A look at the best news photos from around the world.
A line of tulips stand in bloom in front of cherry trees also in full bloom near the Capitol building in Olympia, in the northwestern state of Washington.
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama recovers from a stumble before shaking hands with Japanese Emperor Akihito, center, as Empress Michiko looks on upon her arrival at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
Swiss pilots Andre Borschberg (left) and Bertrand Piccard (right) of Solar Impulse 2, the world's only solar-powered aircraft, react upon their arrival at Mandalay International Airport, Myanmar.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (center on left) and head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi (center on right) talk outside with aides after a morning negotiation session with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry over Iran's nucler program in Lausanne, Switzerland.