Photos of the Week (08/22/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney delivers her concession speech during a primary election party in Jackson, Wyoming, after losing to Trump-backed attorney Harriet Hageman on Tuesday, August 16. Her role as Trump’s chief GOP critic on Capitol Hill made her a heavy underdog in a state the former President won with nearly 70% of the vote in 2020. Photo: Jae C. Hong/AP

2) Author Salman Rushdie is tended to after he was attacked and stabbed several times before a lecture he was scheduled to give at the Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, New York, on Friday, August 12. As of Monday, Rushdie was hospitalized but awake and “articulate” a law enforcement official with direct knowledge of the investigation told CNN.  Hadi Matar, the man suspected of stabbing Rushdie, has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder in the second degree and other charges. Photo: Joshua Goodman/AP

3) In this handout photo taken from video released by Investigative Committee of Russia, investigators work on the site of explosion of a car driven by Daria Dugina outside Moscow. Dugina, the daughter of Alexander Dugin, the Russian nationalist ideologist often called “Putin’s brain”, was killed when her car exploded on the outskirts of Moscow, officials said. Photo: AP

4) U.S. President Joe Biden holds out his pen to U.S. Senator Joe Manchin as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and U.S. House Majority Whip James Clyburn look on after Biden signed “The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022” into law during a ceremony in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, August 16. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

5) A U.S. Marines’ hat is blown off as U.S. President Joe Biden takes off from Brandywine Creek State Park in Marine One in Wilmington, Delaware, Aug. 20, 2022. Photo: AFP

6) Svetlana, a captain in the Ukrainian armed forces (left) and Irina, an army volunteer, take a short rest on the frontline in Donbas. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

7) In San Salvador, a police officer delivers a puppy to a child as part of a government initiative to offset the violence wrought by gangs in the Soyapango neighborhood. The country has one of the highest homicide and crime rates in the world. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

8) A family member of the Toraja ethnic group prepares the bodies of exhumed relatives from a community burial site to be cleaned and dressed in a series of traditional ceremonies honoring the dead known as Manene at Torea village, in North Toraja, Indonesia. Photo: AFP

9) An archaeologist is seen excavating the remains of friars buried in the grounds of the former Augustinian friary in central Cambridge. Medieval friars were ‘riddled with parasites’, research suggests. A new analysis of remains from Cambridge suggests local Augustinian friars were almost twice as likely as the city’s general population to be infected by intestinal parasites. This is despite most Augustinian monasteries at the time having toilet blocks and hand-washing facilities, unlike the homes of ordinary people. Photograph: Cambridge Archaeological Unit/PA

10) Unseasonably brown, fallen leaves are seen on the ground in Regent’s Park following recent, record high temperatures, in London. Photo: Reuters

11) A rusted shopping cart is seen on a sandbank in the Rhine exposed by the low tide in Bonn, Germany, August 16. Photo: REUTERS/Benjamin Westhoff

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