24 hours in pictures Oct. 6

See what happened yesterday around the world in 24 hours of pictures.

  • Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France (bottom) returns a shot against Jamie Murray (top L) of Britain and John Peers of Australia during their men's doubles final match at the Japan Open tennis championships in Tokyo. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

  • Relatives of one of the soldiers who was killed during Saturday's attack at a checkpoint mourn during an official military memorial ceremony, in Tripoli October 6, 2013. Gunmen killed at least 12 Libyan soldiers in the attack on the checkpoint near the city of Bani Walid, a former stronghold of supporters of Muammar Gaddafi, security officials said on Saturday. REUTERS/Ismail Zetouni

  • Mohammed al-Karaz, a Free Syrian Army fighter who said he lost one of his legs during the recent violence in Syria, aims his weapon as he sits in his shooting position in the al-Soukhour neighbourhood of Aleppo October 5, 2013. Karaz, 32, who is married with two children, is the commander of the al-Yasser battalion, which is part of the Tawhid Brigade that operates under the Free Syrian Army. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib

  • A man falls during clashes between anti-Mursi protesters, and members of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi supporters, along a road at Ramsis square, which leads to Tahrir Square, at a celebration marking Egypt's 1973 war with Israel, in Cairo. REUTERS/Amr Dalsh

  • Juventus' Arturo Vidal is challenged by AC Milan's Riccardo Montolivo during their Italian Serie A soccer match at the Juventus stadium in Turin. REUTERS/Giorgio Perottino

  • Oktoberfest waitresses hold sparklers while celebrating the end of the world's biggest beer festival, the 180th Oktoberfest, in Munich. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

  • Visitors attend the 42nd annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, New Mexico October 5, 2013. Thousands of spectators gathered on Saturday at the city's balloon park to watch more than 500 balloons of all shapes and sizes lift off in two stages during the so-called mass ascensions. The fiesta runs through October 13. REUTERS/STRINGER Mexico

  • Frontier soldiers run as a storm surge hits the coastline under the influence of Typhoon Fitow in Wenling, Zhejiang province, October 6, 2013. China issued a red alert ahead of Typhoon Fitow, which is expected to lash east of the country on Sunday evening. REUTERS

  • Maria Isabel Rodriguez Romero reacts as she packs her family's belongings outside her apartment, where they had been camping out for a week and a half after their eviction in Madrid October 5, 2013. Rodriguez Romero lived with her husband, daughter and parents in a social rental flat of the Municipal Housing and Land Company (EMVS) in Madrid. REUTERS/Susana Vera

  • Indian Air Force personnel examine a damaged two-seater Microlight aircraft after it made an emergency landing in a park at New Delhi October 6, 2013. The aircraft had to make an emergency landing due to technical problems and no casualties were reported, according to local media. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

  • Photographers take pictures of demonstrators during a protest outside the Daily Mail headquarters in London October 6, 2013. The newspaper stirred controversy recently, when it ran a story about Ralph Miliband, the late father of opposition Labour party leader, Ed Miliband. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

  • A Greek army reservist shouts slogans during a rally in front of the parliament in Athens October 6, 2013. Dozens of protesters supporting the union of Greek army reservists of Special Forces (KEED) held a rally calling on the government to resign as it has failed to provide work, health and education to Greeks, according to their statements. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

  • Military aircraft participate in flying display over Tahrir Square as Egypt celebrates the anniversary of an attack on Israeli forces during the 1973 war, in Cairo. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

  • A riot police officer, on a armoured personnel carrier surrounded by anti-Mursi protesters (foreground), fires rubber bullets at members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi along a road at Ramsis square, which leads to Tahrir Square, during clashes at a celebration marking Egypt's 1973 war with Israel, in Cairo October 6, 2013. REUTERS/Amr Dalsh

  • Juventus' Arturo Vidal is challenged by AC Milan's Sulley Muntari during their Italian Serie A match at the Juventus stadium in Turin. REUTERS

  • St. Louis Rams wide receiver Chris Givens is tackled by Jacksonville Jaguars strong safety John Cyprien during the first half at The Edward Jones Dome. Scott Kane-USA TODAY Sports

  • Estoril's Pedro Galvao reacts after committing a foul on Benfica's Maxi Pereira during their Portuguese Premier League soccer match at the Coimbra da Mota stadium in Estoril October 6, 2013. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

  • Free Syrian Army fighters play around while testing a catapult arm in Jubaila neighbourhood in Deir al zor, eastern Syria October 5, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

  • Swimmers dive into the water as they participate in the Cross Harbour Race event in Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour October 6, 2013. About 2,000 people took part in the event. The race stretches approximately 1.5 km (0.9 miles), from the Sam Ka Tsuen Public Pier to Quarry Bay Park Public Pier. REUTERS/Siu Chiu

  • Louaay Baghdadi, a survivor of a boat that sank off the Indonesian coast, greets his mother at Beirut international airport October 6, 2013. The boat carrying migrants to Australia sank off the Indonesian coast on September 27, 2013 killing at least 21 people, Indonesian police said. Reuters/Mohamed Azakir

  • Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is seen through a window of his plane as he arrives at Ngurai Rai airport in Denpasar, Bali, October 6, 2013, to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit. REUTERS/Edgar Su

  • Military helicopters are seen flying over while people gather at Tahrir Square to celebrate the anniversary of an attack on Israeli forces during the 1973 war, in Cairo October 6, 2013. REUTERS/ Mohamed Abd El Ghany

  • A Catholic priest blesses pet dogs during the feast of Saint Francis of Assisi, outside the Saint Francis church in Lima October 6, 2013. Saint Francis is known as the patron saint of animals and the environment. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil

  • Boca Juniors' Fernando Gago is challenged by River Plate's Eder Alvarez Balanta during their Argentine Championship First Division soccer match in Buenos Aires. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian