Best Photos of the Week (03/13/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, on the screen, receives a standing ovation after he addresses British lawmakers by video link in the House of Commons in London. The Ukrainian leader urged Britain to increase sanctions on Russia, to recognize Russia as “a terrorist country” and to keep Ukraine’s skies safe. Photo: UK Parliament

2) A sign that reads “President ZELENSKY WAY” is seen in front of the Embassy of Russian Federation in Washington. Photo: AP

3) A Ukrainian service member walks near a school building destroyed by shelling, as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, in Zhytomyr, Ukraine March 4. Photo: REUTERS/Viacheslav Ratynskyi

4) A Ukrainian soldier hides from a helicopter airstrike amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, near Demydiv, Ukraine March 10.  Photo: REUTERS/Maksim Levin

5) Dead bodies are put into a mass grave on the outskirts of Mariupol, Ukraine, as people cannot bury their dead because of the heavy shelling by Russian forces. Photo: AP

6) Elderly residents hide in a basement for shelter, with no electricity, water or food, in the center of the town of Irpin, some 25 km (16 miles) northwest of Kyiv, as Russian shellfire and bombardments continue. Photo: AP

7) Viktor Anatolyevich, 27, and his daughter Yeva, 3, enter their neighborhood’s bomb shelter in Odessa, Ukraine, March 9. Photo: REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis

8) Ukrainian emergency employees and volunteers carry an injured pregnant woman from a maternity hospital that was damaged by shelling in Mariupol, Ukraine, on March 9, 2022. Photo: Evgeniy Maloletka / AP

9) Mariana Vishegirskaya lies in a hospital bed after giving birth to her daughter Veronika, held by her husband Yuri, in Mariupol, Ukraine. Vishegirskaya survived the Russian airstrike on a children’s and maternity hospital in Mariupol. Photo: AP

10) Alexandra, 12, holds her sister Esyea, 6, who cries as she waves at her mother Irina, while members of the Jewish community of Odessa board a bus to flee Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters

11) A firefighter holds the baby of a refugee fleeing the conflict from neighboring Ukraine at the Romanian-Ukrainian border, in Siret, Romania. Photo: AP

12) Paramedics help a sick child to board a train transformed for medical transport, as 20 children with chronic illnesses and cancer diagnosis came from Kharkiv fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, at the border checkpoint in Medyka, Poland, March 10. Photo: REUTERS/Yara Nardi

13) A member of the Ukrainian Territorial Defense Forces hugs a resident who is leaving his hometown after Russian artillery shelling in Irpin, on the outskirts of Kyiv. Photo: AP

14) Olga hugs her boyfriend Vlodomyr as they say goodbye prior to Vlodomyr’s deployment closer to the front line, amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, at the train station in Lviv, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters

15) Members of the Ukrainian Territorial Defence Forces Lesia Ivashchenko and Valerii Fylymonov exchange rings at their wedding at a checkpoint in Kyiv, Ukraine March 6. Photo: REUTERS/Mykola Tymchenko

16) Valerii Sushkevych, president of the Ukraine National Paralympic Committee, and the Ukraine delegation raise their fists and pose with a peace banner after a speech to the media at the Zhangjiakou Paralympic Village in China, on March 10, 2022. Photo: Thomas Lovelock / OIS via Reuters

17) People cheer from a bridge as hundreds of vehicles including 18-wheeler trucks, RVs and other cars drive towards Washington D.C. as part of a convoy that traveled across the country to protest COVID-19 related mandates and other issues, in Hagerstown, Maryland, U.S., Photo: March 6. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

18) Rescue workers search for victims after a landslide was triggered by heavy rains in the township of Ampang, outside Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AFP

19) A young girl looks on near an installation of women’s red shoes displayed on a staircase, as a symbol to denounce violence against women, in Tirana, Albania, March 8, 2022. Photo: Reuters

20) Dogs receive food from a Polish citizen who brought them from Lviv, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, at the border checkpoint in Medyka, Poland, March 9, 2022. Photo: Reuters

21) Riley Dyche’s dog team runs during the ceremonial start of the 50th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Anchorage, Alaska, on March 5, 2022. Photo: Kerry Tasker / Reuters

22) A woman cuddles her Samoyed dog on the first day of the Crufts dog show at the National Exhibition Center in Birmingham, England. Photo: AFP

23) People gather around livestock during a transhumance on the Champs Elysees Avenue as part of the 58th International Agriculture Fair in Paris, France, March 6. Photo: REUTERS/Johanna Geron

24) The northern lights are seen in the sky above Överkalix, Sweden. Photo: Alexander Kuznetsov / Reuters

25) The Dancing Grannies perform in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday, March 12, 2022, after losing four people in the Waukesha Christmas Parade massacre last year. Photos: Ebony Cox / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel



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