Picture News May 10, 2019

Bangkok, Thailand, May 10 – Thai officials dressed in traditional costumes feed an ox during the annual royal plowing ceremony in central Bangkok, Thailand. Photo courtesy of TNA
Kabul, Afghanistan, May 10 – Afghan security forces guard the site of an explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan. The Taliban attacked the offices of an international NGO in the Afghan capital, setting off a huge explosion and battling Afghan security forces in an assault that killed at least five people, interior ministry said in a statement. The Ministry spokesman says over 20 Afghans were wounded in the attack. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
Asuncion, Paraguay, May 10 – A boat transports people displaced by a flooded street in Asuncion, Paraguay. Officials in Paraguay say they have had to evacuate some 40,000 people in recent weeks because of flooding from unusually heavy rains across the South American nation. Paraguay declared a state of emergency on Wednesday in a province along the border with Argentina as torrential rains continued to swell rivers and cause floods. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo