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Photos Of The Week #14

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

An Afghan man washes a car beside Qargha Lake in Kabul (Reuters/Mohammad Ismail)
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An Afghan man washes a car beside Qargha Lake in Kabul (Reuters/Mohammad Ismail)

An unexploded rocket shell is seen on a road after shelling in the village of Shyrokine, not far from Mariupol in eastern Ukraine. (epa/Sergey Vaganov)
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An unexploded rocket shell is seen on a road after shelling in the village of Shyrokine, not far from Mariupol in eastern Ukraine. (epa/Sergey Vaganov)

People eat food distributed by a charity outside a restaurant in Karachi, Pakistan. (AFP/Asif Hassan)
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People eat food distributed by a charity outside a restaurant in Karachi, Pakistan. (AFP/Asif Hassan)

Afghan farmers extract raw opium to be processed into heroin at a poppy field in Helmand. (epa/Watan Yar)
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Afghan farmers extract raw opium to be processed into heroin at a poppy field in Helmand. (epa/Watan Yar)

An Afghan laborer works at a brick factory on the outskirts of Mazar-e Sharif. (AFP/Farshad Usyan)
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An Afghan laborer works at a brick factory on the outskirts of Mazar-e Sharif. (AFP/Farshad Usyan)

A Georgian Orthodox nun attends a religious service marking the Annunciation at the Svetitskhoveli Cathedral in Mtskheta, near Tbilisi, Georgia. (epa/Zurab Kurtsikidze)
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A Georgian Orthodox nun attends a religious service marking the Annunciation at the Svetitskhoveli Cathedral in Mtskheta, near Tbilisi, Georgia. (epa/Zurab Kurtsikidze)

An ethnic Armenian soldier takes a rest at an artillery position near the town of Martuni in Azerbaijan's breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Dozens of people were killed in Nagorno-Karabakh in fighting that erupted on April 2 between Azerbaijan's military and Armenia-backed separatists. (Reuters)
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An ethnic Armenian soldier takes a rest at an artillery position near the town of Martuni in Azerbaijan's breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Dozens of people were killed in Nagorno-Karabakh in fighting that erupted on April 2 between Azerbaijan's military and Armenia-backed separatists. (Reuters)

A girl kisses an icon at an exhibition of handmade icons and items made by the convicts from the prisons in Chisinau on April 7. (epa/Dumitru Doru)
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A girl kisses an icon at an exhibition of handmade icons and items made by the convicts from the prisons in Chisinau on April 7. (epa/Dumitru Doru)

Local residents carry their belongings as they flee from the Nagorno-Karabakh village of Talish on April 6. (Reuters)
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Local residents carry their belongings as they flee from the Nagorno-Karabakh village of Talish on April 6. (Reuters)

Russian police officers stand near a poster depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and reading "Which Panama?" at a bus stop in Moscow on April 6. (Reuters/Sergei Karpukhin)
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Russian police officers stand near a poster depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and reading "Which Panama?" at a bus stop in Moscow on April 6. (Reuters/Sergei Karpukhin)

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gestures during a news conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo on April 6. (Reuters/Thomas Peter)
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gestures during a news conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo on April 6. (Reuters/Thomas Peter)

A small boat is pictured under the medieval Charles Bridge in central Prague, Czech Republic. (epa/Filip Singer)
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A small boat is pictured under the medieval Charles Bridge in central Prague, Czech Republic. (epa/Filip Singer)

Afghan children carry grass cuttings through a field on the outskirts of Mazar-e Sharif. (AFP/Farshad Usyan)
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Afghan children carry grass cuttings through a field on the outskirts of Mazar-e Sharif. (AFP/Farshad Usyan)

A migrant walks on train tracks at a refugee camp near the Greek-Macedonian border. (epa/Kostas Tsironis)
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A migrant walks on train tracks at a refugee camp near the Greek-Macedonian border. (epa/Kostas Tsironis)

A soldier from the self-defense army of Nagorno-Karabakh carries weapons in Martakert province, which was reportedly affected by clashes over the breakaway region. (Reuters/Vahan Stepanyan)
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A soldier from the self-defense army of Nagorno-Karabakh carries weapons in Martakert province, which was reportedly affected by clashes over the breakaway region. (Reuters/Vahan Stepanyan)

An Iraqi woman and some children flee the town of Hit in Anbar Province after government forces ordered an evacuation on April 4. (AFP/Moadh Al-Dulaimi)
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An Iraqi woman and some children flee the town of Hit in Anbar Province after government forces ordered an evacuation on April 4. (AFP/Moadh Al-Dulaimi)

Residents cross a flooded street following heavy rain on the outskirts of Peshawar, Pakistan, on April 4. (AFP/A. Majeed)
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Residents cross a flooded street following heavy rain on the outskirts of Peshawar, Pakistan, on April 4. (AFP/A. Majeed)

A family walks through a field in a makeshift camp for migrants and refugees at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni on April. (Reuters/Marko Djurica) 
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A family walks through a field in a makeshift camp for migrants and refugees at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni on April. (Reuters/Marko Djurica) 

The mother of Ukrainian serviceman Dmytro Godzenko, who was killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine, reacts during his funeral ceremony on Independence Square in central Kyiv on April 3. (Reuters/Gleb Garanich)
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The mother of Ukrainian serviceman Dmytro Godzenko, who was killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine, reacts during his funeral ceremony on Independence Square in central Kyiv on April 3. (Reuters/Gleb Garanich)

Armenian servicemen from the self-defense army of Nagorno-Karabakh fire an artillery shell toward Azerbaijani forces from their positions in the town of Martakert on April 3. (AFP/Vahram Baghdasaryan)
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Armenian servicemen from the self-defense army of Nagorno-Karabakh fire an artillery shell toward Azerbaijani forces from their positions in the town of Martakert on April 3. (AFP/Vahram Baghdasaryan)

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