World in Pictures, November 18, 2013: Thai festival of Loy Krathong and Mount Etna erupts

Eye catching pictures from events at home and around the world

Today’s World in Pictures features photographs of thousands of paper-made balloons, powered by burning oil, rise into the evening sky in Thailand province of Chiang Mai, during the Loy Krathong Festival and, lava spews from the mouth of Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano.

 

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