Photos of the Week (01/10/21)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) wears a “Trump Won” face mask as she arrives on the floor of the House to take her oath of office as a newly elected member of the 117th House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. Jan. 3, 2021. Photo: Reuters

2) Electoral College ballot boxes are carried to the House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol where Congress will met in joint session to certify the 2020 election results, in Washington, D.C., Jan. 6, 2021. Photo: Reuters

3) The vice-president, Mike Pence, hands the West Virginia certification to staff as the Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, listens during a joint session of Congress after working through the night. Congress reconvened to ratify President-elect Joe Biden’s 306-232 Electoral College win over President Donald Trump, after a pro-Trump mob broke into the US Capitol and disrupted proceedings. Photograph: Getty Images

4) Trump supporters clash with police, attempting to gain access to the U.S. Capitol building, as the Congress debate an objection to Arizona’s Electoral College votes. Photo: NBC News

5) Protesters clash with police as they try to enter the Capitol building through the front doors. Rioters broke windows and breached the Capitol building in an attempt to overthrow the results of the 2020 election. Metal bars and tear gas were used. Photograph: Lev Radin/Pacific Press/Rex/Shutterstock

6) Police try to hold back protesters as they storm the U.S. Capitol. Photo: AP

7) An explosion caused by a police munition is seen while supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump gather in front of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021. Photo: Reuters

8) Protesters gather in front of the Capitol. Photograph: Stephanie Keith/Reuters

9) A U.S. Capitol police officer shoots pepper spray at a protestor attempting to enter the Capitol building during a joint session of Congress to certify the 2020 election results on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: Reuters

10) Trump supporters in the US Capitol. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

11) A protester takes a podium after breaking into the US capitol. he has been arrested. Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty Images

12) Law enforcement guns drawn on doors of House chamber as Trump supporters attempt to breach the chamber. Photo: NBC News

13) Protesters are confronted by U.S. Capitol Police officers outside the Senate Chamber inside the Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

14) Protesters enter the U.S. Capitol Building on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Congress held a joint session to ratify President-elect Joe Biden’s 306-232 Electoral College win over President Donald Trump. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

15) A man hanging from the balcony in the Senate chamber. Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty Images

16) People shelter in the House gallery as protesters try to break into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Photo: AP

17) A supporter of President Donald Trump sits inside the office of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi inside the Capitol in Washington as demonstrators breeched security and entered the Capitol. Photo: AFP

18) A note left in the office of the US speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

19) Supporters of President Donald Trump enter the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Photo: AFP

20) Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., stops to look at damage in the early morning hours of Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, after protesters stormed the Capitol in Washington, on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

21) The co-owned pool cleaning business of Ashli Babbitt, the woman fatally shot by police during Wednesday’s siege of the U.S. Capitol, and her husband, is shown in Spring Valley, California.  Photo: REUTERS/Mike Blake

22) Syrian graffiti artist Aziz Al-Asmar, front, finishes work on his depiction of the events in Washington after protesters stormed the Capitol, on a wall of a house destroyed in an airstrike, in Binish, Idlib province, Syria. Photo: AP

23) Republican and Democrats clap while House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy commends Capitol Police and law enforcement for their work after rioters breached the U.S. Capitol, as the House of Representatives reconvenes to continue the process of certifying the 2020 Electoral College results in Washington. Photo: Erin Schaff/Pool

24) A three-minute time exposure shows the launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 from the Space Force Station Launch Complex 40 in Port Canaveral, Florida. Photograph: Malcolm Denenark/AP

25) A man shepherds his cows near a rocket case left after a military conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh region, outside Stepanakert. Photo: REUTERS/Artem Mikryukov

26) A  sinkhole appears in the Ospedale del Mare car park in Naples, Italy. Photograph: Ciro Fusco/EPA

27) Ice sculptures are seen at the Harbin Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, in northeastern China’s Heilongjiang province. Photo: AFP

28) A child sleds after snowfall at the Angel of The North in Gateshead, Britain. Photo: REUTERS/Lee Smith  

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