Photos of the Week (04/05/20)

A  pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) President Trump speaks during the Coronavirus Task Force press briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic in the Rose Garden at the White House. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA

2) People in Weehawken, New Jersey, watch the USNS Comfort hospital ship arrive to New York City on March 30, 2020. The naval hospital has 1,000 beds and 12 operating rooms. Photo: Kena Betancur / VIEWpress via Getty

3) In Tehran, Iran, Azadi tower is illuminated with the flags of countries struggling against coronavirus. An appreciation message was also reflected for healthcare professionals who are trying to stop the pandemic in the country. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

4) People defying the lockdown are put inside an enclosure along the street, as a punishment during the eighth day of the order imposed by the government, in Kathmandu, Nepal, on March 31, 2020. Photo: Navesh Chitrakar / Reuters

5) An Israeli policeman removes an ultra-Orthodox Jewish youth from a synagogue to enforce restrictions of a partial lockdown against the coronavirus disease, in the Mea Shearim neighborhood of Jerusalem, March 30, 2020. Photo: Reuters

6) Don Marcello Crotti, left, blesses coffins with Don Mario Carminati in the San Giuseppe church in Seriate, Italy.  Photo: AP

7) Medical workers hug each other outside the emergency rooms at Severo Ochoa Hospital in Leganes, Spain. Photo: Reuters

8) Dustin Fulton, medical specialist with the Navy, demonstrates proper positioning of a subject during a radiology demonstration aboard the USNS Comfort, as the ship transits the Atlantic Ocean on its way to New York City on March 29. Photo: US Navy

9) In Secunderabad, India, police officers wear coronavirus hats as they participate in an awareness-raising campaign. Photograph: Noah Seelam/AFP /Getty Images

10) In Marseille, France, a resident of a block of flats is passed food by his neighbors using a rope made of blankets. Photograph: Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP/Getty Images

11) A woman in a face mask walks by a sign posted on a boarded up restaurant in San Francisco, California, April, 1, 2020, during the novel coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP

12) A message on a sign placed in front of the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, where tourists often line up to take photos, displays a message about social distancing due to the continuing spread of the coronavirus across the United States in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: Ethan Miller | Getty Images

13) An exterior view shows a drained fountain area in front of Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip as the resort remains closed as a result of the statewide shutdown due to the continuing spread of the coronavirus across the United States on April 3, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo:Ethan Miller | Getty Images

14) Most of the exterior building lights at Bellagio Resort & Casino, shown to the left of Caesars Palace, are turned off as parts of the Las Vegas Strip go dark as a result of the statewide shutdown due to the continuing spread of the coronavirus across the United States in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: Ethan Miller | Getty Images

15) Pastor Greg Locke of Global Vision Bible Church holds services in the church parking lot in Mount Juliet, Tennessee, on March 29.  Photo: Getty Images

16) Members of the Psalm 100 evangelical church, dressed as angels and holding signs making reference to the coronavirus, are seen during a demonstration at the Paso del Norte international border bridge in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.  Photo: Reuters

17) In Llandudno, Wales, goats roam freely in the deserted streets while residents remain in lockdown. Photograph: Andrew Stuart/PA

18) Fallow deer from Dagnam Park rest and graze on the grass outside homes on a housing estate in Harold Hill, near Romford, Essex. The semi-urban deer are a regular sight in the area but as the roads have become quieter due to the nationwide lockdown, the deer have staked a claim on new territories. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images

19) A baby rabbit and its mother enjoy the empty roads of Christchurch, New Zealand. Photograph: Sanka Vidanagama/NurPhoto/PA Images

20) In Los Angeles, the Arroyo Seco parkway is quiet during rush hour. Photograph: Mark J Terrill/AP

21) Pallets of N95 respirator masks are offloaded from the New England Patriots football team’s customized jet at Logan airport in Boston. The Kraft family sent the team plane to China to fetch more than 1m masks for use by frontline healthcare workers. Photograph: Jim Davis/AP

22) Bedroom lights spell a message at the Wynn hotel-casino in Las Vegas.  Photograph: John Locher/AP

23) The Eiffel Tower is illuminated with a thank you message to health workers battling the coronavirus pandemic. Photograph: Stefano Rellandini/AFP/Getty Images

24) In Gaza City, Gaza Strip, a sand sculpture by the Palestinian artist Rana al-Ramlawi is dressed with masks. Photograph: Mohammed Abed/AFP /Getty Images

25) In Mount Rainier, cellist Jodi Beder performs a daily concert on her front porch in Maryland. Beder started the performances to bring comfort to passersby and her neighbours during the Covid-19 pandemic. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images

26) In Dresden, Germany, Gymnast Clara Neumann trains in her parent’s garden. Photograph: Matthias Rietschel/Reuters

27) Lisa George and her children Charlotte and Calvin watch as cars parade by their home to celebrate the kids’ fifth birthday while isolating amid the coronavirus outbreak in St-Eugène, Ontario, Canada, on April 1, 2020. Photo: Christinne Muschi / Reuters

28) In Hohhot, China, children play with a rotating mirror image at the Inner Mongolia Science and Technology Museum, which has reopened. Before entering, visitors must show their ID card and health code and have their temperature taken. Photograph: Barcroft Media/Getty Images

29) A newly married couple exchange wedding rings in front of the home of a Virginia state marriage officiant in Arlington on April 1. Photo: Getty Images

30) The White House is lit up in blue for World Autism Awareness Day.  Photograph: Kevin Dietsch/EPA

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