Photos of the day March 9, 2013
The Associated Press
Published: March 9, 2013 06:13PM
Updated: March 9, 2013 06:13PM
An Afghan Army soldier runs to take up position outside the Afghan Defense Ministry after a suicide bomber on a bicycle struck outside the ministry, killing at least nine Afghan civilians as U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visited Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, March 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)

A collection of the best photos from around the world updated throughout the day March 9, 2013.