Today in Pictures: April 15
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A jogger passes a patch of blooming tulips on Capitol Hill in Washington, on April 15, 2016.
Russian Natalia Sedykh celebrates after crossing the finish line during the last stage of the 31st edition of the Marathon des Sables between Hassi Tarfa and Bou Makhlouf in the southern Moroccan Sahara desert on April 15, 2016. The 31st edition of the marathon is a live stage 257-kilometer race through a formidable landscape in one of the world's most inhospitable climates.
A woman cleans up in front of her collapsed house in the town of Mashiki, Kumamoto prefecture, Japan on April 15, 2016. A strong 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit Japan's southwestern island of Kyushu on Thursday, collapsing homes and sparking fires, officials said, but the scale of damage remained unclear.
An opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) supporter voices his support after a protest march to the Constitutional Court in Johannesburg on April 15, 2016. The march follows a recent Constitutional Court judgment that President Jacob Zuma failed to uphold the Constitution when he did not comply with Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's remedial action regarding payments for the non-security upgrades to his private residence.
A member of the indigenous Pataxo group participates in a demonstration called by the Landless Workers Movement (MST) supporting Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, at the Ministries Square, in Brasilia, Brasil, on April 15, 2016. MST, the biggest rural association in Brazil, has announced a potential general strike in the case of impeachment against Rousseff.
Participants of the social media-born movement dubbed 'La Nuit Debout' watch performers on Place de la Republique, as they gather to protest against the labor law reform bill in Paris on April 15, 2016. The Nuit Debout movement, which began on March 31, is reminiscent of the Spanish 'Podemos' movement and the global '#Occupy' movement - with daily general assemblies organised at sun-down.
A man walks through taxi drivers blocking an avenue to protest Uber in downtown Buenos Aires, Argentina, on April 15, 2016. Taxi drivers paralyzed parts of Buenos Aires during rush hour against Uber launching its service in Argentina's capital city in defiance of local authorities.
High school students hold candles to pay their respects to the victims of the sunken ferry Sewol during a ceremony on the eve of the second anniversary of the ferry sinking in Ansan, South Korea, on April 15, 2016. Two year ago, as South Korea writhed in grief and fury after more than 300 people, most of them school kids, drowned in a ferry sinking, it seemed things would never be the same.
An Indian man dressed as Hindu Goddess Kali participates in a procession to celebrate the Ram Navami festival in Allahabad, India, on April 15, 2016. Hindu devotees celebrate the festival of Ram Navami, the birth anniversary of Lord Rama, which also marks the end of the nine-day long fasting and Navaratri festival.
Tourists float in the Dead Sea, Israel, on April 15, 2016.