A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Mohammed Mohiedin Anis, or Abu Omar, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music on his vinyl player in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighborhood.
Fishermen paddle their boats as they carry their family members in the waters of Vembanad Lake in Kochi, India.
People walk along the Tidal Basin as fog mutes the color of cherry blossoms on Washington's famous cherry trees. This year's bloom was different from in the past because cold weather killed half of the blossoms on the Yoshino cherry trees just as they were reaching their peak.
A Balinese Hindu runs through burning coconut husks during a "Mesabatan Api" ritual on the eve of Nyepi, a day of silence for self-reflection to celebrate the new year, in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia.