Flags, Trump, pyrotechnics & more — it happened today: May 13 in pictures

Members of the honor guard hold red flags during a welcome ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing; President Trump is awarded a doctorate at Liberty University’s commencement in Lynchburg, Va.; Cologne supporters ignite pyrotechnics during the German Bundesliga soccer match in Leverkusen, Germany. These are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/Getty/Reuters)

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Malli goes down on wet field

Wolfsburg’s Yunus Malli (back) in action against Moenchengladbach’s Jannik Vestergaard (front) during the German Bundesliga soccer match between VfL Wolfsburg and Borussia Moenchengladbach in Wolfsburg, Germany, May 13, 2017. The match ended 1-1. (Photo: Felipe Trueba/EPA)

Sending up a red flag

Members of the honor guard hold red flags as they wait for the arrival of visiting Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban during a welcome ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, May 13, 2017. Orban is in Beijing to attend the Belt and Road Forum on May 14-15. (Photo: Andy Wong/AP)

President Donald Trump is awarded a doctorate degree

U.S. President Donald Trump (C) is awarded a doctorate degree before delivering keynote address at Liberty University’s commencement in Lynchburg, Virginia, May 13, 2017. (Photo: Yuri Gripas/Reuters)

Jeremy Corbyn on the campaign trail

Labor Leader Jeremy Corbyn is startled by Cody the Dachshund during a campaign event outside the James Paget Hospital on May, 13, 2017 in Great Yarmouth, England. (Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Nadal celebrates at Madrid Open

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after defeating Novak Djokovic of Serbia in their mens semifinal tennis match at the Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain, May 13, 2017. Nadal won the match 6-2, 6-4. (Photo: Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP)

Pope holds up a monstrance in Portugal

Pope Francis holds up a monstrance during an open-air solemn Mass to canonize Jacinta and Francisco Marto, at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, May 13, 2017, in Fatima, Portugal. Pope Francis urged Catholics on Friday to “tear down all walls” and spread peace as he traveled to this Portuguese shrine town to canonize two poor, illiterate shepherd children whose visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago marked one of the most important events of the 20th-century Catholic Church. (Photo: Armando Franca/AP)

Eye on the puck

Goalkeeper Elvis Merzlikins of Latvia looks at the puck at the 2017 IIHF World Championships in Cologne, Germany on May 13, 2017. (Photo: Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters)

Religious service in Romania

Priests walk by the coffin of Andreea Cristea, who was a victim of the attack on Westminster Bridge, during a religious service in Constanta, Romania, May 13, 2017. A Romanian tourist thrown into the Thames when an extremist plowed into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, was finally buried in this Black Sea port which was her hometown. Andreea Cristea, 31, was knocked into the river when Khalid Masood drove his rented SUV into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge on March 22. She died two weeks later. Her boyfriend, Andrei Burnaz, who was about to propose, suffered a broken foot. (Photo: Vadim Ghirda/AP)

A man blows smoke on his fighting bird

A man blows cigarette smoke on his fighting cock at the backyard of his house in Paranaque city, metro Manila, Philippines May 13, 2017. (Photo: Romeo Ranoco/Reuters)

Cologne supporters ignite pyrotechnics

Cologne supporters ignite pyrotechnics during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and 1. FC Cologne in Leverkusen, Germany, May 13, 2017. (Photo: Sascha Steinbach/EPA)

Beckham can’t beat the thrown out at 1B

Tampa Bay Rays’ Tim Beckham, center, can not beat the throw to Boston Red Sox’s Mitch Moreland, behind, on a ground out in the fifth inning of a baseball game, May 13, 2017, in Boston. (Photo: Michael Dwyer/AP)

Lewis Hamilton during the third practice session

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the third practice session for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, May 13, 2017. The F1 race will be held on Sunday. (Photo: Emilio Morenatti/AP)

People run for cover from mortar attack

Indians run for cover as a mortar shell is fired from the Pakistan side of the border in a civilian area at Bhawani village, Nowshera sector, along the highly militarized Line of Control that divides the region between India and Pakistan, May 13, 2017. Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir on Saturday, killing two civilians and wounding six others, officials said. (Photo: Channi Anand/AP)

Djokovic faces Nadal at Madrid Open

Novak Djokovic hits a return to Rafael Nadal during their mens semifinal tennis match at the Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain, May 13, 2017. (Photo: Francisco Seco/AP)

Franco Cervi celebrates with teammates

Benfica’s Franco Cervi, left, celebrates with teammates Raul Jimenez and Jonas, right, after scoring the opening goal during a Portuguese league soccer match between Benfica and Vitoria de Guimaraes at the Luz stadium in Lisbon, May 13, 2017. (Photo: Pedro Rocha/AP)

Rice harvest on the outskirts of Naypyitaw

Burmese farm workers harvest rice in a paddy field on the outskirts of Naypyitaw, Myanmar, May 13, 2017. Myanmar used to be one of the main exporters of rice in Asia, and according to media reports about 61 percent of its population still depend on the rice industry. (Photo: Hein Htet/EPA)

Packs of blood are seen at a hospital in Mosul

Packs of blood are seen during a blood donation campaign at Ibn al-Atheer hospital in eastern Mosul, Iraq, May 13, 2017. (Photo: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters)

Art installation at the 57th La Biennale of Venice

Italian artist Lorenzo Quinn’s installation called ” Support” is seen on Ca’ Sagredo palace during the 57th La Biennale of Venice, in Venice, Italy May 13, 2017. (Photo: Stefano Rellandini/Reuters)

Demonstrators hold flares in Tunis

Demonstrators hold flares during a demonstration against a bill that would protect those accused of corruption from prosecution on Habib Bourguiba Avenue in Tunis, Tunisia, May 13, 2017. (Photo: Zoubeir Souissi/Reuters)

Popemobile leaves mass

Pope Francis in his popemobile leaves at the end of a Mass where he canonized shepherd children Jacinta and Francisco Marto at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, May 13, 2017, in Fatima, Portugal. Pope Francis urged Catholics on Friday to “tear down all walls” and spread peace as he traveled to this Portuguese shrine town to canonize two poor, illiterate shepherd children whose visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago marked one of the most important events of the 20th-century Catholic Church. (Photo: AP)

Bonfires during Lag Ba’Omer celebrations

Ultra-Orthodox Jews stand next to bonfires during Lag Ba’Omer celebrations in Bnei Brak, Israel, on May 13, 2017. Lag Ba’Omer commemorates the end of a plague said to have decimated Jews in Roman times. (Photo: Oded Balilty/AP)

Beats the throw

Milwaukee Brewers’ Jett Bandy just beats the tag of New York Mets’ Kevin Plawecki to score during the fifth inning of a baseball game, May 13, 2017, in Milwaukee. (Photo: Tom Lynn/AP)

Crash at NASCAR Monster Cup

Aric Almirola (43) crashes into Danica Patrick and Joey Logano during the NASCAR Monster Cup auto race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., May 13, 2017. (Photo: Colin E. Braley/AP)

Harper is doused after homer

Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper (34) is doused as he scores on his game-winning two-run homer during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on May 13, 2017, in Washington. The Nationals won 6-4. (Photo: Alex Brandon/AP)

U2 kicks off tour

Members of U2 kick off their world tour of the Joshua Tree in Vancouver, British Columbia, Friday, May 12, 2017. (Photo: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Game-winning goal

Ottawa Senators’ Bobby Ryan, center, celebrates with teammates Marc Methot (3), Derick Brassard (19), Mark Stone (61) and Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) after scoring the game-winning goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the overtime period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Pittsburgh. Ottawa won 2-1 in overtime. (Photo: Gene J. Puskar/AP)