Best Photos of the Week (05/15/22)

A pictorial week-in review posted every Sunday.

1) Empty shelves show a shortage of baby formula at a CVS store in San Antonio, Texas.  Photo: REUTERS/Kaylee Greenlee Beal

2) A man watches a drone video of an attack to a Russian tank at an exhibition of the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine, in the National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, as Russia celebrates Victory Day marking the 77th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters

3) Ukrainian servicemen load bodies of Russian soldiers into a railway refrigerator carriage in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

4) A child stands on a destroyed Russian tank near Makariv, Kyiv region, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Mikhail Palinchak

5) Natalya Suhotsha, 24, looks at her two-day-old twin girls, Zlata and Sophia, at the perinatal centre in Lviv. She had fled Irpin, on the outskirts of Kyiv, in the earliest days of the war when the Russians began to bombard a nearby airport. Her husband gave her five minutes to gather things and go. At the hospital she has met other displaced new mothers. ‘We just talk about pretty babies,’ Suhotsha said. ‘We don’t talk about the war. Every time you talk about the war, you stress.’ Photograph: Nariman El-Mofty/AP

6) Russian Ambassador to Poland Sergey Andreev reacts after being covered with red paint during a protest prior a ceremony at the Soviet soldier war mausoleum in Warsaw, Poland, on the day of the 77th anniversary of the 1945 Soviet victory against Nazi Germany.  Photo: AFP


7)  A colleague reacts next to the dead body of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed by Israeli army gunfire during an Israeli raid, according to the Qatar-based news channel, in Jenin in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Photo: Al Jazeera/Handout via REUTERS

8) Israeli police confront mourners as they carry the casket of slain Al Jazeera veteran journalist Shireen Abu Akleh during her funeral in east Jerusalem. Photo: AP

9) WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner leaves a courtroom after a hearing, in Khimki just outside Moscow, Russia. Griner was detained at the Moscow airport in February after vape cartridges containing oil derived from cannabis were allegedly found in her luggage, which could carry a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison.  Photo: AP

10) A Palestinian beekeeper uses smoke to calm bees in the process of collecting honey at a farm in the central Gaza Strip. Photo: REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

11) Our Lady of Fatima (the Virgin Mary) statue is seen during an event marking the 105th anniversary of the reported appearance of the Virgin Mary to three shepherd children, at the Catholic shrine of Fatima, in Fatima, Portugal. Photo: Reuters

12) One of the ”Las Doncellas” (maidens), holds a basket covered with white cloth transporting a loaf of bread on her head, during the ”Bread Procession of the Saint”, the ceremony in honor of Saint Domingo de La Calzada (1019-1109) who helped poor people and pilgrimage, in Santo Domingo de La Calzada, northern Spain. Photo: AP

13) Sonny Leon aboard Rich Strike celebrates winning the 148th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, May 7, 2022. Photo: Reuters

14) Participant Olivia Locking, 11, walks her horse, Lucky, together with June Trotter and her horse, Merry Legs, beside the River Thames after competing on day one of the Royal Windsor Horse Show in Windsor, Britain. Photo: Reuters

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