Photos of the day - February 7, 2013
Published: February 7, 2013 12:19PM
Updated: February 7, 2013 12:19PM
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A Malian woman waits at a checkpoint on the banks of the Niger river outside Gao, northern Mali, Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. French troops began to withdraw from Timbuktu Thursday after securing the fabled city as they ramped up their mission in another northern Mali city, searching for Islamic extremists who may be mixing among the local population. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
A collection of some of the best photos of the day, from throughout the world. February 7, 2013