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Photos Of The Week #45

Some of the most compelling photographs from RFE/RL's broadcast region and beyond. For more photo galleries, see our "Picture This" archive.

A Kenya Wildlife Service veterinarian prepares to fit a radio transmitter onto a tranquillised male white rhinoceros at the Lake Nakuru National park in Kenya's Rift Valley. (Reuters/Thomas Mukoya)
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A Kenya Wildlife Service veterinarian prepares to fit a radio transmitter onto a tranquillised male white rhinoceros at the Lake Nakuru National park in Kenya's Rift Valley. (Reuters/Thomas Mukoya)

A young supporter of the Islamic political party Jamat-e Islami holds a placard during a protest against a U.S. drone attack in  the North Waziristran tribal agency, in Peshawar, Pakistan. (epa/Arshad Erbab)
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A young supporter of the Islamic political party Jamat-e Islami holds a placard during a protest against a U.S. drone attack in  the North Waziristran tribal agency, in Peshawar, Pakistan. (epa/Arshad Erbab)

A woman with a U.S.S.R. sign written on her T-shirt takes part in a march organized by the Russian Communist Party in Moscow. (ITAR-TASS/Sergei Bobylev)
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A woman with a U.S.S.R. sign written on her T-shirt takes part in a march organized by the Russian Communist Party in Moscow. (ITAR-TASS/Sergei Bobylev)

A model displays a traditional Kyrgyz costume during the "Access to History" show in Bishkek. (AFP/Vyacheslav Oseledko)
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A model displays a traditional Kyrgyz costume during the "Access to History" show in Bishkek. (AFP/Vyacheslav Oseledko)

An Afghan police official shows off her skills during a training session in Mazar-e Sharif. (epa/Sayed Mustafa)
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An Afghan police official shows off her skills during a training session in Mazar-e Sharif. (epa/Sayed Mustafa)

A fisherman rows a boat during sunset in Lun, southern Croatia. (Reuters/Antonio Bronic)
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A fisherman rows a boat during sunset in Lun, southern Croatia. (Reuters/Antonio Bronic)

A Tajik man casts his ballot at a polling station during the presidential election in Dushanbe. (Reuters/Nozim Kalandarov)
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A Tajik man casts his ballot at a polling station during the presidential election in Dushanbe. (Reuters/Nozim Kalandarov)

A Pakistani man cuts grass on the roof of his house on Margalla Hill in Islamabad. (Reuters/Zohra Bensemra)
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A Pakistani man cuts grass on the roof of his house on Margalla Hill in Islamabad. (Reuters/Zohra Bensemra)

A vendor cuts a slaughtered chicken next to cages of live poultry in a makeshift stall along a roadside in Peshawar, Pakistan. (Reuters/A. Ali)
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A vendor cuts a slaughtered chicken next to cages of live poultry in a makeshift stall along a roadside in Peshawar, Pakistan. (Reuters/A. Ali)

In India, a Nihang warrior rides a motorcycle during a religious procession called "Mohalla'" in the northern city of Amritsar. (Reuters/Munish Sharma)
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In India, a Nihang warrior rides a motorcycle during a religious procession called "Mohalla'" in the northern city of Amritsar. (Reuters/Munish Sharma)

Yury Rubtsou wears a T-shirt that reads "Lukashenka go away" as he takes part in a rally to remember the victims of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin's regime, in Minsk on November 3. (Reuters/Vasily Fedosenko)
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Yury Rubtsou wears a T-shirt that reads "Lukashenka go away" as he takes part in a rally to remember the victims of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin's regime, in Minsk on November 3. (Reuters/Vasily Fedosenko)

Beautiful autumn leaves are reflected in Loch Dunmore, near Pitlochry, in Scotland on November 5. (Reuters/Russell Cheyne)
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Beautiful autumn leaves are reflected in Loch Dunmore, near Pitlochry, in Scotland on November 5. (Reuters/Russell Cheyne)

Wearing WWII-era white winter camouflage uniforms and carrying skis, Russian soldiers march at Red Square in Moscow on November 5. (AFP/Vasily Maximov)
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Wearing WWII-era white winter camouflage uniforms and carrying skis, Russian soldiers march at Red Square in Moscow on November 5. (AFP/Vasily Maximov)

A man cleans the windows of a historical building built in the 19th century in Peshawar, Pakistan, on November 4. (Reuters/Fayaz Aziz)
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A man cleans the windows of a historical building built in the 19th century in Peshawar, Pakistan, on November 4. (Reuters/Fayaz Aziz)

A girl rides a push scooter during a demonstration organized by Russian nationalists on National Unity Day in Moscow on November 4. (Reuters/Sergei Karpukhin)
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A girl rides a push scooter during a demonstration organized by Russian nationalists on National Unity Day in Moscow on November 4. (Reuters/Sergei Karpukhin)

A girl begs for money in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on November 3. (Reuters/Nozim Kalandarov)
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A girl begs for money in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on November 3. (Reuters/Nozim Kalandarov)

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