The Day in Photos May 12 2016


Chinese tourists look at Merino sheep on display from the Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) in the Central business district of Sydney on May 11, 2016. The AWI is a non-profit company that invests in research, development and marketing to increase the long-term profitability of Australian woolgrowers. (Photo by Peter Parks/AFP Photo)



An auction house employee poses between the skeleton of a duck-billed dinosaur, Harpocrasaurus stibengi, (right), est 50,000-80,000 GBP and a Hyrachyus skeleton, (left) est 4,000-6,000 GBP, during the press preview of a forthcoming sale at Summers Place Auction House on May 11, 2016 in Billingshurst, England. Summers Place Auction house will sell the museum collection of the Emmen Zoo, an internationally acclaimed zoo in northern Holland, at their sale on June 7th, 2016 in Billinghurst, Surrey. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)



The exhibition “Peter Halley: The Schirn Ring” at Schirn Kunsthalle Rotunde, on May 11, 2016 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Hannelore Foerster/Getty Images)



Museum manager Jeff Bell adheres informative backing to gender neutral signs in the 21C Museum Hotel public restrooms on May 10, 2016 in Durham, North Carolina. Debate over transgender bathroom access spreads nationwide as the U.S. Department of Justice countersues North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory from enforcing the provisions of House Bill 2 that dictate what bathrooms transgender individuals can use. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)



Germany goalie Timo Pielmeier refreshes himself during the Ice Hockey World Championship 2016 preliminary match between Germany and Slovakia at the Yubileiny palace in St. Petersburg, Russia, 10 May 2016. (Photo by Anatoly Maltsev/EPA)



Masked protestors use water guns filled with paint on the Public Revenue Office building, being guarded by police officers, during the protest dubbed “Colorful Revolution” against Macedonian President Ivanov's decision on wiretapping amnesty, in Skopje, The Former Yogoslav Republic of Macedonia, 10 May 2016. Protests in Macedonia continue daily for almost three weeks, after the decision of the president George Ivanov to pardon dozens of politicians who were involved in wiretapping scandal. (Photo by Georgi Licovski/EPA)



A Palestinian woman hand her passport to the borders officials as Palestinians gather at the Rafah border crossing, Gaza Strip, 11 May 2016. Egypt opened the Rafah borders crossing for two days with Gaza strip after 85 days of closure. (Photo by Khaled Omar/EPA)



Internally displaced people (IDPs) recently arrived to Wau, South Sudan, due to armed clashes in surrounding villages, wait to be registered by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the World Food Programme (WFP) on May 11, 2016. (Photo by Albert Gonzalez Farran/AFP Photo)



Tokyo Fire Department special rescue unit members wearing special anti-NBC (Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical weapons) suits during an anti-terrorism drill in preparation for the upcoming Group of Seven Ise-Shima Summit at Shima Kanko hotel in Shima, Mie Prefecture, central Japan, 11 May 2016. The G7 summit will be held in Shima on 26 and 27 May 2016. (Photo by Kimimasa Mayama/EPA)



Indian father Mohinder Singh Gill, 79, and his wife Daljinder Kaur, 70, pose for a photograph as they hold their newborn baby boy Arman at their home in Amritsar on May 11, 2016. An Indian woman who gave birth at the age of 70 said May 10 she was not too old to become a first-time mother, adding that her life was now complete. Daljinder Kaur gave birth last month to a boy following two years of IVF treatment at a fertility clinic in the northern state of Haryana with her 79-year-old husband. (Photo by Narinder Nanu/AFP Photo)



A man performs at a protest against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff calling for her impeachment in front of the Brazilian National congress in Brasilia, Brazil, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Paulo Whitaker/Reuters)



A boy sells toys for celebrations marking Israel's 68th Independence Day in the southern city of Ashkelon, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Amir Cohen/Reuters)



Giant soccer balls painted by various artists are seen during “Expo Balon” as part of the 66th FIFA Congress at Reforma Avenue, in Mexico City, Mexico, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Edgard Garrido/Reuters)



Students run away from tear gas during a demonstration to demand changes in the education system in Santiago, Chile, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Ivan Alvarado/Reuters)



Student protesters clash with riot police during a demonstration to demand changes in the education system in Santiago, Chile, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Ivan Alvarado/Reuters)



A masked student protester is seen during a demonstration to demand changes in the education system in Santiago, Chile, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Ivan Alvarado/Reuters)



Student protesters fight amongst themselves during a demonstration to demand changes in the education system in Santiago, Chile, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Ivan Alvarado/Reuters)



A man protests in front of the Parliament during the final vote on gay and unmarried civil unions at Italy's lower house of Parliament in Rome May 11, 2016. (Photo by Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters)



Visitors take a pictures with a giant robot during the second day of the second day of the Special Operations Forces Exhibition (SOFEX) at King Abdullah II Airbase in Amman, Jordan, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Muhammad Hamed/Reuters)



Visitors watch a remote control helicopter used for surveillance during the second day of the Special Operation Forces Exhibition (SOFEX) at King Abdullah II Airbase in Amman, Jordan May 11, 2016. (Photo by Muhammad Hamed/Reuters)



Visitors take pictures with Jordanian military vehicles during the second day of the Special Operations Forces Exhibition (SOFEX) at King Abdullah II Airbase in Amman, Jordan, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Muhammad Hamed/Reuters)



A old man and a women looks out of the window as they travel on a bus in Algiers, Algeria, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Ramzi Boudina/Reuters)



Mourners react during a funeral of a victim who was killed in a bomb attack in Baghdad, during the funeral in Najaf, south of Baghdad, Iraq, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Alaa Al-Marjani/Reuters)



Decorations of a giraffe and a green plant are seen installed at a metro station in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, May 10, 2016. (Photo by Reuters/China Daily)



This artist's concept depicts select planetary discoveries made to date by NASA's Kepler space telescope in this image released May 10, 2016. (Photo by Courtesy W. Stenzel/Reuters/NASA)



A pilgrim shelters from the rain under an umbrella on her way to the shrine of El Rocio in Donana National Park, southern Spain May 11, 2016. (Photo by Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters)



Pilgrims stop on their way to the shrine of El Rocio in Donana National Park, southern Spain May 11, 2016. (Photo by Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters)



A pilgrim holds bottles of beer on his way to the shrine of El Rocio in Donana National Park, southern Spain May 11, 2016. (Photo by Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters)



Fire fighters spray water in front of smoke at a burning storage hall of the Dong Xuan Center, an Asia market specialized in Vietnamese goods, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. The fire department sent some 150 trucks and other vehicles to the fire which broke out Wednesday morning. (Photo by Markus Schreiber/AP Photo)



People look at thick clouds of smoke coming from the roof of Don Xuan Center Asian shopping centre in Berlin, Germany, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters)



Tourists visit a Lego store during its opening ceremony, the company's largest retail store in the world, near the Shanghai Disney Resort in Shanghai, China, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Aly Song/Reuters)



An Israeli soldier take part in a ceremony marking Memorial Day at the military cemetery on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem May 11, 2016. (Photo by Ronen Zvulun/Reuters)



An Israeli teenager plays on a tank on display before the start of a Memorial Day ceremony in Latrun near Jerusalem May 11, 2016. (Photo by Nir Elias/Reuters)



People stand near a BMW i Vision Future Interaction concept car presented at the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Asia 2016 in Shanghai, China May 11, 2016. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)



People look at a Mercedes-Benz concept intelligent aerodynamic automobile presented at the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Asia 2016 in Shanghai, China May 11, 2016. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)



Rescuers use their bare hands to dig through mounds of earth to save construction workers buried in Suizhou, Hubei Province, China, May 9, 2016. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)



A man walks near a 3D zebra crossing painting in Shanghai, May 8, 2016. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)



A participant of “Bread Procession of the Saint”, takes part in the ceremony in honor of Domingo de La Calzada Saint (1019-1109) who helped poor people and pilgrimage, in Santo Domingo de La Calzada, northern Spain, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Alvaro Barrientos/AP Photo)



Participants of “Bread Procession of the Saint”, take part in the ceremony in honor of Domingo de La Calzada Saint (1019-1109) who helped poor people and pilgrimage, in Santo Domingo de La Calzada, northern Spain, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Every year during spring season, “Las Doncellas” (White Virgins), hold on their head a basket cover with white cloth while they walk past along of this old village in honor of the saint. (Photo by Alvaro Barrientos/AP Photo)



In this photo taken Sunday April 10, 2016, motorcycles wait for fuel at the petrol station in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigeria's government announced Wednesday May 11, 2016 it is lifting a controversial subsidy on gas, nearly doubling the price amid a massive fuel shortage and militant attacks on oil installations in Africa's biggest petroleum producer. (Photo by Sunday Alamba/AP Photo)



In this Tuesday, February 23, 2016, file photo, a waiter walks past a mural of flight MH370 in Shah Alam outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's government said Thursday, May 12, 2016, that two more pieces of debris, discovered in South Africa and Rodrigues Island off Mauritius, were “almost certainly” from Flight 370, which mysteriously disappeared more than two years ago with 239 people on board. (Photo by Joshua Paul/AP Photo)



Indian activists from the right-wing organisation Hindu Sena perform Hindu fire rituals in support of US Republicans presidential candidate Donald Trump in New Delhi, India, 11 May 2016. Right-wing organisation Hindu Sena activists prayed to the Hindu gods and performed rituals to ensure the victory of Donald Trump in US Presidential elections and urged the Indian origin people living in USA to vote and support him. (Photo by Rajat Gupta/EPA)





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