A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Canons are fired to announce the birth of twins of Prince Albert II and Charlene, in front of the Monaco Palace. Princess Charlene gave birth to a boy and a girl, the royal couple's first children, an aide to the royals said. According to Monaco's Constitution, the boy will be first-in-line to the throne, not his twin sister.
A Tibetan girl gets help from her mother as she gets dressed for an event organized by the Tibetan Refugee Community in Nepal commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Nobel Peace Prize to exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama and the 66th International Human Rights Day in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Palestinian minister Ziad Abu Ein (left) fights with an Israeli border policeman near the West Bank city of Ramallah. Abu Ein died shortly after being hit by Israeli soldiers during a protest in the occupied West Bank, according to a Reuters photographer who witnessed the incident and a Palestinian medic.
Nobel Peace Prize laureates Malala Yousafzai (left) and Kailash Satyarthi look on as security officers lead away a man displaying a flag of Mexico during the Nobel Peace Prize awards ceremony at the City Hall in Oslo, Norway.