Photos of the Week (07/16/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman fist bumps U.S. President Joe Biden upon his arrival at Al Salman Palace, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Photo: Bandar Algaloud/Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court/Handout via Reuters

2) Police use tear gas to disperse the protesters who stormed the compound of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s office, demanding his resignation after President Gotabaya Rajapaksa fled the country amid economic crisis in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Photo: AP

3) A police officer removes glue from the hand of a Letzte Generation (Last Generation) activist that reads “save oil instead of drill oil,” blocking a road under the slogan “Let’s stop the fossil madness!” for an end to fossil fuels and against oil drilling in the North Sea, in Berlin, Germany. Photo: Reuters

4) A firefighter works in California’s Yosemite National Park on Monday, July 11. The park has been struggling with the Washburn wildfire. Photo: Stephen Lam/San Francisco Chronicle/AP

5) People walk by as the U.S. and Israeli national flags are projected on a part of the walls surrounding Jerusalem’s Old City. Photo: REUTERS/Ammar Awad

6) Members of the elite French acrobatic flying team “Patrouille de France” (PAF) release smoke in the colors of the French flag as they perform a fly-over during the Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees in Paris. Photo: AFP

7) A fighting bull jumps over runners entering the bullring during the running of the bulls at the San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, northern Spain. Photo: AP

8) The “Cosmic Cliffs” of the Carina Nebula are seen in an image divided horizontally by an undulating line between a cloudscape forming a nebula along the bottom portion and a comparatively clear upper portion, with data from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, released July 12, 2022. Photo: Reuters

9) A full moon known as the “Buck Moon” rises over the New York City skyline, as seen from Weehawken, New Jersey. Photo: REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

10) In Utting am Ammersee, Germany, a field planted to display a dove of peace, based on an artwork by Pablo Picasso, and a world map. The picture covers an area of approximately 18,000 sq metres and consists of 350,000 plants, including sunflowers, hemp, beans and corn. The maze was created by a farming family and a team of 20 employees. Photograph: Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images

11) Flamingos rescued from animal traffickers are seen at Santa Cruz Foundation in San Antonio. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

12) Ivana and Donald Trump at the Met gala in 1985. Ivan died this past week. She was 73. Photograph: Tom Gates/Getty Images

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