Photos of the Week (08/02/20)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Federal law enforcement officers fire tear gas and other munitions to disperse protesters during a demonstration against police violence and racial inequality in Portland, Oregon, July 30, 2020. Photo: REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

2) An injured demonstrator plays a trumpet after clashing with police during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse in Portland, Oregon. Photo: AP

3) The flag-draped casket of civil rights pioneer Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., is placed by a U.S. military honor guard at the center of the U.S. Capitol Rotunda to lie in state in Washington, July 27, 2020. Photo: AP

4) A member of a U.S. military honor guard is checked on after collapsing in the heat of the day as a hearse carrying the casket of civil rights pioneer and longtime U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) arrives at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Photo: Reuters

5) A U.S. immigration officer administers an oath to Palestinian Omar Abdalla during a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens in an empty parking lot during the outbreak of COVID-19 in Santa Ana, California, July 29, 2020. Photo: Reuters

6) A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts off from Pad 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on July 30, 2020, in Cape Canaveral, Florida, The mission is carrying a Mars rover to the red planet to search for signs of life, explore the planet’s geology, and much more. Photo: John Raoux / AP

7) A dog is sniffing a test device that is used to teach the dog to detect COVID-19 infections in humans at the Bundeswehr center for dog training in Ulmen, Germany. The Bundeswehr is cooperating with the Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover veterinary school to train dogs to detect COVID-19 through their sense of smell in saliva samples from humans. The training program is still in its early phase. Photo:  Andreas Rentz, Getty Images

8) A restaurant employee looks at empty tables at a Chinese food court in Hong Kong. Hong Kong has completely banned dining-in at restaurants as the region battles its worst coronavirus outbreak to date. Photo: AP

9) Students attend a class at their open-air school situated on top of a mountain in Doodhpathri, Indian-administered Kashmir, July 27, 2020. Schooling in restive Kashmir has been severely disrupted by the pandemic. Photo: AFP

10) A man wears a protective mask while walking six dogs as New York City continues Phase 4 of reopening, following restrictions imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus, on July 27, 2020. Photo: Cindy Ord / Getty

11) Visitors look at a walrus from their hotel room at the Pairi Daiza animal park in Brugelette, Belgium, on July 30, 2020. Photo: John Thys / AFP / Getty

12) Artists put the finishing touches on wax figures of U.S. President Donald Trump and Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, as Madame Tussauds in London, prepares to reopen its doors to the public. Photo: AFP

13) The Washington Nationals and the New York Yankees line up on the field prior to Major League Baseball’s season-opening game. Photo: Alex Brandon/AP

14) People watch the opener from a rooftop bar overlooking Nationals Park. Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP

15) Blooper, the mascot of the Atlanta Braves, sits in the empty stands to watch the exhibition game between the Atlanta Braves and the Miami Marlins at Truist Park in Atlanta, July 22. Photo: Getty Images

16) The Phillie Phanatic sits alone in the stands during a game between the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, July 25. Photo: Getty Images

17) A new work of art entitled ‘The End’ by British artist Heather Phillipson is unveiled on the fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square in London. Photo: AFP







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