News Pictures of The Week - June 17
A man jumps over burning tyres set on fire by people who also block access to Brasilia's Mane Garrincha, one of the six host stadiums for the upcoming Confederations Cup, to protest in part against the government's policy of the...More
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Re-enactors dressed as knights stage a medieval jousting competition at Eltham Palace on June 16, 2013 in Eltham, England. The 'Grand Medieval Joust' event at Eltham Palace, an English Heritage property which was the childhood home of...More
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Well-wishers from South Africa and the Bahamas stand with signs outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela, 94, has spent the previous the week June 16, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa....More
Oxfam charity volunteers wear masks depicting the G8 leaders during a photocall outside City Hall on June 16, 2013 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The G8 group of world leaders will meet tomorrow in Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during the annual Trooping the Colour Ceremony on June 15, 2013 in London, England. Today's ceremony which marks the...More
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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge returns to Buckingham Palace in a horse drawn carriage after attending the annual Trooping the Colour Ceremony on June 15, 2013 in London, England. Today's ceremony which marks the Queen's official...More
An Iranian supporter of moderate presidential candidate Hassan Rowhani hold his portrait as she sprays artificial snow to celebrate his victory in Valiasr street in Tehran on June 15, 2013.
Two female members of the Church of Nazareth pray as they take part in a service at Rockville School, in Soweto on June 15, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Baptist church, which is a mixture of Zulu tradition and Christianity,...More
Queen Elizabeth II leaves the London Clinic after visiting her husband Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh on June 15, 2013 in London, England. The Duke of Edinburgh is recovering in hospital after undergoing exploratory abdominal...More
Children in the Alexandra Township stand next to a mural of Nelson Mandela on June 15,2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The former South African President and leader of the anti-apartheid movement is spending a seventh night in...More