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Photos Of The Week -- September 24-30

From Kosovo confrontations to Libyan battles and Polish reconciliation.

A Libyan National Transitional Council fighter rides a donkey at a checkpoint near Bani Walid on September 29. (REUTERS/Saad Salash)
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A Libyan National Transitional Council fighter rides a donkey at a checkpoint near Bani Walid on September 29. (REUTERS/Saad Salash)

A U.S. Army soldier scans the eyes of an Afghan man for a biometric ID system near the border with Pakistan. (AFP PHOTO/Tauseef Mustafa)
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A U.S. Army soldier scans the eyes of an Afghan man for a biometric ID system near the border with Pakistan. (AFP PHOTO/Tauseef Mustafa)

Farmer Anna Semukha, 74, scatters wheat seeds in a field in the Belarusian village of Danilovichi. (REUTERS/Vladimir Nikolsky)
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Farmer Anna Semukha, 74, scatters wheat seeds in a field in the Belarusian village of Danilovichi. (REUTERS/Vladimir Nikolsky)

Lech Walesa shakes hands in a powerful gesture of reconciliation with Poland's last communist leader, General Wojciech Jaruzelski, at a Warsaw hospital. (AP Photo/lechwalesa.blip.pl)
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Lech Walesa shakes hands in a powerful gesture of reconciliation with Poland's last communist leader, General Wojciech Jaruzelski, at a Warsaw hospital. (AP Photo/lechwalesa.blip.pl)

A woman from the Bakhtiari tribe cooks bread in front of the Chogha Zanbil Ziggurat, near Susa, in Iran's Khuzestan Province. (REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi)
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A woman from the Bakhtiari tribe cooks bread in front of the Chogha Zanbil Ziggurat, near Susa, in Iran's Khuzestan Province. (REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi)

A detained opposition activist shouts in a police van during a protest outside the Election Commission headquarters in Moscow. (REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov)
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A detained opposition activist shouts in a police van during a protest outside the Election Commission headquarters in Moscow. (REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov)

Libyan National Transitional Council fighters watch a rocket fly by outside Sirte airport. (REUTERS/Anis Mili)
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Libyan National Transitional Council fighters watch a rocket fly by outside Sirte airport. (REUTERS/Anis Mili)

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk (left) and Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili talk before a dinner meeting during the Eastern Partnership summit in Warsaw. (AFP photo/Janek Skarzynski)
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Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk (left) and Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili talk before a dinner meeting during the Eastern Partnership summit in Warsaw. (AFP photo/Janek Skarzynski)

A Serbian flag is seen as KFOR soldiers stand guard at a barricade at the Jarinje border crossing between Serbia and Kosovo. (AFP photo/Sasa Djordjevic)
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A Serbian flag is seen as KFOR soldiers stand guard at a barricade at the Jarinje border crossing between Serbia and Kosovo. (AFP photo/Sasa Djordjevic)

A soldier stands next to the wreckage of a burning truck transporting fuel for NATO operations on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway. (AFP photo/STR)
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A soldier stands next to the wreckage of a burning truck transporting fuel for NATO operations on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway. (AFP photo/STR)

U.S. soldiers are enveloped with smoke as they fire mortar at a Taliban position in Kunar Province. (REUTERS/Erik De Castro)
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U.S. soldiers are enveloped with smoke as they fire mortar at a Taliban position in Kunar Province. (REUTERS/Erik De Castro)

A woman takes part in an antigovernment march in Sanaa, Yemen. (AP photo/Mohammed al-Sayaghi)
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A woman takes part in an antigovernment march in Sanaa, Yemen. (AP photo/Mohammed al-Sayaghi)

A woman holds portraits of her late son as she mourns at a memorial for victims of the Georgia-Abkhazia war during a ceremony on the anniversary of the conflict in Tbilisi.
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A woman holds portraits of her late son as she mourns at a memorial for victims of the Georgia-Abkhazia war during a ceremony on the anniversary of the conflict in Tbilisi.

A man collects human remains at the site of a mass grave in Tripoli, Libya. (REUTERS/Suhaib Salem)
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A man collects human remains at the site of a mass grave in Tripoli, Libya. (REUTERS/Suhaib Salem)

Riot police, members of Ukrainian Security Service, Interpol representatives, and medical personnel take part in a drill to prevent violence among terrorists and hooligans in Donetsk. (REUTERS/Valeriy Bilokryl)
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Riot police, members of Ukrainian Security Service, Interpol representatives, and medical personnel take part in a drill to prevent violence among terrorists and hooligans in Donetsk. (REUTERS/Valeriy Bilokryl)

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Finance Minister Aleksei Kudrin at a government meeting on September 26 that led to Kudrin's exit. (ITAR-TASS/Yekaterina Shtukina)
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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Finance Minister Aleksei Kudrin at a government meeting on September 26 that led to Kudrin's exit. (ITAR-TASS/Yekaterina Shtukina)

Ethnic Serbs pose for a picture at the barricades at the closed Serbia-Kosovo border crossing of Jarinje. (REUTERS/Marko Djurica)
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Ethnic Serbs pose for a picture at the barricades at the closed Serbia-Kosovo border crossing of Jarinje. (REUTERS/Marko Djurica)

Youths hold portraits of former President Burhanuddin Rabbani during a demonstration in Kabul. (AP photo/Musadeq Sadeq)
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Youths hold portraits of former President Burhanuddin Rabbani during a demonstration in Kabul. (AP photo/Musadeq Sadeq)

A child eats a meal distributed at a roadside relief camp for flood victims near Jajpur, India. (AP photo/Bikas Das)
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A child eats a meal distributed at a roadside relief camp for flood victims near Jajpur, India. (AP photo/Bikas Das)

Police officers try to restrain supporters of Yulia Tymoshenko outside a Kyiv court. (AP photo/Sergei Chuzavkov)
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Police officers try to restrain supporters of Yulia Tymoshenko outside a Kyiv court. (AP photo/Sergei Chuzavkov)

A supporter of the Sunni Tehreek political party covers an image of U.S. President Barack Obama during an anti-American rally in Hyderabad, Pakistan. (REUTERS/Akram Shahid)
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A supporter of the Sunni Tehreek political party covers an image of U.S. President Barack Obama during an anti-American rally in Hyderabad, Pakistan. (REUTERS/Akram Shahid)

Greek trade unionists in Athens burn bills for a new one-off income tax during a rally against the government's new austerity measures. (REUTERS/John Kolesidis)
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Greek trade unionists in Athens burn bills for a new one-off income tax during a rally against the government's new austerity measures. (REUTERS/John Kolesidis)

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