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Nepalese police personnel carry earthquake survivor Pemba Lama on a stretcher after his rescue from a destroyed hotel building in Katmandu. Rescuers pulled the 15-year-old boy alive from the rubble of Nepal's earthquake April 30, bringing a rare moment of joy to the ruined capital, five days after the disaster that killed nearly 6,000 people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STR / AFP/Getty Images

A canine handler of a rescue team from Los Angeles County helps search for survivors in Katmandu.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROBERTO SCHMIDT / AFP/Getty Images

Buddhist monks salvage a statue from a monastery in Katmandu.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Niranjan Shrestha / Associated Press

No fans were allowed to attend the April 29 Baltimore Orioles game amid unrest in the city.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times

A demonstrator is arrested by NYPD officers during a protest at Union Square in New York, held in solidarity with demonstrators in Baltimore.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EDUARDO MUNOZ ALVAREZ / AFP/Getty Images

Migrants arrive on the ship of Hellenic coast guard at the port of Lesbos island. Out of the 283,000 migrants caught illegally entering the European Union in 2014, more than 220,000 arrived via the Mediterranean Sea, according to EU officials.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANGELOS TZORTZINIS / AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators fire flares in downtown Milan amid a protest against the World Exposition Milano 2015. Opponents say money should not be spent on the event at a time of economic hardship.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / AFP/Getty Images

Two men pass a burning barricade in Bujumbura, Burundi, amid street protests over a third term for President Pierre Nkurunziza.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jerome Delay / Associated Press

Yemeni tribal gunmen loyal to fugitive President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi secure a street in the southern city of Taez during ongoing clashes with Houthi rebels.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TAHA SALEH / AFP/Getty Images

Horses of the circus "Salino" in Aukrug, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CARSTEN REHDER / AFP/Getty Images

Female soldiers from transmission units march during a parade marking the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. On 30 April 1975, North Vietnamese troops poured into Saigon, now called Ho Chi Minh City, for the final day of a two-decade conflict which had divided a nation, the end of the conflict coming two years after the United States withdrew its troops under the Paris Peace Accords.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LE QUANG NHAT / EPA

People perform a dance during celebrations marking the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LE QUANG NHAT / EPA

A boy plays with Chinese artist Ren Rong's art installation titled 'The Genesis' exhibited during a preview of the Art Beijing Art Fair, in Beijing. About 140 art galleries and art organizations participated in the tenth year of the annual art fair.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOW HWEE YOUNG / EPA

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Thursday’s Pictures in the News begins in Asia, where Nepalese police personnel carry earthquake survivor Pemba Lama on a stretcher after his rescue from a destroyed hotel building in Katmandu.  Rescuers pulled the 15-year-old boy alive from the rubble of Nepal’s earthquake April 30, bringing a rare moment of joy to the ruined capital, five days after a disaster that killed nearly 6,000 people. More photos

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Female soldiers march during a parade marking the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War.

Mytilini, Greece: Migrants arrive at the port of Lesbos island. Out of the 283,000 migrants caught illegally entering the European Union in 2014, more than 220,000 arrived via the Mediterranean Sea.

Beijing: A boy plays with Chinese artist Ren Rong’s art installation titled ‘The Genesis’ exhibited during a preview of the Art Beijing Art Fair.

 

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