Photos of the week
People gather to observe the eruption of the Mauna Loa Volcano in Hawaii, December 1. REUTERS/Go Nakamura
Brazil's Neymar celebrates scoring their second goal against South Korea during their World Cup Round of 16 mamore
Police secures the area after 25 suspected members and supporters of a far-right group were detained during ramore
U.S. Senator Raphael Warnock (D-GA) holds his daughter Chloe and his son Caleb in his arms during an election more
Derek Chisora during his WBC World Heavyweight Title fight against Tyson Fury in London, Britain, December 3. more
Netherlands' Denzel Dumfries celebrates scoring their third goal against the United States during their Round more
U.S. President Joe Biden and Cherelle Griner speak on the phone with WNBA basketball star Brittney Griner aftemore
People dressed as Santa Claus take part in the Nikolaus Lauf (Saint Nicholas run), in the streets of Michendormore
France's President Emmanuel Macron makes a toast, as the Bidens host the Macrons for a State Dinner at the Whimore
A member of Peru's Congress displays a Peruvian flag after Congress approved the removal of President Pedro Camore
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, attend the 2022 Robert F. Kennedy Human more
Portugal's Goncalo Ramos celebrates scoring their first goal against Switzerland during their Round of 16 Worlmore
People take shelter inside the metro station amid Russian missile attacks in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 5. REUTERmore
Morocco players celebrate after Achraf Hakimi scores the winning goal during their penalty shootout against Spmore
Pandemic prevention workers wait for the start of their shift to look after buildings as residents undergo hommore
Japan fans react as they watch their penalty shootout against Croatia during the World Cup, at the Bee bar in more
South Korea players and coaching staff celebrate after their match against Portugal as South Korea qualify formore
Smoke and flames rise during an Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip, December 4. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
Soccer Football - FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 - Group E - Costa Rica v Germany - Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor, Qatarmore
U.S. President Joe Biden gestures to Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who is wearing a hat more
Japan fans carry rubbish in plastic bags as they clean the stands after their World Cup match against Spain inmore
Local resident Zlata, 6, pets a dog as she stands at a gate with holes created by shrapnel near her house, as more
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo is pictured on the substitutes bench during their Round of 16 World Cup match agamore
Our oddest photos of the week
Odd and unusual images from around the world this week.
New Peru president sworn in after predecessor ousted
Peru's Congress swore in a new president in a day of sweeping political drama that saw the former leader, Pedro Castillo, ousted in an impeachment trial hours...
People's Choice Awards red carpet
Stars attend the 2022 People's Choice Awards in Santa Monica.
Young faces at the World Cup
Football's young fans bring extra cheer at the World Cup in Qatar.
Iconic images from the Iraq War, 20 years after it began
The 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq was meant to topple a dictator who had inflicted reckless wars and economic misery on his fellow Iraqis, and then to usher in a thriving democracy. Instead, Iraqis faced years of upheaval and chaos.
From blizzards to landslides, California's surreal winter weather
Twelve atmospheric rivers have pounded California since late December, inundating parts of the drought-stricken state with raging floodwaters.
Drone wars: UAVs on the frontlines of Ukraine
Russian and Ukrainian forces launch reconnaissance and attack drones in what has been called the first full-scale drone war in history.
Peak bloom in Tokyo and more from cherry blossom season
Peak bloom arrived in Japan's capital this week on March 22, one of the earliest in recorded history, according to national broadcaster NHK, citing the weather agency.
In photos: The holy month of Ramadan
Muslims around the world observe the holy month of Ramadan.
French police face off with protesters over pension reform
Labor unions fear the protests, now in their second week, could turn more violent if the government does not heed the growing popular anger over pension curbs.
NYC braces for Trump indictment
Workers erected barricades around a Manhattan courthouse on Monday as New York City braced for a possible indictment of Donald Trump, in what would be the first-ever criminal case against any U.S. president.
Protesters and police clash across France in day of strife
Police fired tear gas and fought with violent black-clad anarchists in Paris on Thursday as hundreds of thousands of mainly peaceful protesters marched across France against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to raise the pension age.
Photos of the week
A selection of some of our top news photography from around the world this week.