From Pigeons in Blackpool to Napping in a Box in Shenzhen, a Week in Photos

In this week’s photos, pigeons in Blackpool, asleep in a box in Shenzhen, roving in a luggage cell in India, and more. – Edited by Joe Fornabaio.


Pigeon fanciers attend a annual three-day British Homing World Show of a Year during Winter Gardens on Saturday in Blackpool, England.
OLI SCARFF/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES


An elephant during a Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage on Sunday in Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan elephant is listed as involved by a International Union for Conservation of Nature.
ISHARA S. KODIKARA/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES


A male looks suspicion a damaged window of his unit in a core of Donetsk, Ukraine, on Sunday. The separatist building was jarred by artillery glow as a conflict for control of a city’s airfield raged.
MANU BRABO/ASSOCIATED PRESS


Laborers trowel spark onto a lorry outward Kabul on Monday.
MOHAMMAD ISMAIL/REUTERS


Carp held from Taihu Lake is dusty underneath a object in Huzhou, China, on Monday.
XU YU/ZUMA PRESS


Schoolchildren reason placards in Nairobi, Kenya, on Monday as a demonstration military officer stands ensure during a criticism opposite purported land-grabbing.
DAI KUROKAWA/EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY


A lawmaker prepares to chuck a chair in criticism during a Constituent Assembly assembly in Katmandu, Nepal, on Tuesday.
BIKASH DWARE/REUTERS


Afghan children mount outward a preserve during a interloper stay on a hinterland of Herat on Tuesday.
MOHAMMAD SHOIB/REUTERS


A grocery store workman waits for business in Beijing on Tuesday.
KEVIN FRAYER/GETTY IMAGES


People container in to a luggage cell of an packed sight as they lapse home from a annual Hindu eremite festival of Magh Mela in Allahabad, India, on Tuesday.
SANJAY KANOJIA/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES


The initial proviso of a Sedivackuv Long dog-sled competition kicked off in a Czech Republic with about 88 mushers, 500 dogs and 17 bikers participating. Here, a print of one of a competing dogs is shown Wednesday.
DAVID TANECEK/CTK/ZUMA PRESS


A workman takes a snooze tucked into a box during a lunch mangle Wednesday during a Foxconn bureau in Shenzhen, China.
TYRONE SIU/REUTERS


A male binds twins during a Ramos Pool in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, a day of St. Sebastian, a enthusiast saint of a city.
YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES


U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., on Thursday.
SAUL LOEB/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES


Residents scream during Ukrainian detainees in Donetsk, Ukraine, on Thursday.
ALEXANDER ERMOCHENKO/EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY


Alleged squad members are presented to a media after being arrested in a raid in Mejicanos, El Salvador, on Wednesday.
JOSE CABEZAS/REUTERS