Volker Bouffier, state premier of the western federal state of Hesse and top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union for regional elections, fixes an election poster with his own image in Wiesbaden, western Germany.
Journalists film a screen displaying a court's microblog page showing disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai standing trial, in Jinan, Shandong province. Bo appeared in public for the first time in more than a year to face trial in eastern China, the final chapter of the country's most politically charged case in more than three decades.
Egyptian medics and police escort former President Hosni Mubarak into an ambulance after he was flown by a helicopter to the Maadi Military Hospital from Torah prison in Cairo. The ousted leader has been released from jail and taken to a military hospital.
Visitors look at a spillway at the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydro electric power station, 520 km (323 miles) south of Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk.