The coffin leaves after the funerals of two French policemen killed in a Paris car chase, at Prefecture de Police on February 26, 2013 in Paris, France. The two officers were killed after their vehicle collided with a car they were chasing on the peripherique, the capital's main ring road, on Thursday February 21.
Ronnie O'Sullivan attends a press conference at Hilton London Metropole on February 26, 2013 in London, England. Reigning World Snooker Champion Ronnie O'Sullivan announced his comeback ahead of the upcoming World Snooker Championships in Sheffield in April 2013.
The dome of St. Peter is seen from the Aventino on February 26, 2013 in Rome, Italy. The Pontiff will hold his last weekly public audience on February 27, 2013 before he retires the following day. Pope Benedict XVI has been the leader of the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first Pope to retire since 1415. He cites ailing health as his reason for retirement and will spend the rest of his life in solitude away from public engagements.
Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and German Foreign Minister Guido Westerelle depart after speaking to the media following talks at the Foreign Ministry on February 2, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. Kerry is scheduled to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov later in the day.
Gareth Bale of Tottenham Hotspur performs an overhead kick during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at the Boleyn Ground on February 25, 2013 in London, England.
UKIP supporter Christine Hamilton knocks on doors in a street as she helps campaign for UKIP in the forthcoming by-election on February 25, 2013 in Eastleigh, England. The by-election is being fought for the former seat of ex-Liberal Democrat MP Chris Huhne and will be held on February 28, 2013.