Today in Pictures: June 20

Firefighters fend off California flames, activists protest the E.U.'s treatment of refugees and more in today's best pictures.

Houthi fighters carry their weapons as they attend a tribal gathering in Sanaa, Yemen.

Khaled Abdullah / Reuters
Firefighters move to try and head off a fast moving wildfire as it burns near Potero, California. Mike Blake / Reuters

Activists hold a banner that reads "European Union kills" in a boat next to floating life jackets as people row rental boats during a protest to mark World Refugee Day at Retiro Park in Madrid.

Susana Vera / Reuters

People at Parliment Square in London, are seen through a balloon with a written tribute in memory of murdered Labour Party MP Jo Cox, who was shot dead in Birstall.

Stefan Wermuth / Reuters

A man jumps over a puddle outside Victoria Station, as heavy rain falls, in London.

Lauren Hurley / AP

Waste collectors ride their loaded tricycles on the streets of Shanghai.

Johannes Eisele / AFP - Getty Images
An Afghan refugee girl makes a carpet at a small factory in Peshawar, Pakistan. A. Majeeda Majeed / AFP - Getty Images

Indian water yoga expert Laxmi Yadav practices water yoga in a pool in preparation for the International Day of Yoga in Bhopal, India. The United Nations declared June 21 as the International Day of Yoga after adopting a resolution proposed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.

Sanjeev Gupta / EPA

Women in South Korean traditional "Hanbok" attire, fix their make up at the Gyeongbokgung Palace, the main royal palace during the Joseon Dynasty, in Seoul, South Korea. Wearing a "Hanbok," mostly rented, has become a fashionable trend among the youth, commonly seen at palaces and other traditional places.

Ahn Young-joon / AP

A home builder works at sunrise in Gilbert, Ariz., in an effort to beat the excessive heat. The National Weather Service predicted another day of triple-digit temperatures in Phoenix and across much of the Southwest.

Matt York / AP