Photos of the Week (02/24/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) President Donald Trump greets attendees at the National African American History Month Reception at the White House in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Jim Young

2) Tombs are vandalized in the Jewish cemetery of Quatzenheim, eastern France. Marches and gatherings against anti-Semitism are taking place across France following a series of anti-Semitic acts that shocked the country. Photo: AP

3) Children walk on garbage during an annual Lampung bay clean-up event in the Sukaraja village in the Bumi Waras subdistrict of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia. Photo: AFP

4) The light on top of the Luxor Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, illuminates snow falling during a winter storm on February 20, 2019. The National Weather Service in Las Vegas issued a winter-weather advisory for the area overnight. Photo: Ethan Miller / Getty

5) An upside-down pair of pants is seen embedded in a snowbank in Omaha, Nebraska, on February 20, 2019, after yet another snowstorm hit the city. Photo: Nati Harnik / AP

6) A pangolin looks for food on private property in Johannesburg, South Africa, on February 15, 2019. World Pangolin Day was observed around the globe on February 16. Photo: Themba Hadebe / AP

7) Ryan Blaney (no 12), Aric Almirola (10), Paul Menard (21), David Ragan (38) and Matt DiBenedetto (95) in a pile-up between turns three and four of the Nascar Daytona 500 race at Daytona International Speedway.  Photograph: Phelan M Ebenhack/AP

8) Duke Blue Devils forward Zion Williamson reacts after falling when his shoe split during the first half against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Cameron Indoor Stadium om Durham, North Carolina. Photo: USA TODAY SPORTS

9) Fans watch as Luke Maye of the North Carolina Tar Heels waits to throw the ball inbounds against the Duke Blue Devils during their game at the Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina, on February 20, 2019. North Carolina upset #1-rated Duke. Photo: Streeter Lecka / Getty

10) Servicemen of the Belarusian Interior Ministry’s special forces unit take part in event “Winter fun” at their base in Minsk, Belarus. Photo: Reuters

11) The head of Godzilla, a Japanese monster movie character, is seen on a building of Toho Cinema in Tokyo, Japan. Photo: Reuters

12) Giant figures of French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are seen during the 135th Carnival parade in Nice, France. Photo: Reuters

13) A model presents a creation adorned with images of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II at London Fashion Week Women’s A/W19. Photo: Reuters

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