Today in Pictures: April 14
See the best photos from Thursday.
Russian soldiers work as smoke rises from a controlled land mine detonation by Russian experts inside the ancient town of Palmyra in the central Homs province, Syria, on April 14, 2016. Russian combat engineers are in Syria on a mission to clear mines in Palmyra, which has been recaptured from Islamic State militants in an offensive that has proven Russia's military might in Syria despite a drawdown of its warplanes.
Military veteran Cole Lyle, who suffers with PTSD, with his dog Kaya, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, on April 14, 2016, before the House National Security subcommittee hearing on "Connecting Veterans with PTSD with Service Dogs."
The Sudan People's Liberation Army soldiers stand at attention at a containment site outside Juba on April 14, 2016. The soldiers at the site are the Tiger Battalion of the presidential guard consisting of a total of 700 soldiers. The site is about 30 km outside of Juba as per the transitional security arrangements of the South Sudan peace agreement. The demilitarisation of Juba is an important part of the peace agreement of the cessation of hostilities signed in August 2015 and seen as a way forward to forming the transitional government of national unity. This has also been a sticking point before the return of Rebel leader Riek Machar who is due to be sworn in as the country's Vice President.
Zak Logue of Great Britain competes in the Men's 400 Individual Medley heats on day three of the British Swimming Championships at Tollcross International Swimming Centre on April 14, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge reacts after shooting an arrow at Changlimithang Archery Ground in Thimphu, Bhutan on April 14, 2016.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump tosses his notes as he speaks during a Suffolk County Republican Committee fundraising reception, on April 14, 2016, in Patchogue, N.Y.
A woman holds fire wood distributed near a makeshift camp for migrants at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni, Greece on April 14, 2016.
New York Yankees' Brett Gardner falls into the stands after catching a foul ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays' Goins during the third inning of a baseball game on April 14, 2016, in Toronto.