Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

  • Family members of the victims killed in Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 plane disaster are seen reacting next to Mayor Pieter Broertjes through the window of a hearse carrying the victims' bodies, in Hilversum � Michael Kooren / Reuters

  • Palestinians walk past a fire following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike on a building in Gaza City � Suhaib Salem / Reuters

  • Malaysian air crash investigators take photos of the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 � MAXIM ZMEYEV / Reuters

  • Volunteers wade across a lagoon at dawn to gather flamingo chicks and place them inside a corral at the Fuente de Piedra natural reserve � Jon Nazca / Reuters

  • Williams Formula One driver Massa of Brazil crashes with his car in the first corner after the start of the German F1 Grand Prix at the Hockenheim racing circuit � Kai Pfaffenbach / Reuters

  • Allie Shaughnessy, who is dressed as Mystique, during the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention in San Diego, California � Sandy Huffaker / Reuters

  • A man looks at the wreckage of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane that crashed on Penghu island � Pichi Chuang / Reuters

  • Actor Shia LaBeouf arrives for a court appearance at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York � Lucas Jackson / Reuters

  • Israelis take cover as a siren warning of incoming rockets sounds in Ashkelon � Amir Cohen / Reuters

  • Mourners wait in a limousine after attending the funeral of Eric Garner in New York � Lucas Jackson / Reuters

  • German pianist Stefan Aaron plays an orange piano on a "flying carpet" platform suspended from a helicopter, over the Munich airport � Lukas Barth / Reuters

  • A Palestinian girl is treated at a hospital in the northern Gaza Strip � Mohammed Salem / Reuters

  • A rebel fighter sits on chairs as he aims his weapon through a hole inside a house in the town of Morek in Hama province � Stringer . / Reuters

  • The girlfriend of Israeli soldier Yifrah mourns as she lies atop his grave during his funeral near Tel Aviv � Ronen Zvulun / Reuters

  • The cruise liner Costa Concordia is seen during the refloat operation at Giglio Island � Alessandro Bianchi / Reuters

  • Sgt. Matt Krumwiede prepares to put on prosthetic legs at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio � Jim Urquhart / Reuters

  • Palestinian children sit in a car as they flee their family homes following heavy Israeli shelling during an Israeli ground offensive east of Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip � Ibraheem Abu Mustafa / Reuter

  • A relative of a passenger on board the crashed TransAsia Airways plane cries in Kaohsiung International Airport, southern Taiwan � Stringer Taiwan / Reuters

  • Mim Morris wipes her forehead as she looks through the remnants of her home, which was destroyed by the Carlton Complex Fire, as her grandson, Joel Lafer, joins her near Malott, Washington � David Ryder / Reuters

  • A Palestinian woman wearing clothes stained with the blood of other relatives, who medics said were wounded in Israeli shelling, cries at a hospital in Gaza City � Mohammed Salem / Reuters