicolas Ghesquiere as part of his Fall/Winter 2016/2017 women’s ready-to-wear collection show for Louis Vuitton in Paris, France
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, left, and French President Francois Hollande review the honor guard, in Venice, Italy. Renzi and Hollande are expected to discuss Libya and the migrant crisis during a meeting dedicated to Venice native Valeria Solesin, the only Italian killed in the Paris attacks on November 13