A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Members of Japan's avant-garde dance group "Dairakudakan" perform in Tokyo. Vacationers enjoy the Ginza Yanagi festival including street performances and dances by Geisha girls to mark Japan's week-long Golden Week holidays.
A white peacock opens its plumage at the Nogeyama zoo in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo.
A protester wears a mask made from a leaf in the Cibitoke neighborhood of Bujumbura, Burundi. Protesters dismissed a constitutional court ruling that cleared President Pierre Nkurunziza to run for a controversial third term, as the government offered to release activists if deadly demonstrations stopped.
Earthquake survivors search for their belongings from collapsed houses in Sankhu, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal.