Tuesday January 23, Our World in Pictures
GERMANY — Chick Hatches: A newly hatched chick rest after strong efforts to break through its egg in the zoo in Frankfurt on Tuesday.
FRANCE — Modeling New Designs: Models wear designs for Alexis Mabille’s Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 fashion collection, which was presented in Paris on Tuesday.
PHILIPPINES — Residents Evacuate: Mayon volcano spews red-hot lava in another eruption as seen from Legazpi on Tuesday. Mayon has spewed fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes anew in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent 56,000 villagers fleeing to evacuation centers.
CUBA — Sun Sets: People’s shadows are cast on a wall at sunset in the neighborhood of Chicharrones in Santiago on Monday.
TURKEY — President Mourns Soldier: In this Tuesday photo, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, center, top army commanders and family members attend the funeral for Sgt. Musa Ozalkan, the first Turkish soldier to be killed in Turkey’s cross-border Operation Olive Branch on a Kurdish-held enclave in northern Syria, in Ankara.
MYANMAR —Journalists are Arrested: Myanmar police officers escort detained Reuters journalists Kyaw Soe Oo, second from left, and Wa Lone, fourth from left in back row, from a court after a hearing in Yangon on Tuesday. The two detained Reuters journalists appeared in court after being officially charged with violating Myanmar’s Official Secrets Act.
JAPAN — City Prepares for Snow: People walk on a snow-covered street on Tuesday in Tokyo. Metropolitan areas prepared for snowfall late Monday and the Japan Meteorological Agency warned of traffic disruptions.
BANGLADESH — Refugee Camps Overflow: In this Tuesday photo, a Rohingya refugee hangs a blanket to dry at Balukhali refugee camp near Cox’s Bazar. Myanmar says it’s ready for a gradual repatriation of Muslim Rohingya refugees chased out by the Buddhist-majority country’s military. Bangladesh says it’s preparing for the transfer, but it might need more time as more than 680,000 Rohingya Muslims are now living in sprawling and squalid refugee camps in Bangladesh.
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