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30/03/2015 - Gendarmerie vans block the view as relatives of Japanese victims pay their respects near a commemorative headstone in Seyne-les-Alpes, the closest accessible area to where the Germanwings Airbus A320 crashed in the French Alps, killing all on board

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30/03/2015 - TV journalists rush in the hotel during Iran nuclear talks in Lausanne, Switzerland

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30/03/2015 - Young boys play on a destroyed building near a sign reading "Kobane" in the Syrian town of Kobane, also known as Ain al-Arab

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30/03/2015 - A man gets into a booth before voting in the second round of the French departmental elections at the Evry City Hall, south of Paris

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30/03/2015 - The Australian cricket team celebrates with the trophy after defeating New Zealand in the 2015 Cricket World Cup final in Melbourne

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30/03/2015 - Girls hold palm leaves blessed during the morning Mass at the Cathedral of San Cristobal de La Laguna during a procession commemorating the arrival of Jesus in Jerusalem, on the Spanish Canary island of Tenerife

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30/03/2015 - Cardinals attend the Palm Sunday celebrations at St Peter's square at the Vatican

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30/03/2015 - A Nigerian policeman stands guard as APC party supporters march towards the Independent National Electoral Commission Office in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, calling for the cancellation of elections in the Rivers State

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30/03/2015 - An Afghan security personal stands guard at the site of a suicide attack targeting Gul Pacha Majidi, a lawmaker in Kabul

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30/03/2015 - A woman walks on an old sea bridge on Hengshaxiang island near Shanghai, China

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