galleryPhoto of the Day01.02.14galleryPhoto of the DayThe best images from around the world01.02.14 7:23 PM ETFinbarr O'Reilly/ReutersTaking a PeakDimona, Israel June 15, 2014 A girl from the African Hebrew Israelite community hides behind an adult during a celebration for the holiday of Shavuot. Identifying themselves as African Hebrew Israelites, about 300 African-Americans arrived in 1969 in the sleepy desert town claiming to be descendants of the ancient Israelites and settled in the Jewish state. Lucy Nicholson/ReutersFreewheelingLos Angeles, California June 14, 2014 A man participates in the World Naked Bike Ride, an event that aims to defend the right of cyclists to ride on the streets in safety, according to its organizers. Brandon Wade/ReutersUp in FlamesLake Whitney, Texas June 13, 2014 Smoke rises from a house deliberately set on fire, days after part of the ground it was resting on collapsed. Kevin Frayer/GettyTiananmen AnniversaryBeijing, China June 4, 2014 Chinese Paramilitary police officers salut each other as they stand guard below a portrait of the late leader Mao Zedong in Tiananmen Square. Twenty-five years ago on June 4, 1989 Chinese troops cracked down on pro-democracy protesters and in the clashes that followed scores were killed or injured. Spencer Platt/GettyUrban MysteryNew York, New York June 3, 2014 A grand piano that has mysteriously landed on the beach underneath the Brooklyn Bridge has become an impromptu tourist attraction. While the Mason & Hamlin piano is badly damaged, dozens of people climb onto the beach daily to test out the keys. Sergey Gapon/AFP/GettyGunfireLuhansk, Ukraine June 2, 2014 Pro-Russia militants fire at Ukrainian border guards defending the Federal Border Headquarters. Ahmad Masood/ReutersShould to ShoulderKabul, Afghanistan June 1, 2014 People travel in an overcrowded bus. Â© China Daily China Daily InforKicking Up DustShanshan, China May 31, 2014 Wang Yirong of Hebei province rides his motorcycle in the desert during the China Taklimakan Rally and CCR Xinjiang Station. Karam al-Masri/AFP/GettyAirstrikeAleppo, Syria May 30, 2014 Syrians run for cover during an airstrike on the Bustan al-Qasr rebel held neighbourhood. Nearly 2,000 civilians, more than a quarter of them children, have been killed this year in a massive Syrian air offensive on rebel-held areas of Aleppo province, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Andrew Biraj/ReutersSoccer TrainingDhaka, Bangladesh May 29, 2014 Children play soccer in front of an abandoned train compartment. Kevin Lamarque/ReutersListen UpWest Point, New York May 28, 2014 Underclassmen listen from the back of the stadium as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a commencement ceremony at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Yannis Behrakis/ReutersBloody WarDonetsk, Ukraine May 27, 2014 A bloodstained icon of Jesus is seen among shattered glass atop a wrecked truck near the Donetsk airport. Ukrainian forces fought with separatists for a second day after inflicting heavy losses on the rebels while the government vowed to press on with a military offensive "until not a single terrorist" was left. ReutersCollisionKhalilabad, India May 26, 2014 Security personnel and rescue members stand next to damaged coaches of a passenger train after a collision in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. A passenger train collided with a stationary goods train, killing at least 40 people and injuring more than 150, officials said. Mheisen Amareen/ReutersPraying for an EndBethlehem, West Bank May 25, 2014 Pope Francis touches the wall that divides Israel from the West Bank. Pope Francis made a surprise stop at the hulking wall Palestinians see as a symbol of Israeli oppression on Sunday, minutes after begging both sides to end a conflict that he said was no longer acceptable. Robyn Beck/AFP/GettyVigilSanta Barbara, California May 24, 2014 Students gathered for a candlelight vigil on the University of California Santa Barbara campus to remember those killed Friday night during a rampage in nearby Isla Vista. Authorities said the 22-year-old lone gunman, Elliot Rodger, killed six people. Feisal Omar/ReutersSunbathingMogadishu, Somalia May 23, 2014 Women and children lie on the sand at Lido beach. The beach was a famous attraction before Somalia tumbled into chaos in 1991 with the ousting of dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. In the last few years, the beach was a frontline for the Islamist al Shabaab militants, who later withdrew from most parts of Mogadishu. Antonio Parrinello/ReutersUp, Up and AwayAugusta, Italy May 22, 2014 A migrant plays with a child as they arrive on the Italian Navy ship San Giorgio at the harbour. More than 100 children were among the 488 migrants rescued by the Italian navy off the Sicilian coast as the influx of arrivals continues, spurred on by the unrest in Syria and the unstable political situation in Libya. Joe Penney/ReutersBounty HuntersMaiduguri, Nigeria May 21, 2014 Members of a vigilante group of traditional hunters pose for a picture at their camp. About 100 traditional hunters from villages in Borno state have gathered and volunteered to hunt for Boko Haram. Yannis Behrakis/ReutersGrief StrickenSlaviansk, Ukraine May 20, 2014 Yekaterina Len, 61, cries outside her destroyed house following what locals say was overnight shelling by Ukrainian forces in the outskirts of town. Dan Kitwood/GettyFlower PowerLondon, England May 19, 2014 An exhibitor looks at a stand of Chrysanthemum at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show.