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Today in Pictures: May 9

See the best 10 news pictures from today.

A man jumps into the Freibad Kiebitzberge public swimming pool in Kleinmachnow, near Potsdam in Germany.

RALF HIRSCHBERGER / AFP - Getty Images

The transit of Mercury, left, in front of the Sun is seen from St.Petersburg, Russia on Monday.

Read more about Mercury's rare passage across the face of the sun.

Dmitri Lovetsky / AP

A wounded Syrian boy looks on at a makeshift hospital, following reported Syrian government airstrikes on the rebel-held town of Arbin, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus.

AMER ALMOHIBANY / AFP - Getty Images

Maya Goldstein, 4, waves Bernie Sanders campaign signs while joining her family before the Democratic presidential hopeful holds a campaign rally at Boardwalk Hall on May 9 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Mark Makela / Getty Images

Hillary Clinton participates in a discussion during a campaign stop at the Mug-N-Muffin restaurant in Stone Ridge, Va.

KEVIN LAMARQUE / Reuters

Fireworks illuminates the sky over Moscow's University building in Moscow. Russia celebrates the 71st anniversary of its victory over Nazi Germany in World War II on May 9.

YURI KOCHETKOV / EPA

Israeli Military band plays during a rehearsal for the upcoming ceremony to mark Israel's Independence Day in Jerusalem on Monday. Israel will celebrate the 68th anniversary of the founding of the state beginning at sundown Wednesday through Thursday.

Oded Balilty / AP

Wounded warrior Micky Yule celebrates after winning the Lightweight Power Lifting gold during the Invictus Games in Orlando, Fla.

CARLO ALLEGRI / Reuters

Supporters of the opposition Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD), led by former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, react as they shout slogans during a demonstration against Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) in downtown Nairobi, Kenya.

DAI KUROKAWA / EPA

Stylists help a model to get ready for a fashion photoshoot for a leading online website that offers conservative fashion items, in Istanbul. Istanbul is hosting Turkey's first Modest Fashion Week, a two-day event that kicks off on May 13th and brings together designers of conservative wear from around the world.

Lefteris Pitarakis / AP