Photos of the Week (03/14/21)

The moon rises, seen between buildings of New York City.

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Protest signs hung by people with the group Arm in Arm DC to protest the extended presence of the surrounding security fence are seen at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Erin Scott

2) A Texas state trooper asks asylum-seeking migrants Edith and son Harbin Ordonez, 4, to come out of hiding after the Honduran nationals crossed the Rio Grande into the United States from Mexico on a raft in Penitas, Texas, March 9, 2021. About a dozen asylum-seeking migrants hid in thick brush before being located by a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) helicopter and were taken into custody for processing. The river is seen on the far right of the photograph. Photo: REUTERS/Adrees Latif

3) In Myitkyina, Myanmar, a nun pleads with police not to harm people protesting against the country’s military coup. Photograph: Myitkyina News Journal/AFP/Getty Images

4) Pope Francis sits down before holding a prayer at the Grand Immaculate Church in the town of Qaraqosh, Iraq, on March 7, 2021. Photo: Yara Nardi / Reuters

5) Members of the media report from outside Buckingham Palace the day after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s interview with Oprah Winfrey was broadcast on ITV. Photograph: Aaron Chown/PA

6) People share drinks and eat crawfish inside of Bar 5015 as the state of Texas lifts its mask mandate and allows businesses to reopen at full capacity in Houston, Texas. Photo: REUTERS/Callaghan O’Hare

7) Lloyd Weatherspoon and Hope Wilson dance during a break between songs performed by Johnny McGowan’s Rugged Gents at the White Horse in Texas. The City of Austin has said it will continue to maintain its mask rules despite an executive order from the governor, Greg Abbott, which took effect on Wednesday, that lifted the statewide mask mandate and allowed businesses to fully reopen. Photograph: Tamir Kalifa/Getty Images

8) An ultra-Orthodox man wears three masks over his face while celebrating Purim amid coronavirus restrictions in Jerusalem. Photo: REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

9) Nicky Clough visits her mother Pam Harrison in her bedroom at Alexander House Care Home for the first time since the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions begin to ease, in London, England, on March 8, 2021. Photo: Hannah Mckay / Reuters

10) In Oldham, UK, second world war veteran Eric Bradshaw is reunited with his daughter Ruth at Anchor’s Millfield care home after the easing of lockdown restrictions to allow care home visits. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

11) Paper lanterns are lit for the victims of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster that killed thousands and triggered the worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl, in Tokyo, Japan, on March 11, 2021, to mark the 10-year anniversary of the disaster. Photo: Issei Kato / Reuters

12) Dr. Mayank Amin draws the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine with a syringe at a clinic run by Skippack Pharmacy in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, March 7, 2021. Amin, known as Dr. Mak, sometimes slips into an old Superman Halloween costume for vaccinations. Some 3,000 people have received first doses through Skippack Pharmacy since early February, he said. The young pharmacist and his wife will welcome their first child in May. “I want to be there when my child is born, and I want to make sure that all my people are vaccinated by then,” he told Reuters. “If I can, that would be my dream.” Photo: REUTERS/Hannah Beier

13) A woman places a red flower at an installation of red women’s shoes displayed as a symbol to denounce violence against women, at the main square of Durres in Tirana, Albania, on International Women’s Day, March 8, 2021. Photo: Gent Shkullaku / AFP / Getty

14) Traces of rust are visible on the Eiffel Tower before the start of its 20th campaign of painting and stripping on March 8, 2021, in Paris, France. The tower will regain the golden color it had at the beginning of the 20th century. Since its construction 132 years ago, the building has had seven different colors. Photo: Chesnot / Getty

15) A dog bed leans against the South wall of the White House near the Rose Garden and South Portico as U.S. President Joe Biden leaves the White House for a local event, after media reports that the Biden’s two dogs have been taken from the White House and back to Delaware, in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Tom Brenner

16) Michigan National Guard member Sgt. Hannah Boulder sings while playing guitar in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington, March 10, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Erin Scott

17) Marvin Hagler lands a left punch against Thomas Hearns during their epochal 1985 title fight at Caesars Palace known simply as ‘The War’. The American boxing champion, who held the undisputed middleweight title from 1980 until 1987, has died at the age of 66. Photograph: Getty Images

18) Jeff Dahl, a rider, races while his skier son Jason Dahl navigates past a gate during the 73rd annual Leadville Ski Joring weekend competition on March 6, 2021, in Leadville, Colorado. Skijoring, which has its origins as a competitive sport in Scandinavia, has been adapted over the years to include a team made up of a rider and skier who must navigate jumps, slalom gates, and the spearing of rings for points. During the pandemic, Leadville continued the annual tradition by relocating the race course from the city center, and not allowing spectators. Photo: Jason Connolly / AFP / Getty

19) Mille Porsild and her dog team pass by Camp Flamingo on the Susitna River on the Iditarod Sled Dog Race course drastically altered by the coronavirus pandemic at Deshka Landing in Willow, Alaska. Photo: Bill Roth/ADN/Pool

20) In Harbin, China, polar bears, listed as a vulnerable species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, in an enclosure at a newly opened hotel, which allows guests views of the animals. Photograph: AFP/Getty

21) Hungarian confectioner Laszlo Rimoczi poses with chocolate Easter bunnies holding syringes at his workshop, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Lajosmizse, Hungary, March 9, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

22) In Kuwait City, Kuwait, a waiter serves customers in their cars outside a restaurant offering in-car dining. Photograph: Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP/Getty Images

23) Melbourne launches its annual food and wine festival with the World’s Longest Lunch. With no local Covid-19 community transmissions, more than 1,700 diners ate in the Treasury Gardens. Photograph: Sydney Low/Zuma/Rex/Shutterstock

24) A college athlete is thrown in the air by men on the beach to celebrate spring break, amid the coronavirus outbreak in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, March 5, 2021.  Photo: REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

25) A life drawing class on the set of Opera Australia’s Tosca at Sydney Opera House. Photograph: Jenny Evans/Getty

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