The Day in Photos May 13 2016


Iranian triplets Merila, left, Melika, center, and Mobina Sabouri,v10, attend a festival of Iranian twins to break Guinness's world record for the largest gathering of twins at the Azadi (Freedom) Stadium in Tehran, Iran, Thursday, May 12, 2016. Iranian multiples gathered in Tehran to celebrate their 6th national festival, though they failed to break Guinness's world record for the largest gathering of the kind. (Photo by Vahid Salemi/AP Photo)



Refugees and migrants take part in a peaceful protest at a makeshift refugee camp of the northern Greek border point of Idomeni, Greece, on Thursday, May 12, 2016. About 54,000 people are currently stranded in Greece, after the European Union and Turkey reached a deal designed to stem the flow of refugees into Europe's prosperous heartland. (Photo by Petros Giannakouris/AP Photo)



Anti-government demonstrators set up a large inflatable doll in the likeness of Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff wearing a presidential sash with the words in Portuguese “Goodbye dear” and “Mother of Big Oil” written on it, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is facing possible impeachment by Congress, with the Senate expected to vote on a measure to suspend her from office. (Photo by Andre Penner/AP Photo)



Contesters compete in the high-heels and suits run, a yearly event in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on May 12 2016. The high-heels and suits run is a charity race with men wearing suits and women wearing hheels of at least 9 cm. (Photo by Remko de Waal/AFP Photo/ANP)



A Bangladeshi boatman makes his way through hyacinth plants in the Buriganga River during a strike called by the Jamaat-e-Islami religious political party to protest against the execution of leader Motiur Rahman Nizami in Dhaka on May 12, 2016. Bangladesh May 10 deployed thousands of police in the capital to prevent violence, after the main Islamist party called a nationwide strike to protest against its leader's execution for warcrimes. Jamaat-e-Islami party president Motiur Rahman Nizami was hanged late May 10 following his conviction for the massacre of intellectuals during Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence from Pakistan. (Photo by AFP Photo/Stringer)



People walk through a Hyperloop tube after the first test of a propulsion system at the Hyperloop One Test and Safety site on May 11, 2016 in North Las Vegas, Nevada. The company plans to create a fully operational hyperloop system by 2020. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images,)



Protesters from Code Pink for Peace gather near Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's motorcade outside the Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill during a meeting between Trump, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and GOP House leadership May 12, 2016 in Washington, DC. Ryan has yet to endorse Trump despite his being the final candidate in the race after Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Gov. John Kasich dropped out of the race following the Indiana presidential primary. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)



epa05301618 A Code Pink protester dressed as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks outside the Republican National Committee (RNC) building in Washington, DC, USA, 12 May 2016. US Republican presidential candidate Trump is meeting this morning with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan in an attempt to iron out their differences and solidify their support for one another. (Photo by Shawn Thew/EPA)



A picture made availble on 12 May 2016 shows people watching the lighting ceremony at the Colosseum in Rome, Italy, 11 May 2016. The ceremony was held to mark the 150th anniversary of relations between Japan and Italy. (Photo by Angelo Carconi/EPA)



Military officers and festivalgoers walk along the Croisette Boulevard near the Festival Palace during the 69th Cannes Film Festival, in Cannes, France, 11 May 2016. The festival runs from 11 to 22 May. (Photo by Carsten Riedel/EPA)



An opposition demonstrator calls on other demonstrators for calm in front members of the Venezuelan Bolivarian Army Forces during a demonstration at the Francisco Fajardo Avenue in Caracas, Venezuela, 11 May 2016. Militarized Police and Bolivarian National Police blocked the path of an opposition march heading to the Elections Nacional Council facilities asking for the speeding up of the referendum process against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. (Photo by Miguel Gutiérrez/EPA)



A view of the artwork “Swimmer” by US artist Nathan Sawaya displayed during the exhibition “The Art Of The Brick” in Hamburg, Germany, 11 May 2016. Sawaya has made art from millions of Lego bricks. From 12 May to 19 July for the first time in Germany more than 100 of his works will be on show in the Kulturcompagnie in Hamburg's HafenCity. (Photo by Daniel Bockwoldt/EPA)



A construction worker is seen through a cloth painting featuring biblical characters outside the Museum of the Bible, set to open in November 2017 just three blocks south of the National Mall in Washington, DC, USA, 11 May 2016. Privately funded by the family of Hobby Lobby founder David Green, the 400 million US dollars museum will reportedly house 40,000 artifacts. (Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA)



A picture made available on 12 May shows Altaf Ahmed, 28, physically challenged, gets ready to entertain people by turning himself into a Joker (Clown), in Mumbai, India, 11 May 2016. Altaf earns around 6 USD per day (INR 400) with his activity entertaining people and posing for photographs in the streets of Mumbai. (Photo by Divyakant Solanki/EPA)



Los Angeles police officers (R) climb two fire ladders to reach a man on the historic KTLA radio tower in Hollywood, California, May 11, 2016. For nearly three hours the man clutched the trestles of the 160-foot (53 meters) tower located at the Sunset Bronson Studios before being safely returned to the ground, where he was taken into police custody for mental evaluation. (Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP Photo)



The entire cast perform during a production media call for Singin' In The Rain at Her Majesty's Theatre on May 12, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)



Demonstrators with physical disabilities try to break through a barricade by riot police during a protest calling on the government to provide a monthly subsidy rather than an annual one in La Paz, Bolivia, Bolivia, May 12, 2016. (Photo by David Mercado/Reuters)



Swimming, European Aquatics Championships, London, Britain on May 12, 2016. Russia's team competes during the synchronized swimming free combination final event. (Photo by Matthew Childs/Reuters)



A Prague Castle curator points at the Bohemian Crown Jewels as they rest on a cushion at St. Vitus cathedral, marking the 700th anniversary of King Charles IV's birth in Prague, Czech Republic, May 12 2016. (Photo by David W. Cerny/Reuters)



Taxis are seen blocking a street during a protest against Uber Technologies Inc. in Santiago, Chile, May 12, 2016. (Photo by Ivan Alvarado/Reuters)



A staff wearing the costume of First Order Stormtrooper Battle Buddy from the film “Star Wars” is seen at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Asia 2016 in Shanghai, China, May 12, 2016. (Photo by Aly Song/Reuters)



Plane spotters watch Antonov An-225 Mriya, a cargo plane which is the world's biggest aircraft, driving along the Vaclav Havel Airport for its first commercial flight from Prague to Perth, in Prague, Czech Republic, May 12, 2016. (Photo by David W. Cerny/Reuters)



Plane spotters watch Antonov An-225 Mriya, a cargo plane which is the world's biggest aircraft, driving along the Vaclav Havel Airport for its first commercial flight from Prague to Perth, in Prague, Czech Republic, May 12, 2016. (Photo by David W. Cerny/Reuters)



Dami Im of Australia rehearses the song “Sound of Silence” during the jury show at the Ericsson Globe Arena on the eve of the second semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Maja Suslin/Reuters/TT News Agency)



Singer Laura Wright takes part in the celebrity wheelchair rugby match at the Invictus Games in Orlando, Florida, U.S., May 11, 2016. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Reuters)



Singapore Airlines flight attendants walk to the departure gate at Changi Airport in Singapore May 11, 2016. (Photo by Edgar Su/Reuters)



Women protest against the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 11, 2016. (Photo by Roosevelt Cassio/Reuters)



Brazilian badminton players Lohaynny Vicente (L), 20, and her sister Luana Vicente, 22, pose for a photograph on the roof of a house in Chacrinha favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 4, 2016. The future once looked anything but bright for Lohaynny and Luana Vicente, Brazilian sisters whose father, a drug dealer, was killed in a shootout with police when they were four and six years old. But sixteen years after that tragic day, the two sisters are elite athletes and rising stars in badminton, a sport little played in a country better known for soccer and surfing. So far have they come that Lohaynny, now 20, classified to compete in the upcoming Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Nacho Doce/Reuters)



This photo provided by the Leonia, N.J., Police Department shows a fire that destroyed a 90-foot animatronic dinosaur at Overpeck County Park in Leonia, N.J., Thursday, May 12, 2016. (Photo by Leonia Police Department via AP Photo)



This photo provided by the Leonia, N.J., Police Department shows a fire that destroyed a 90-foot animatronic dinosaur at Overpeck County Park in Leonia, N.J., Thursday, May 12, 2016. The fire has destroyed the animatronic dinosaur that was set to be part of an exhibit at the theme park. (Photo by Leonia Police Department via AP Photo)



A single-engine Cessna Caravan from the Lodi Parachute Center sits flipped over after an emergency landing in a vineyard near a home in rural San Joaquin County near Lodi, Calif., on Thursday, May 12, 2016. Authorities say a small plane taking 17 passengers skydiving in Northern California made a hard landing and ended upside-down in a vineyard, leaving only the pilot with minor injuries. (Photo by Jason Anderson/The Record via AP Photo)



In this photo provided by Solar Impulse, people gather prior to the takeoff of a solar powered plane, “Solar Impulse 2”, in Goodyear, Ariz., Thursday, May 12, 2016. The solar-powered airplane that landed in Arizona last week is headed to Oklahoma on the latest leg of its around-the-world journey. (Photo by Jean Revillard/Solar Impulse via AP Photo)





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