Today's best photos: from Chinese astronauts to the Arc de Triomphe

'The National' selects the most stunning pictures from around the world

Bridge Collapse

A collapsed bridge under construction in Mumbai, India.

Uefa Europa League support

Sturm Graz supporters wave flags during the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between AS Monaco and SK Sturm Graz at 'Louis II' stadium in Monaco.

Homage to the founder of Bitcoin

A man wears a Guy Fawkes mask in front of the statue of Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious inventor of bitcoin, after its unveiling at the Graphisoft Park in Budapest.

Icebergs right ahead

Icebergs at the mouth of the Jakobshavns ice fjord during sunset near Ilulissat, Greenland.

On the edge

Workers assemble a retired passenger jet, planned to become a tourist attraction, on a cliff in Uluwatu, Bali.

Protest outside the Reichstag

An activist from Human rights group Unverhandelbar (non-negotiable) places photos of German politicians in front of Berlin's Reichstag building during a protest against human rights violations at Europe's external borders.

Christo's latest triumph

Workers install a shimmering wrapper to envelope the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, a posthumous installation known as 'L'Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped' conceived by the late artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude.

Updated: September 17th 2021, 12:44 PM