A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Pope Francis (R) and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II Armenia release white doves in front of Mount Ararat after a ceremony at the Khor Virap monastery.
A floating gate is opening to the Chinese COSCO container vessel named Andronikos navigating through the Agua Clara locks during the first ceremonial pass through the newly expanded Panama Canal in Agua Clara, on the outskirts of Colon City.
A woman casting her vote is reflected in a mirror at a polling station during the general elections at in Madrid, Spain. More than 36 million Spaniards went to the polls for the second time, to vote in general elections after no party had the 176 seats required to form a government in the first vote held on Dec. 20, 2015.
People watch a brig with scarlet sails on the Neva River during the Scarlet Sails festivities marking school graduation in St. Petersburg, Russia.