Today in Pictures - October 18, 2013

Kiefer Racing Moto3 rider Luca Grunwald of Germany crashes during a free practice session ahead of the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, at Phillip Island Circuit, Thursay, Oct 18, 2013. - PHOTO: REUTERS
Kiefer Racing Moto3 rider Luca Grunwald of Germany crashes during a free practice session ahead of the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, at Phillip Island Circuit, Thursay, Oct 18, 2013. - PHOTO: REUTERS

A MotoGP crash in Australia, conflict in Syria, and initiation for students in Spain. These, and more pictures, from around the world here