Photos of the Week

Our top photos from the past week.

  • Interior Ministry members are on fire, caused by molotov cocktails hurled by anti-government protesters, as they stand guard during clashes in Kiev Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • Sweden's Holmlund, Canada's Serwa, Austria's Ofner and Switzerland's Smith competes during women's freestyle skiing skicross semi-finals at 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor Marika Kochiashvili Reuters

  • A woman sits on a bench on a flooded Thames riverside path in Staines, southern England Thomas White Reuters

  • Anti-government protesters throw missiles during clashes with riot police at the Independence Square in Kiev Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • Opposition supporter Genesis Carmona is evacuated on a motorcycle after being shot in the head during a protest against Nicolas Maduro's government in Valencia Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • Man looks at ice formations in sea cave of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore of Lake Superior Hazliza Hazlan Reuters

  • Wounded people are seen after clashes with riot police in central Kiev Canice Leung Reuters

  • Britain's Prince Charles attends the traditional Saudi dance which was performed during Janadriya culture festival at Der'iya in Riyadh Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • People pray near the bodies of anti-government protesters killed during clashes with riot police in Kiev Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • A civilian, wounded by the impact of a rocket, sits on his bed at "Hopital de l'Amitie" in Bangui Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • (Blank Headline Received) Marika Kochiashvili Reuters

  • Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez gets into a National Guard armored vehicle in Caracas Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • Czech Republic's Moravec celebrates after crossing finish line in men's biathlon 15 km mass start event at 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics JaShong King Reuters

  • A female Bengali white tiger drags a man by his shirt after the man climbed into the enclosure, at a zoo in Chengdu Thomas White Reuters

  • German Chancellor Merkel watches a dance performance during a reception of German carnival societies in Berlin Hazliza Hazlan Reuters

  • Anti-government protesters clash with riot police at Independence Square in Kiev Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • A model removes her shoes as she presents a creation from the Sibling Autumn/Winter 2014 collection during London Fashion Week Kumutha Kumanan Reuters

  • Director Martin Scorsese arrives at the British Academy of Film and Arts (BAFTA) awards ceremony at the Royal Opera House in London Thomas White Reuters

  • A skier competes during men's freestyle skiing halfpipe finals at 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor Marika Kochiashvili Reuters