December 18, 2018
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High-Level Forum Africa-Europe in Vienna

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz talks to the media as he arrives for the High-Level Forum Africa-Europe at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV), in Vienna, Austria, 18 December 2018. The High-Level Forum is an event to provide a space for European and African leaders, together with CEOs of major global companies, innovation champions, start-ups and other stakeholders, to reflect and act on what needs to be done to secure prosperity and competitiveness on both continents as well as to deepen the relationship in all its aspects with a specific focus on taking our cooperation to the digital age. EPA-EFE/FLORIAN WIESER

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Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz talks to the media as he arrives for the High-Level Forum Africa-Europe at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV), in Vienna, Austria, 18 December 2018. The High-Level Forum is an event to provide a space for European and African leaders, together with CEOs of major global companies, innovation champions, start-ups and other stakeholders, to reflect and act on what needs to be done to secure prosperity and competitiveness on both continents as well as to deepen the relationship in all its aspects with a specific focus on taking our cooperation to the digital age. EPA-EFE/FLORIAN WIESER

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Candles and flowers are lying on the Christmas market at Breitscheidplatz in Berlin, Germany, 17 December 2018. On 19 December 2016, Breitscheidplatz square in Berlin was the target of a terror attack in which 12 people lost their lives, when a truck driven by Anis Amri plowed through the Christmas market near the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedaechtniskirche (Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church). EPA-EFE/HAYOUNG JEON

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A man walks during the religious pilgrimage to the National Shrine of El Rincon, in the municipality of Boyeros, in Havana, Cuba, 17 December 2018. As is customary every year, thousands of people in mass attend the shrine to pay tribute to Saint Lazarus, to whom the faithful come for personal requests and miracles. EPA-EFE/Ernesto Mastrascusa

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A young girl reaches out to GROOVE X's new home robot 'LOVOT' during its presentation at a press event in Tokyo, Japan, 18 December 2018. The company is taking orders starting 18 December and first delivery to costumers are scheduled in autumn 2019. The duo version with two LOVOT robots will be on sale at around 5,000 euros. EPA-EFE/FRANCK ROBICHON

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Mexican actress Yalitza Aparicio poses during a red carpet event for the presentation of the film 'Roma' at the Cineteca Nacional in Mexico City, Mexico, 17 December 2018. 'Roma', by Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron, was announced by the Academy of Hollywood as a pre-candidate for the Oscars in the Best Non-English Language Film category. The final nominations will be announced on 22 January and the awards will be delivered on 24 February. 'Roma' also competes in the same category in the Golden Globe awards, which will be delivered on 06 January. EPA-EFE/MARIO GUZMAN

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Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Hiroto Saikawa attends a press conference at Nissan's global headquarters in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Japan, 17 December 2018. The Japanese automaker held a board meeting today in which they approved the establishment of a Special Committee for Improving Governance and will continue discussions in regards to the position for chairman of the board. Nissan has also reaffirmed that it will keep its ongoing efforts to fully update its Alliance partners Renault and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation. EPA-EFE/CHRISTOPHER JUE

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The Players of France celebrate with the trophy on the podium after winning the EHF Women EURO 2018 handball final match between France and Russia at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France, 16 December 2018. EPA-EFE/YOAN VALAT

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A supporter attends a Hamas rally to mark the 31st anniversary of the group, in Gaza City, Gaza Strip, 16 December 2018. Hamas was founded in 1987, shortly after the Palestinian Intifada (uprising) broke out against the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. EPA-EFE/HAITHAM IMAD

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Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (L) in action against Washington Wizards forward Jeff Green (R) during the first half of the NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Washington Wizards at CapitalOne Arena in Washington, DC, USA, 16 December 2018. EPA-EFE/ERIK S. LESSER SHUTTERSTOCK OUT

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Liga de Quito fans celebrate victory after their match for the final of the Ecuadorian League of soccer, between Liga de Quito and Emelec, in Quito, Ecuador, 16 December 2018. EPA-EFE/Jose Jacome

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Macedonian sex workers carrying red umbrellas walk through the Old Stone Bridge at the main square in Skopje, during a rally to mark the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers, in Skopje, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, 17 December 2018. EPA-EFE/GEORGI LICOVSKI

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British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives to give a news conference at the end of the summit of EU leader in Brussels, Belgium, 14 December 2018. On the second day of summit EU leader again focussed on the conclusions on the Single Market, climate change, migration, disinformation, the fight against racism and xenophobia, and citizens' consultations. EPA-EFE/OLIVIER HOSLET

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Kristina Miletic (R) from Croatia and Lebanese Gabriella Doueihy (L) compete in the Women's 400m Freestyle Heats during the FINA Swimming Short Course World Championships in Hangzhou, China, 14 December 2018. EPA-EFE/ROMAN PILIPEY

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Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen (R) drops a pass in the end zone while covered by Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry (C) in the first half of the NFL American football game at between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, 13 December 2018. EPA-EFE/LARRY W. SMITH

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The STV Moeriken-Wildegg group from Switzerland performs on stage during the Dress Rehearsal for the Christmas Tattoo Show in Basel, Switzerland, 14 December 2018. EPA-EFE/PATRICK STRAUB

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British Prime Minister Theresa May (C) is surrounded by colleagues at the start of the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, 13 December 2018. During their two days summit, European leaders will focus on the 'Brexit' and on the EU's budget for 2021- 2027. The Summit will resume on 14 December with the EU28 adoption of the conclusions on the Single Market, climate change, migration, disinformation, the fight against racism and xenophobia, and citizens' consultations. EPA-EFE/OLIVIER HOSLET

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Historical reenactors participate in the Liberty Counsel's 'Live Nativity' ceremonial procession around the Supreme Court in Washington, DC, USA, 12 December 2018. Liberty Counsel is a international Christian litigation, education, and policy ministry. EPA-EFE/SHAWN THEW

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Parishioners attend the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, in Mexico City, Mexico, 12 December 2018. More than 10 million pilgrims came to the the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe to celebrate the day of the Morena Virgin, according to the Public Security Secretariat of Mexico City. EPA-EFE/Sashenka Gutierrez

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Thomas Mueller (L) of Bayern Munich fouls Nicolas Tafliafico (R) of Ajax during the UEFA Champions League Group E soccer match between Ajax Amsterdam and Bayern Munich in Amsterdam, Netherlands, 12 December 2018. EPA-EFE/STANLEY GONTHA

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A Magdalena River crocodile is seen in the Vivarium of the Caribbean conservation park in Cartagena, Colombia, 12 December 2018. The vivarium, is working to repopulate reptiles and aims to extend to the riparian areas of the Magdalena River where these animals are disappearing. The parks conservation efforts mainly focus on species of reptiles, amphibians and fish. EPA-EFE/RICARDO MALDONADO ROZO

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A visitor interacts with Minik Rosing and Olafur Eliasson's installation Ice Watch London outside Tate Modern in London, Britain, 12 December 2018. Ice blocks between 1.5 and 6 tonnes were brought from the Greenland ice sheet and placed in London. The work aims to highlight the effects of climate change. The ice blocks are on display at The Tate Modern from 11 December until they melt. EPA-EFE/NEIL HALL

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Russian cadets dance during the International Kremlin Cadet Ball in Moscow, Russia, 11 December 2018. More than 1,800 students from all Russian cadets school attend the Cadet Ball. The event is timed to the Day of Heroes of the Fatherland, the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Suvorov military and Nakhimov naval schools, as well as the 300th anniversary of the ball culture in Russia. EPA-EFE/YURI KOCHETKOV

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Lokomotiv's Grzegorz Keyschowiak (L) in action against Schalke's Benjamin Stambouli (R) during the UEFA Champions League Group D soccer match between Schalke 04 and Lokomotiv Moscow in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, 11 December 2018. EPA-EFE/FRIEDEMANN VOGEL

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Inhabitants and police officers look at candles, flowers and a sign reading 'All united against barbarity' which are left where a person was killed during the Christmas Market shooting in Strasbourg, France, 12 December 2018. According to latest reports, three people were killed and several injured when a gunman opened fire at the Strasbourg Christmas market a day earlier. The suspect is reported to be at large and the motive for the attack is still unclear. EPA-EFE/RONALD WITTEK

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