In Pictures

Day in pictures: 24 February 2015

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

Image copyright PAUL CROCK/AFP
Image caption Acrobatic pilots perform at the Australian International Airshow, at the Avalon Airfield, in Lara, south west of Melbourne.
Image copyright Bob Edme/ap
Image caption A man with a camera looks on as big waves crash on the port in Biarritz, in France.
Image copyright TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP
Image caption The world's biggest carmaker plans to produce 700 units of the four-door Mirai sedan - powered by hydrogen and emitting nothing but water vapour from its exhaust.
Image copyright Emmanuel Braun/reuters
Image caption Members of the Mauritanian special forces dance after a training session during Flintlock 2015, a US-led military exercise, in Mao, Chad.
Image copyright Scott Olson/Getty Images
Image caption Chicago in Illinois is struggling through the third coldest February on record.
Image copyright AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP
Image caption Workers at Nahrawan, one of the largest brick factories in Iraq, on the eastern outskirts of the capital, Baghdad.
Image copyright Suzanne Plunkett/reuters
Image caption Models present creations from the Anya Hindmarch Autumn/Winter 2015 collection during London Fashion Week.
Image copyright Siphiwe Sibeko/reuters
Image caption In South Africa an elephant is one of a number being trained in bio-detection to see if they can use their exceptional sense of smell to sniff out explosives, landmines and poachers.
Image copyright Youssef Boudlal/reuters
Image caption Berber women weave traditional carpets in the village of Ait Sghir, in the High Atlas region of Morocco.

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