Photos Of 2012 Week 14

This is week 14 of 2012. Time is racing on, but in the meantime we hope you enjoy your religious rituals should you be that way enclined and otherwise just enjoy the chocolate eggs. We know we will. [56 photos total]

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A policeman throws stones during a clash with student protesters in Makassar, Indonesia's South Sulawesi province (YUSUF AHMAD/REUTERS) #
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An anti-government protester runs for cover after throwing a molotov cocktail at a riot-police armoured vehicle during an anti-government protest in the village of Sitra south of Manama (HAMAD I MOHAMMED/REUTERS) #
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Egyptians try to dismantle a concrete barrier at the Qasr al-Aini Street in downtown Cairo (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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Jablonski is assisted during dance class for children with movement disabilities in Evanston (JIM YOUNG/REUTERS) #
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U.S. Secretary of Defense Panetta wears safety gear while on the flight deck of the USS Peleliu off the coast of San Diego (MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS) #
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Girl watches Moon Jellies swimming during preview for The Jellies Experience exhibition at Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey (RICHARD GREEN/REUTERS) #
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Supporters of Aung San Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy attend a late night gathering in Yangon (DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS) #
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A labourer works at the Mahanadi coal fields at Dera, near Talcher town in the eastern Indian state of Orissa March 28, 2012. India sits on the world's fifth-largest coal reserves, and produces the most after China and the United States. Picture taken March 28, 2012 (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri) #
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Thai security personnel investigate the site of a bomb attack in southern Thailand's Yala province (SURAPAN BOONTHANOM/REUTERS) #
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Combo photo shows Marina Bay Sands hotel and ArtScience Museum before and during Earth Hour in Singapore (MATTHEW LEE/REUTERS) #
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A competitor has tanning lotion applied on his body before his turn during a body building competition in Mumbai (DANISH SIDDIQUI/REUTERS) #
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Cave explorer takes part in an annual international competition for speleologists in Raubichi (VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS) #
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Members of the Serbian gendarmerie detain two armed police officers from Kosovo near Merdare border crossing point between Kosovo and Serbia (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
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A supporter for France's President and UMP party candidate for the 2012 French presidential elections Nicolas Sarkozy listens to speeches at an election rally in Paris (PHILIPPE WOJAZER/REUTERS) #
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Model wearing hat designed from hair in shape of horse, poses during 17th Dubai World Cup at Meydan racecourse in Dubai (JUMANA EL HELOUEH/REUTERS) #
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Carabinieri's police officers stand in front of the Bank of Italy's headquarters during a demonstration against the government in Milan (ALESSANDRO GAROFALO/REUTERS) #
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Host Will Smith performs, as green slime drops, at Nickelodeon's 25th annual Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles (MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS) #
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Election officials get ready to open a polling station in Kawhmu township (DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS) #
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Hindu devotees worship young girls dressed as Kumaris during Navratri festival on the outskirts of Kolkata (RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS) #
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Mount Etna spews volcanic ash during an eruption on the southern Italian island of Sicily (STRINGER/ITALY/REUTERS) #
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A child holds up a portrait of pro-democracy leader Suu Kyi, as election results are revealed on a screen in front of the head office of the NLD in Yangon (STAFF/REUTERS) #
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A police officer arrests protesters disguised as clowns during a peace activists action aimed at entering NATO headquarters in Brussels (ERIC VIDAL/REUTERS) #
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Banderas sings a song to the Virgin as he takes part as a penitent in a Palm Sunday procession during Holy Week in Malaga (JON NAZCA/REUTERS) #
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A riot police officer fires teargas during clashes with anti-government protesters after a rally held in support of opposition members currently serving life in prison, in the village of Bilad al-Qadeem (HAMAD I MOHAMMED/REUTERS) #
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A police armored vehicle drives by what appears to be covered dead bodies following a multiple shooting in Oakland (BECK DIEFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi makes her way trough the crowd as she arrives to the office of her National League for Democracy (NLD) in Yangon (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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Colored chicks are sold during the run-up to Easter in downtown Amman (ALI JAREKJI/REUTERS) #
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Tchatchou poses for a picture in her bedroom in Athens (CATHAL MCNAUGHTON/REUTERS) #
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Emergency service workers investigate the wreckage of the UTair airlines ATR 72 passenger plane that crashed near the Siberian city of Tyumen (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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A pupil walks past a classroom at the Hamar boarding school in Somalia's capital Mogadishu (ISMAIL TAXTA/REUTERS) #
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Argentine President Fernandez throws flowers into the waters to pay homage to the fallen soldiers during the Falklands War in Ushuaia (STRINGER/ARGENTINA/REUTERS) #
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An Argentine Falklands War veteran shows his medal during a demonstration outside the British embassy in Buenos Aires (MARCOS BRINDICCI/REUTERS) #
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A woman selling cigarettes sits on a footpath underneath a poster advertising a bar in the Mongolian capital city of Ulaanbaatar (DAVID GRAY/REUTERS) #
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A student from the Yermolov Cadet School inspects the district as he takes part in a training march near the southern Russian city of Stavropol (EDUARD KORNIYENKO/REUTERS) #
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Obama takes a drink of water as he listens to a question following his remarks at the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) Convention in Washington (JASON REED/REUTERS) #
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Semi-tractor trailers lay in debris left by a tornado which passed through the southern area of Dallas, Texas (TIM SHARP/REUTERS) #
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A trailer flies through the air as a tornado sweeps through the Dallas-Fort Worth area (REUTERS TV/REUTERS) #
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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney addresses supporters during his Wisconsin and Maryland primary night rally in Milwaukee (DARREN HAUCK/REUTERS) #
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Handout picture of the bow section of the stricken container ship Rena, that remains above water on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
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A union flag is waved as HMS Dauntless as she leaves port in Portsmouth (LUKE MACGREGOR/REUTERS) #
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A bouquet of flowers is seen next to a bloodstain at the spot where a man committed suicide at central Syntagma square in Athens (YORGOS KARAHALIS/REUTERS) #
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Israeli border policemen hold back a Jewish youth to prevent him from reaching a building occupied by Jewish settlers in Hebron (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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Jaoudi from Morocco lies on a mattress with his lips sewn together as part of a hunger strike at a house in Brussels (FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS) #
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Student protesters overturn tables of croissants and orange juice prior to National Bank Financial Group annual general meeting in Montreal (CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS) #
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A visitor looks at the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid automobile at the 2012 International Auto Show in New York (SHANNON STAPLETON/REUTERS) #
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An anti-government protester throws a molotov cocktail at riot police during a march demanding the release of Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, in Sanabis (HAMAD I MOHAMMED/REUTERS) #
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Brandy Beasley and Bobbie Deen carry kittens they rescued from a home demolished by the tornado during the cleanup effort in Forney (TIM SHARP/REUTERS) #
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Yang Guang, a male giant panda, chews on bamboo inside his enclosure at Edinburgh zoo in Scotland (DAVID MOIR/REUTERS) #
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A bus passes in front of Harrods department store in Knightsbridge, central London (ANDREW WINNING/REUTERS) #
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Penitents of El Prendimiento brotherhood take part during a Holy Week procession in Almeria (FRANCISCO BONILLA/REUTERS) #
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Actvists from the political group Another Russia hold a banner and burn flares during a protest outside the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Moscow (DENIS SINYAKOV/REUTERS) #
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Members of the Catholic clergy hold candles during Washing of the Feet ceremony ahead of Easter in Jerusalem (DARREN WHITESIDE/REUTERS) #
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Pope Benedict XVI washes the feet of 12 priests in a ceremony commemorating Christ's gesture of humility toward his apostles on the night before he died, at the Basilica of St. John Lateran in Rome (POOL/REUTERS) #
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Ultra-Orthodox Jews watch others collecting spring water during traditional Jewish rite of Mayim Shelanu in the Jerusalem mountains (RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS) #
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Lighted art installations of Easter eggs, created by the Salaj family, are seen in the village of Grabovnica (ANTONIO BRONIC/REUTERS) #
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A boy takes a holy bathe at the Balaju Baise Dhara during the Baishak Asnan festival in Kathmandu (NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS) #

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