Offbeat Pictures of The Week - January 29


Riot police stand guard opposite a road block of the anti-government... News PhotoAnti-Government,Bestpix,Conflict,Crisis,Euromaidan,Guarding,Horizontal,Kiev,Offbeat,Politics,Protest,Protestor,Rebellion,Riot Police,Road,Ukraine,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPRiot police stand guard opposite a road block of the anti-government protesters in Kiev on January 28, 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin and the EU's top officials went into talks Tuesday sharply divided over Ukraine and eastern Europe, with trust in short supply and little sign of compromise. Putin made no statement as he strode in and posed briefly for photographers with interlocutors, European Council president Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission head Jose Manuel Barroso. AFP PHOTO / ARIS MESSINIS (Photo credit should read ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)