Best photos of 2015

• Best photos of 2015

Best photos of 2015

The best pictures from around the world, made in 2015 for the period from January to March.

Best photos of 2015

Celebratory fireworks on the background of Big Ben at midnight, January 1, 2015. Photo: Peter McDiarmid / Getty Images.

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Ice-Bound lighthouse after a strong storm in South Haven, Michigan. Icicles from the huge waves frozen in a surreal forms. After each new wave of water froze almost instantly, making a beacon in an unusual post. Mike Kline / BARCROFT.

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Angela McClements jumping into the icy water in Northern Ireland. This is an annual charity event held on the north coast of Antrim. Photo: Charles McQuillan / Getty Images.

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User Winter Swimming Championship, which was held in London. Photo: John Stillwell / PA.

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Wustermark park employee helps to establish a model of a dinosaur. It looks as if a dinosaur is going to swallow it. Germany. Photo: EPA / Ralf Hirschberger.

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Syrian rebels in the city of Idlib in northern Syria. Photo: REUTERS.

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The Duchess of Cambridge Catherine on the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Mons. Eddie Mulholland / The Telegraph.

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Armed gunmen fired at police near the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Photo: AFP / Getty Images.

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The special operation to find militants who attacked Charlie Hebdo office, hiding in the woods. Photo: Heathcliff O'Malley.

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A US military salutes during a jump from a plane C-130 Hercules. Photo: US / REX DDP.

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the crash of Flight 235 in Taipei TransAsia Airways. ATR 72 plane began a sharp decline shortly after takeoff. On the frame of the video depicted the last seconds before the fall. The crash killed 43 people. They managed to survive 15.

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The fall of the Madonna during her performance at the Brit Music Awards in London's O2 Arena. Photo: REUTERS / Toby Melville.

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Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt stumbles during a walk in the Elysee Palace. Photo: Thierry Chesnot / Getty Images.

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The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a visit to the shoe factory in Pyongyang. Photo: Reuters / KCNA.

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Slam Vitor Nobrega at the enemy, Irishman Philip Malpeteru. MMA title match Estoril, Portugal. Photo: AP.

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Shaolin Monks posing for a photographer in London's Chinatown.

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Prince William on SHISHIMAI ceremony, in Ishinomaki, Japan. Photo: Chris Jackson / PA.

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The soldiers of the Chinese army wiped myself with snow at 30 degrees below zero. Such lessons hardening - of the winter training at a military base in Heihe, Heilongjiang Province, REUTERS.

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Skier climbs on top of the mountain, which towers over the Austrian city of Innsbruck. Photo: REUTERS / Dominic Ebenbichler.

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Brave pilot is flying over the volcano in Iceland Bárðarbunga. Photo: Solent News.

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Towing cargo ship in Osaka, after it ran aground

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A good frame, depicting a soldier on a background of graffiti depicting an angel's wings. Mexico. Photo: REUTERS.

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NASA astronaut Terry Wirtz took this beautiful shot flying over the British Isles, capturing the Northern Lights over Scotland.

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Iron Man in the London dining during ComicCon. Justin Tallis / AFP / Getty Images.

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Two New York girl during the "In the subway without pants." The essence of the event, which had its beginning in 2002, to come to the subway in winter, dressed in ordinary winter clothing, except for pants or skirts. In this case, you need to keep a straight face. The goal - fun and entertainment. No political motive action can not be held.

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City Ayn al-Arab, known as Kobanov, after heavy fighting, which lasted for four months. Bulent Kilic / AFP / Getty Images.

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Donbass after the armistice. Ukrainian military are playing football on the road, near Debaltsevo. Photo by Brendan Hoffman / Getty Images.

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Diamond 100 carats sold for 22, 1 million. Dollars by the auction house Sotheby's. Photo: Eddie Mulholland / Telegraph.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy A320 commemorated victims of the disaster at Digne-les-Ben.

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Tourist watching eruption Piton de la Fournaise.

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Frozen Niagara Falls.

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The launch of the Atlas-5 from Cape Canaveral in Florida. Photo: REUTERS / Michael Brown.