Photos of the Week (03/06/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

This week’s edition, by far, the most photos ever posted.

1) GALLERY: Destruction across Ukraine as Russian invasion enters second week. Reuters

2) GALLERY: Citizen soldiers: Ukraine’s residents prepare to defend cities. Reuters

3) GALLERY: Kyiv residents flee as Russian strikes intensify. Reuters

4) GALLERY: Global Protests Against the Invasion of Ukraine. The Atlantic

5) Soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team wait to board a transport plane bound for eastern Europe on a deployment launched in response to the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia, March 2, 2022. Photo: REUTERS/Michael A. McCoy

6) A bystander walks past a fresco by street artist Seth depicting a girl with a Ukrainian flag walking on tanks in Paris, France. Photo: AFP

7) The American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls are lit in the colors of the Ukrainian flag, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, as seen from Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, on February 27, 2022.  Photo: Nick Iwanyshyn / Reuters

8) People wait in long lines to pay for their purchases at the IKEA store on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia. IKEA is closing its stores and pausing all sourcing in Russia and Belarus from Friday, March 4. Photo: AP

9) A security fence surrounds the U.S. Capitol building ahead of the president’s State of the Union address and concern over possible protests in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

10) U.S. President Joe Biden delivers the State of the Union address at the U.S. Capitol in Washington.  Photo: Saul Loeb/Pool

11) Love it. U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) scream “Build the Wall” at President Joe Biden during Biden’s State of the Union address.  Photo: REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein/Pool

12) SOTU? Soaring gas prices can be seen at a station in Los Angeles, California, Feb. 28, 2022. Photo: AP

13) Dave Woods, 47, waits on an overpass in support for trucks driving in a convoy bound for the nation’s capital to protest against coronavirus vaccine mandates, in Wabash Township, Illinois.  Photo: REUTERS/Cheney Orr

14) Hillsborough High School students protest a Republican-backed bill dubbed the “Don’t Say Gay” that would prohibit classroom discussion of sexual orientation and gender identity, a measure Democrats denounced as being anti-LGBTQ, in Tampa, Florida. Photo: REUTERS/Octavio Jones

15) The Orpheus Leviathan, a signature float in the 2022 Krewe of Orpheus parade, rolls down Napoleon Avenue on February 28, 2022, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photo: Erika Goldring / Getty

16) Dancers perform the traditional Diablada, or “Dance of the Devils,” during Carnival in Oruro, Bolivia, on February 26, 2022.  Photo: Juan Karita / AP

17) Teams compete in the Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football match on March 1, 2022, in Ashbourne, England. Played since the 17th century, the annual football match sees teams from opposite ends of Ashbourne try to get a ball into one of two goals that are positioned three miles apart at either end of the town. The game has no rules, and can sometimes end in injury and damage to property, although volunteer stewards keep a watchful eye for any serious foul play or possible damage. Photo: Cameron Smith / Getty

18) I could post a special section on stuff like this every week. A model gets ready backstage ahead of Rochas Fall-Winter 2022/2023 Women’s ready-to-wear collection show during Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, March 2. Photo: REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw

19) Joy Behar hit the floor hard on Thursday’s episode of “The View.” The 79-year-old comedian was walking out onstage at the start of the live show when she took a tumble just before reaching her seat. Photo: The View. Whoopi Goldberg said, “Come on, just stop, just stand.” Photo: Miami Standard. I shouldn’t laugh, should I? What about a chuckle? A smirk?

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