Best of the world - June 19th, 2012

Best of the world - June 19th, 2012

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The best pictures from the international wire services as chosen by the Picture Editors at the Sydney Morning Herald. Follow us at


A deer runs over a meadow covered in morning mist on June 18, 2012 near Trauchgau, southern Germany.Photo: AFP


A stunt man dressed as Spiderman performs on Osaka's landmark tower Tsutenkaku, western Japan, on Monday, June 18, 2012 to promote the film "The Amazing Spiderman."Photo: AP Photo


Supporters, in Cairo's Tahrir square, of Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohammed Mursi wave national flags, on June 18 2012, as they celebrate victory in Egypt's first free presidential vote since its uprising.Photo: AFP


Indian Kushti wrestlers perform preform handstands while warming up before a practise session in the mud at an Akhaara, a Kushti training centre, in the northern Indian city of Allahabad, June 18, 2012.Photo: AFP



A fan from Netherlands waits for the begining of the Euro 2012 football championships match Portugal vs. Netherlands, on June 17, 2012 at the Metalist stadium in Kharkov.Photo: AFP


Supporters of the German national football team cheer as they watch an outdoor screen showing the EURO 2012 football match between Germany and Denmark, on the banks of the river Elbe in Dresden, eastern Germany, on June 17, 2012. Germany won the match 2-1.Photo: AFP


Australian rider Casey Stoner corners his Repsol Honda GP bike during the MotoGP race at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone racetrack near Northampton on June 17, 2012. Spain's Jorge Lorenzo won the race ahead of Australia's Casey Stoner and Spain's Dani Pedrosa.Photo: AFP


Cheerleaders perform on center court before the women's beach volleyball final at the 3rd Asian Beach Games in Haiyang, Shandong Province on June 18, 2012.Photo: AFP


Sweat is seen on the back of Varapatsorn Radarong of Thailand during her Beach Volleyball Women's Gold Medal match with Tanarattha Udomchavee of Thailand against Chunxia Chen and Anna Hu of China on Day 2 of the 3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang 2012 at Fengxiang Beach on June 18, 2012 in Haiyang, China.Photo: Getty Images


Charlotte Frank, 8, throws a paper airplane near Hughes Stadium as the High Park Fire burns west of Fort Collins, Colorado, on Sunday, June 17, 2012.Photo: AP Photo