Photos Of 2012 Week 37

Another week passed by in 2012. Let’s take a look at the best pictures of week 37. [66 photos total]

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Britain's Prince Harry is shown the Apache helicopter flight line by an unidentified member of his squadron at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan (POOL/REUTERS) #
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Ten of thousand protesters gesture to show their refusal for the launch of national education in schools as they take part in a demonstration outside government headquarters in Hong Kong (TYRONE SIU/REUTERS) #
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NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) spacecraft image showing the Sun being partially blocked by Earth (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
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A Syrian refugee looks at the camera while squatting next to his brothers by their tent at the Bab Al-Salam refugee camp in Azaz (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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China's Tao Zheng and Qing Xu arrive to compete in the men's 50m butterfly - s6 final at the London 2012 Paralympic Games (SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS) #
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A dog takes cover from heavy rain outside a wooden house in San Jose Pinula (JORGE DAN LOPEZ/REUTERS) #
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A police officer patrols the perimeter of the construction site of the World Trade Center in New York (BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS) #
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Audience members embrace before the Future Cinema outdoor screening of the 1978 film Grease in Barnes (CHRIS HELGREN/REUTERS) #
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A protester with the Occupy Wall Street movement, wearing a Guy Fawkes mask, stands on the steps of Federal Hall in New York (BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS) #
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One World Trade Center is seen behind a U.S. flag at the construction site in New York (BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS) #
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People take cover from heavy rain at a store in San Jose Pinula, on the outskirts of Guatemala City (JORGE DAN LOPEZ/REUTERS) #
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A butcher carries beef at Petare's market in Caracas (JORGE SILVA/REUTERS) #
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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and his wife Ann greet the crowd at a campaign rally in Nashua (BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS) #
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Villagers stand next to a damaged electric pole near a broken bridge built over the river Mahisagar after heavy rains at Udalpur village (AMIT DAVE/REUTERS) #
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Residents cross a bridge with their blankets and pillows after staying out for a night following an earthquake in Yiliang, (WONG CAMPION/REUTERS) #
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Labourers rest inside a newly constructed commercial building on the outskirts of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad (AMIT DAVE/REUTERS) #
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A giant balloon of Betty Boop floats during the Balloon Day Parade in central Brussels (YVES HERMAN/REUTERS) #
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U.S. President Obama and First Lady Michelle walk to car following Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte (POOL/REUTERS) #
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A bull does a somersault after getting its horns stuck in the sand after Spanish bullfighter 'Paquirri' performed a pass during the Corrida Goyesca bullfight in Ronda (JON NAZCA/REUTERS) #
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A model has make-up applied backstage at the Jill Stuart Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week (ANDREW KELLY/REUTERS) #
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Britain's Stephens arrives to compete in the men's 100m freestyle - S5 final in the Aquatics Centre at the London 2012 Paralympic Games (SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS) #
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Hadas Yaron holds the Coppa Volpi trophy for best actress at the 69th Venice Film Festival in Venice (TONY GENTILE/REUTERS) #
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A Roma girl sits at a table during the traditional ethnic Roma festival in Costesti (RADU SIGHETI/REUTERS) #
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Young Lipizzaner stallions are led down from the Alps to their winter stable in Maria Lankowitz (HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS) #
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A man gathers his belongings from his damaged house in Aleppo's district of Bustan al-Basha (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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Models present creations with faces of Republican presidential candidate Romney and U.S. President Obama, at the Katya Leonovich Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week (ANDREW KELLY/REUTERS) #
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Martinez arrives on the red carpet for the gala presentation of the film End of Watch during the Toronto International Film Festival (MARK BLINCH/REUTERS) #
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A Yanomami Indian shack is pictured at night during a government trip for journalists at the community of Irotatheri (Carlos Garcia Rawlins/REUTERS) #
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A young man takes a rope jump from a 44-metre high (144-feet high) waterpipe bridge in the Siberian Taiga area outside Krasnoyarsk (ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS) #
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Refugees from the Malian town of Timbuktu, which is now under the control of Islamist forces, pose for a picture at their private accommodation in the West African country's capital Bamako (STRINGER/REUTERS) #
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A worker is dwarfed by vessels berthed at a pier in Keppel Shipyard in Singapore (TIM CHONG/REUTERS) #
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Demonstrators clash with riot policemen during a protest marking the 1973 military coup in Santiago (Eliseo Fernandez/REUTERS) #
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A vendor selling pork sleeps while still holding onto her knife at a market in Beijing (DAVID GRAY/REUTERS) #
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Singer Rihanna performs in the Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games (SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS) #
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One World Trade Center stands tall on the skyline of New York's Lower Manhattan as a boy stands on a pier in Hoboken, New Jersey (GARY HERSHORN/REUTERS) #
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Residents gather at the site of a bomb attack in Baghdad's Shula district (MOHAMMED AMEEN/REUTERS) #
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The sun sets behind an electric pylon on the suburbs of Krasnoyarsk (ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS) #
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Mineworkers take part in a march at Lonmin's Marikana mine, in South Africa's North West Province (SIPHIWE SIBEKO/REUTERS) #
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A combination photograph shows the World Trade Center towers and the lower Manhattan skyline from the same vantage point about 11-years later (STAFF/REUTERS) #
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A woman touches the wall at the Empty Sky memorial dedicated to the victims of the attack on the World Trade Center at Liberty State Park in Jersey City (GARY HERSHORN/REUTERS) #
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The Tribute in Light illuminates the sky over New York's lower Manhattan skyline a day ahead of the 11-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks as Natsuki, of Yokohama, Japan, raises his arms for a portrait from Brooklyn, New York (ADREES LATIF/REUTERS) #
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The Tribute in Light illuminates the sky over New York's lower Manhattan skyline (ERIC THAYER/REUTERS) #
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A local motorist drives through a flooded street after heavy rainfall hit Suining (STRINGER/CHINA/REUTERS) #
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Revellers chase a bull during the Toro de la Vega festival in Tordesillas (JOSEBA ETXABURU/REUTERS) #
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Britain's Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, smiles during a ceremony naming an orchid hybrid in honour of her and Prince William at the National Orchid Garden in the Singapore Botanic Gardens (POOL/REUTERS) #
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Afghan boys play football on a hill in Kabul (MOHAMMAD ISMAIL/REUTERS) #
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A patron works on his laptop during the Tech Crunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco (BECK DIEFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Jewish men lean over from the side deck of the Staten Island Ferry to get a glimpse of The Tribute in Light which is illuminating the sky over Lower Manhattan in remembrance of the 9/11 attacks on the 11-year anniversary in New York (ADREES LATIF/REUTERS) #
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A Thai activist from the People Love Pet social network group poses during a protest outside the Ministry of Interior in Bangkok (CHAIWAT SUBPRASOM/REUTERS) #
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Palestinian youths practice their parkour skills in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip (MOHAMMED SALEM/REUTERS) #
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Japanese fashion designer Kazuhiro Watanabe, who holds the world record for the Tallest Mohawk, is photographed from behind while giving interviews in New York (ADREES LATIF/REUTERS) #
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An actor playing a Communist soldier holds his gun as he is covered in smoke during filming of the Chinese television program called 'Chu Guan', meaning 'To Get Out of the Stronghold', at an outdoor film studio located on the outskirts of Beijing (DAVID GRAY/REUTERS) #
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A player from the PricewaterhouseCoopers Team hits a ball during opening match of the 11th King's Cup Elephant Polo Tournament in Hua-Hin (SUKREE SUKPLANG/REUTERS) #
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An artist protests demanding the safety of artist Manish Harijan and his freedom of expression in Kathmandu (NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS) #
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A riot policeman points a tear gas gun towards a protester during clashes with demonstrators along a road which leads to the U.S. embassy, in Cairo (AMR ABDALLAH DALSH/REUTERS) #
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A snake charmer puts the head of a snake into his mouth as he performs at a roadside to earn his livelihood on the outskirts of Agartala (JAYANTA DEY/REUTERS) #
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A protester kicks a tear gas canister, which was earlier thrown by riot police, during clashes along a road which leads to the U.S. embassy, in Cairo (AMR ABDALLAH DALSH/REUTERS) #
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A boy sits at his parents' house, damaged by shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Talbiseh (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
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Polish acrobatic flight formation team Grupa Zelazny perform during ILA Berlin Air Show in Selchow (TOBIAS SCHWARZ/REUTERS) #
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Dressed as a princess, Knoepfel stands in the pits waiting for the next race during the Saturday night stock car races at Agassiz Speedway in Agassiz (ANDY CLARK/REUTERS) #
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A new species of monkey found in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
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A worker frowns amidst dust inside an open-air plant which crushes rocks to produce construction materials on the Gobi Deserton Gobi Desert in Aksu (STRINGER/CHINA/REUTERS) #
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Korean rapper-singer Psy performs on NBC's Today show in New York (BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS) #
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Marcela waits for her father to finish business at the main markets in Honiara (DANIEL MUNOZ/REUTERS) #
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A girl plays with a rope attached to a palm tree at Bonegi Beach in Honiara (DANIEL MUNOZ/REUTERS) #
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Pope Benedict XVI greets faithful from his Pope Mobile upon arrival at the Baabda Presidential Palace near Beirut (MOHAMED AZAKIR/REUTERS) #

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