Denmark Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt (R) poses for a photo with young people in Copenhagen during general elections. Polls opened in Denmark in a close election, after a three-week campaign focusing on immigration and the economy

Youth around the world (1)French blogger Marie Lopez, aka EnjoyPhoenix, receives a soft toy as a gift from a crying fan during a signing of her first book ‘Enjoy Marie’ in a cultural store in Lyon

Youth around the world (3)Supporters of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) youth organization took part in a demonstration in front of the Egyptian embassy in Ankara, to protest against the death sentence against ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi. An Egyptian court upheld on June 16 a death sentence against Morsi for plotting jailbreaks and attacks on police during the country’s 2011 uprising

Youth around the world (2)Indian youth participate in a yoga convention program in Hyderabad. The first International Yoga Day was celebrated on June 21