Photos of the week

Our top photos from the last week.

  • Residents react as policemen take position during an operation in the Mare slums complex in Rio de Janeiro Thomas White Reuters

  • A car drives with a Russian flag on a road outside the Crimean port city of Feodosia Thomas White Reuters

  • Uncontacted Indians react to a plane flying over their community in the Amazon basin ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Children look at the fin of a mortar projectile that was found at the Al-Abassi camp for internally displaced persons, after an attack by rebels, in Mellit town Thomas White Reuters

  • Kosovo Albanians mourn during a reburial ceremony of the remains of 19 Albanians who were killed during the Kosovo War and identified from a mass grave in the village of Krusha e Vogel Thomas White Reuters

  • People lay down in a pedestrian zone as part of an art project in remembrance of 528 victims of the "Katzbach" Nazi concentration camp in Frankfurt Thomas White Reuters

  • Member of the pro-government "red shirt" movement attacks a Buddhist monk outside the National Anti-Corruption Commission office in Nonthaburi province Thomas White Reuters

  • Man looks down at an unexploded barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Assad at a cemetery in al-Qatanah neighbourhood of Aleppo Thomas White Reuters

  • Rescue worker looks over the debris pile from the mudslide in Oso ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A family member of a passenger onboard Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 cries on a bus before heading to the Malaysian embassy, outside Lido Hotel in Beijing ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Abuzar, the son of Afghan journalist Sardar Ahmed of AFP who was killed with his wife and two children during an attack by gunmen at Serena Hotel, is comforted by his grandmother at the Emergency hospital in Kabul ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Two U.S. helicopters land at The Hague airport Thomas White Reuters

  • An eagle owl sits on a branch in its enclosure at the Grugapark in Essen ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • The entrance to a tunnel exposed by the Israeli military is seen on the Israeli side of the Israel-Gaza border Thomas White Reuters

  • Chinese honour guards lift caskets containing the remains of Chinese soldiers during the handing over ceremony of the remains at the Incheon International Airport in Incheon John Goh Reuters

  • A child attends a campaign rally of the Great Indonesia Movement Party at a stadium in Jakarta Thomas White Reuters

  • Workers of the BVS use batons to hit a worker of India's ruling Congress party during a clash at the Congress office in Lucknow ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A boy takes a bath along a pavement in Chennai Tom Peters Thomson Reuters

  • Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Zalmai Rassoul prepare to leave after an election rally in Mazar-I-Shariff ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Thousands of juvenile salmon are dispatched into a holding tank in the Sacramento River in Rio Vista Thomas White Reuters