A look at the best news photos from around the world.
The 4.6-meter high bronze sculpture "Gift Horse", which portrays a skeletal horse by German-born artist Hans Haacke, stands above Trafalgar Square after it was unveiled as the new commission for the Fourth Plinth, in London.
Hostesses pose for photos outside the Great Hall of the People during the opening session of the annual National People's Congress in Beijing, China.
Bangladeshi workers unload goods from a boat in the Buriganga River in Dhaka.
A girl slips on an icy street while walking with her sister in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The girls were dressed as clowns for the Jewish celebration of Purim.