Photos of the Week (01/12/20)

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A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) U.S. Army paratroopers assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, walk toward an awaiting aircraft prior to departing for the Middle East from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, on January 5, 2020. Photo: Bryan Woolston / Reuters

2) In Tehran, thousands of people attend a funeral procession for Qassem Suleimani, the head of the elite Quds Force, and the Iraqi militia commander, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, who were killed in an airstrike at Baghdad airport. Photograph: Reuters

3) Rescue workers carry the body of a victim of a Ukrainian plane crash in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran. Photo: AP

4) The partner of Julia Sologub, a member of the flight crew of the Ukrainian 737-800 plane that crashed on the outskirts of Tehran, reacts as he holds a portrait of her at a memorial inside Borispil international airport in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

5) Adelaide wildlife rescuer Simon Adamczyk is seen with a koala rescued at a burning forest near Cape Borda on Kangaroo Island, southwest of Adelaide, Australia. Photo: AAP Image/David Mariuz

6) Vets and volunteers treat injured and burned koalas at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park on Kangaroo Island, southwest of Adelaide, Australia. Photo: Reuters

7) Vets and volunteers treat a koala rescued from a bushfire. Photograph: David Mariuz/AAP

8) Barb Copus holds a rescued baby brushtail possum at the Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park in the Parndana region, on Kangaroo Island, Australia, on January 8, 2020. The Kangaroo Wildlife Park, positioned on the edge of the fire zone, has been treating and housing close to 30 koalas a day. Photo: Lisa Maree Williams / Getty

9) In Guanica, Puerto Rico, a 5.8-magnitude earthquake shook Puerto Rico, toppling some structures and causing power outages. Photograph: Ricardo Arduengo/AFP via Getty Images

10) A 19 year-old British woman, center, who was found guilty of making up claims that she was raped by up to 12 Israelis, arrives at Famagusta District Court for sentencing in Paralimni, Cyprus. Photo: AP

11) Pope Francis kisses a figure of the baby Jesus as he arrives to celebrate the Epiphany mass at St Peter’s Basilica. Photograph: Vincenzo Pinto/AFP via Getty Images

12) Greek Orthodox men help a faithful who fainted after jumping into the Golden Horn to retrieve a wooden crucifix during the Epiphany ceremony in Istanbul, Turkey, January 6, 2020. Photo: REUTERS/Murad Sezer

13) A WWII lookout post, which used to be situated on top of the cliffs observing the North Sea, now lies on the beach, felled by coastal erosion of the cliff face in the village of Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, on January 9, 2020. The effects of global warming and climate change have seen the East Coast of the United Kingdom lose up to one meter of coastline each year. Landslides and cliff falls caused by waterlogged land and sea erosion have claimed hundreds of roads, homes and holiday accommodations. Photo: Christopher Furlong / Getty

14) Cowboys drive a herd of Texas Longhorn steers down a city street as the annual cattle drive through downtown takes place in Denver, Colorado, on January 9, 2020. Photo: Rick T. Wilking / Getty

15) Tourists walk in front of a sculpture ahead of the opening of the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, China, on January 4, 2020. Photo: Noel Celis / AFP / Getty

16) Fireworks burst above ice sculptures illuminated by colored lights during the opening ceremony of the 36th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival on January 5, 2020, in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, China.  Photo: Lintao Zhang / Getty

17) Snow falls during a storm at the Iwo Jima Memorial site in Arlington, Virginia, on January 7, 2020. Photo: Tom Brenner / Reuters

18) This handout picture released by the Sumatra Barat Nature Conservation Agency shows a giant Rafflesia tuan-mudae – a fleshy red flower with white blister-like spots on its enormous petals at the Maninjau nature preserve in Agam, West Sumatra, Indonesia. Photo: AFP

19) Insta360 representative Hannah Wilson models the company’s Go camera at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, on January 7, 2020. Photo: Robyn Beck / AFP / Getty

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