A look at the best news photos from around the world.
A participant takes part in the first Belarussian eyelash extension Beauty Eyes championship in Minsk.
Thousands in Father Christmas suits run participate during an annual Santa fun run from Darling Harbour to the Sydney Opera House, Australia. The annual event is held each year as a fundraiser to assist disadvantaged children to help them live a fuller life.
A dog wearing a Santa Claus hat takes part in the Athens Santa Run, Greece.
The damaged Savur Mogila Monument to Red Army soldiers fallen during World War II is pictured in the snow near the eastern Ukrainian city of Snizhnee.