visitor poses on a model of a cow outside the European Commission headquarters on Open Doors Day of the European Union (EU) institutions in Brussels, Belgium May 9, 2015.
Seals dressed in military uniforms swim during a show marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, at an aquatic park in the Siberian city of Irkutsk, Russia, May 9, 2015.
seal holds a flag during a show marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, at an aquatic park in the Siberian city of Irkutsk, Russia, May 9, 2015.
Kids wearing dress styled as Soviet army’s uniform with attached St. George’s Ribbons play in a park during Victory Day commemorations in Almaty, Kazakhstan, May 9, 2015. Kazakhstan marks the 70th anniversary of the World War Two victory.
Suspected Rohingya migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh rest at Rattaphum district hall in Thailand’s southern Songkhla province May 9, 2015. Thai authorities on Saturday questioned the more than 100 migrants discovered in the country’s south to determine whether they were victims of human trafficking, as Thailand races to meet a deadline to uncover people smuggling camps within its borders.
Suspected Rohingya migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh have breakfast at Rattaphum district hall in Thailand’s southern Songkhla province May 9, 2015. A crackdown on human trafficking networks in Thailand is putting migrants fleeing Myanmar and Bangladesh at more risk as smugglers hold their captives for longer at sea and hide deeper in the jungle, say activists and officials.
A woman lays flowers on a monument at the Museum of the Great Patriotic War in Kiev, Ukraine May 9, 2015. Spurning what is expected to be a display of military swagger in Moscow on Saturday, Kiev plans to put the accent at home on reconciliation rather than triumphalism and victory. But some Ukrainians fear associating the struggle in World War Two with today’s struggle against Russia will deepen splits in a politically divided population and hand propaganda gifts to Moscow, which equates Kiev with treachery and fascism.
ervisemen drive Soviet World War Two T-34 tanks during the Victory Day parade in Yekaterinburg, Russia, May 9, 2015. Russia marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe on Saturday with a military parade.