Photos of the week
Police officers detain an opposition supporter during a rally in Vladivostok, Russia. REUTERS/Yuri Maltsev
A woman rests in bed with her children in the paediatric ward at the Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital inside...more
Brides-to-be participate in the "Running of the Brides" race in a park in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Athit...more
Snipers of the Iraqi federal police take their positions during clashes with Islamic State militants, in...more
Vanessa James of France falls down while competing with Morgan Cipres at the ISU World Championships in...more
A student of the General Yermolov Cadet School is seen on duty during military training at a boot camp of the...more
A dust storm sweeps through a makeshift camps in Baidoa, west of Somalia's capital Mogadishu. REUTERS/Feisal...more
A bust of Cristiano Ronaldo is seen before the ceremony to rename Funchal Airport as Cristiano Ronaldo Airport...more
House Speaker Paul Ryan holds a news conference after Republicans pulled the American Health Care Act bill to...more
The relative of an inmate looks at a police helicopter flying over the Cadereyta prison after a riot broke...more
Displaced Iraqis wait to get food supplies as Iraqi forces battle with Islamic State militants, in western...more
The body of a migrant attached to a life jacket is seen in central Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast....more
A child peers through a cut made in one of the stars that make up the European Union flag, during a support...more
A bull shark that was found in a puddle south of Townsville, following flooding in the area from heavy rains...more
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish protesters take part in a demonstration against members of their community serving in...more
Displaced Iraqis who had fled their homes lie on the ground inside a tent at Hammam al-Alil camp south of...more
Derrick Campana kneels beside Angel Marie, a three legged mini horse who wears a prosthetic leg made by...more
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau high fives a robotic arm as he takes part in a robotics demonstration...more
Iraqi tourists play with snow at Mount Korek, Iraq. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
Pro-Trump rally participants yell at an Anti-Trump protester as the two sides clash during the Southern...more
Residents flee as Iraqi forces fight Islamic State militants for control of western Mosul.
Inside the grueling training for China's paramilitary police.
Iraqi forces enter Mosul's Old City as Islamic State militants put up fierce resistance from the close-packed houses and narrow streets.
About 400 migrants onboard a drifting overcrowded wooden boat are rescued from the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast.