Photos of the Week (03/17/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Armed police maintain a presence outside the Masjid Ayesha mosque in Manurewa, Auckland, New Zealand, on March 15, 2019. Shootings occurred at two mosques in Christchurch. Photo: Phil Walter / Getty

2) The national flag of New Zealand is flown at half-mast on a parliament building in Wellington. Photograph: Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images

3) People walk at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Photo: REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri

4) An Ethiopian relative of a plane-crash victim throws dirt in her own face after realizing that nothing physical is left of her loved one, near Bishoftu, Ethiopia, southeast of Addis Ababa, on March 14, 2019. She was mourning at the scene where an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday, killing all 157 on board. Photo: Mulugeta Ayene / AP

5) 17-year-old Farhana Islam of Albert Einstein High School in Kensington, Maryland, demonstrates with other high-school students outside the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., with the word enough written across her face during a walkout protest over a lack of U.S. federal-government action and legislation on gun violence and school shootings on March 14, 2019.  Photograph: Leah Millis / Reuters

6) Students perform under a shade made from used plastic bottles as they take part in a global protest against climate change in Gurugram, India, on March 15, 2019. Photo: Adnan Abidi / Reuters

7) In London, demonstrators take part in a protest over inaction on climate change, organized by the YouthStrike4Climate movement. Photograph: Henry Nicholls/Reuters. And in Edinburgh, Scotland…Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

8) People detained by security forces lie on the street after looting broke out during an ongoing blackout in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo: REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

9) In Caracas, Venezuela, a woman is detained by security forces after looting during an ongoing blackout in the capital. Photograph: Ivan Alvarado/Reuters

10) Opposition supporters clash with police in a rally against Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro’s government in Caracas, Venezuela, on March 9, 2019. Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins / Reuters

11) A Palestinian protester wearing a gas mask uses a slingshot to hurl back an Israeli-fired tear gas cannister during clashes in the village of Beit Sira, west of Ramallah, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, following a demonstration demanding the return of the bodies of those killed by Israeli forces. Photo: AFP

12) Carol Dean (R) cries while embraced by Megan Anderson and her 18-month-old daughter Madilyn, as Dean sifts through the debris of the home she shared with her husband, David Wayne Dean, who died when a tornado destroyed the house in Beauregard, Ala., March 4, 2019. Photo: AP

13) The “Tosa Log Cabin” rolls down N. Wauwatosa Ave. on it’s journey to 6404 W. North Ave. on Wednesday evening, March 13, 2019. The cabin is being moved to make way for a three-story apartment complex called the Gallatin Apartments. Photo: Scott Ash/Now News Group

14) Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett  speaks during the official announcement that Milwaukee will host the 2020 Democratic National Convention at Fiserv Forum. Standing to his left are Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez and Gov. Tony Evers. Photo: Mark Hoffman / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

15) Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez (center) hoists a beer with Milwaukee Bucks Senior Vice President Alex Lasry (left), Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes following the official announcement that Milwaukee will host the 2020 Democratic National Convention at Fiserv Forum on Monday. Milwaukee snagged the event over Houston and Miami. Photo: Mark Hoffman / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

16) Members of the City of Milwaukee Common Council gather for a photo after Mayor Tom Barrett (center) signed then hands the pen to Council President, Ashanti Hamilton to sign the resolution passed by the council in regards to the 2020 Democratic National Convention coming to Milwaukee and what the city agrees to provide. From left to right are Aldermen Jose Perez, Russell Stamper II, Cavalier Johnson, Mayor Tom Barrett, Council President Ashanti Hamilton, Alderwoman Milele Coggs and City of Milwaukee Comptroller Martin Matson. Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

17) The northwest side of the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee as demolition takes place.  More.  And more. Photos: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

18) Thick ice slabs litter yards and roads in Fremont, Nebraska, on March 14, 2019, after the ice-covered Platte River flooded its banks. Evacuations forced by flooding have occurred in several eastern-Nebraska communities. Photo: Nati Harnik / AP

19) A woman holds children’s hands near a pedestrian crossing as they look at newly installed ground-level crosswalk lights in Tel Aviv, Israel, on March 14, 2019. The new lights are meant to assist pedestrians distracted by looking down at their smartphone. Photo: Corinna Kern / Reuters

20) A guest prepares to sleep in a capsule hotel at Benito Juárez International Airport in Mexico City, Mexico, on March 13, 2019.  Photo: Edgard Garrido / Reuters

21) In New York, a long-missing tomahawk peace pipe which George Washington gave to the Seneca Indian leader Cornplanter in the late 18th century has been reunited with the tribe after an anonymous collector returned the artifact. Photograph: Philip J Pantano/AP

22) Poodles arrive for the final day of the Crufts dog show in Birmingham, England, on March 10, 2019. Photo: Hannah Mckay / Reuters

23) People attend a cat yoga class at Brooklyn cat cafe in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., March 13, 2019. Photo: Reuters

24) In Lofoten Islands, Norway, Swedish surfer Pontus Hallin waits for waves while sitting on his surfboard made of ice at the Delp surfing spot, near Straumnes in the Arctic Circle. Photograph: Olivier Morin/AFP/Getty Images

25) A competitor jumps into the Yarra River with his homemade flying device during the annual Birdman Rally at the Moomba Festival in Melbourne on March 10, 2019. Photo: William West / AFP / Getty

26) In this photo of the performance-art piece Levitation, created by the Los Angeles–based French-American artist Joséphine Wister Faure, a woman appears to levitate above a bed on the shores of the Salton Sea in Bombay Beach, California, on March 10, 2019. The site-specific piece was created for the 2019 Bombay Beach Biennale. Photo: Robyn Beck / AFP / Getty

27) In Kiev, Ukraine, Olena Korzeniuk, a 15-year-old girl poses on the stairs during a bid to set the national record for the longest hair on a child. During a ceremony, the experts of the National Register of Records found the blonde hair of the Ukrainian Rapunzel to be 2.35m (6.5ft) long. Photograph: TARASOV/Ukrinform/Barcroft Images

28) In Moscow, girls practice their steps during a class at the Teire Irish dance school in the Russian capital. Photograph: Sergei Karpukhin/TASS

29) Today’s St. Patrick’s Festival Parade in Dublin. lmira Gaifullina from Moscow.  Photo: Tom Honan for The Irish Times.

30) St. Patrick’s Festival Parade, Dublin. Scott Bao and Kristie Capuano from New York. Photo: Tom Honan for The Irish Times.

31) Morbid & Sons perform at the Festival Village, Merrion Square, Dublin as part of St. Patricks Festival at the weekend. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

32) Over 158 Paddys, Pats, Patricias, Patryks and Patricias braved the inclement weather to don St Patrick’s costumes and take part in the ultimate St Patrick’s Festival photo to celebrate the restoration of Cork’s St Patrick’s Bridge in Dublin. Picture: Clare Keogh for the Irish Times

33) The St. Patrick’s Festival Parade in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

34) People canoe on the Vilnia river, which has been colored in green to mark Saint Patrick’s Day, in Vilnius, Lithuania. (Photo by Petras Malukas / AFP)PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images

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