Offbeat Pictures of The Week - February 14


Kuwaiti men stand near camels during a competition in al-Salmi... News PhotoAdult,Animal,Camel,Camel Racing,Competition,Continuity,Desert,District,Horizontal,Human Interest,Kilometer,Kuwait,Kuwait City,Men,Middle East,Offbeat,Persian Gulf CountriesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPKuwaiti men stand near camels during a competition in al-Salmi district, a desert area 120 kms west of Kuwait City, on February 7, 2013, held as part of the ongoing Popular Heritage Festival. The one-month event is held annually to commemorate popular activities in Kuwaiti heritage, featuring camel races, falcons contests, fishing competitions and others. AFP PHOTO/YASSER AL-ZAYYAT (Photo credit should read YASSER AL-ZAYYAT/AFP/Getty Images)