Photos of the Week (October 24-October 31)

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Voters sit under umbrellas as they queue outside a polling station in the capital Gaborone to cast their ballot during the general elections in Botswana, on October, 24 2014. (Photo: Monirul Bhuiyan-AFP)
Voters sit under umbrellas as they queue outside a polling station in the capital Gaborone to cast their ballot during the general elections in Botswana, on October, 24 2014. (Photo: Monirul Bhuiyan-AFP)
The power plant "Neurath" run by coal from the brown coal open cast mine Garzweiler is pictured on October 24, 2014 in Rommerskirchen, western Germany. (Photo: Patrik Stollarz-AFP)
The power plant "Neurath" run by coal from the brown coal open cast mine Garzweiler is pictured on October 24, 2014 in Rommerskirchen, western Germany. (Photo: Patrik Stollarz-AFP)
Sweden's Simon Sandin drives his motorcycle through the muddy waters during the Gotland Grand National 2014 competition at the Gotland island in the Baltic sea, on October 25, 2014. (Photo: TT News/Maja Suslin-AFP)
Sweden's Simon Sandin drives his motorcycle through the muddy waters during the Gotland Grand National 2014 competition at the Gotland island in the Baltic sea, on October 25, 2014. (Photo: TT News/Maja Suslin-AFP)
A Palestinian protester protects his face as he stands in front of burning tires during a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kafr Qaddum, near Nablus in the occupied West Bank, on October 26, 2014. Israeli-Palestinian talks on a lasting Gaza truce are to resume after mid-November, instead of October 27, 2014 as initially planned, the chief Palestinian negotiator Azzam al-Ahmed
A Palestinian protester protects his face as he stands in front of burning tires during a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kafr Qaddum, near Nablus in the occupied West Bank, on October 26, 2014. Israeli-Palestinian talks on a lasting Gaza truce are to resume after mid-November, instead of October 27, 2014 as initially planned, the chief Palestinian negotiator Azzam al-Ahmed told AFP. (Photo: Jaafer Ashtiyeh-AFP)
Arabic graffiti on the wall reads "Death to Islamic State (IS)" in the Jurf al-Sakhr area, north of the Shiite shrine city of Karbala on October 26, 2014. (Photo: Haidar Hamdani-AFP)
Arabic graffiti on the wall reads "Death to Islamic State (IS)" in the Jurf al-Sakhr area, north of the Shiite shrine city of Karbala on October 26, 2014. (Photo: Haidar Hamdani-AFP)
A protester lies on the ground during a demonstration in front of the prefecture in Albi, southern France, on October 27, 2014 a day after a 21-year-old man died in unclear circumstances during a violent clash between demonstrators and police at the site of the contested Sivens dam near the town of Gaillac. The general prosecutor of the town of Albi, Claude Derens, told a news conference it was "impossible" to determine the cause of death of Remi Fraisse during the unrest, which also left seven
A protester lies on the ground during a demonstration in front of the prefecture in Albi, southern France, on October 27, 2014 a day after a 21-year-old man died in unclear circumstances during a violent clash between demonstrators and police at the site of the contested Sivens dam near the town of Gaillac. The general prosecutor of the town of Albi, Claude Derens, told a news conference it was "impossible" to determine the cause of death of Remi Fraisse during the unrest, which also left seven security personnel injured. Some 2,000 people had gathered to protest the controversial Sivens dam project in the Tarn region, which they say will benefit only a handful of agri-businesses. (Photo: Remy Gabalda-AFP)
A butterfly is pictured flying under a light during a special preview of "The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter" for 4-5-year-old-children at the American Museum of Natural History in New York on October 28, 2014. (Photo: Jewel Samad-AFP)
A butterfly is pictured flying under a light during a special preview of "The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter" for 4-5-year-old-children at the American Museum of Natural History in New York on October 28, 2014. (Photo: Jewel Samad-AFP)
Fishing boats are anchored at Karachi Fish Harbour off the Arabian Sea after a severe cyclone warning in the Pakistani city of Karachi on October 29, 2014. (Photo: Asif Hassan-AFP)
Fishing boats are anchored at Karachi Fish Harbour off the Arabian Sea after a severe cyclone warning in the Pakistani city of Karachi on October 29, 2014. (Photo: Asif Hassan-AFP)
Indian Hindu devotees offer prayers to the sun during the Chhath festival on the banks of the river Ganges in Kolkata on October 29, 2014. (Photo: Dibyangshu Sarkar-AFP)
Indian Hindu devotees offer prayers to the sun during the Chhath festival on the banks of the river Ganges in Kolkata on October 29, 2014. (Photo: Dibyangshu Sarkar-AFP)
A Sri Lankan Air Force serviceman searches with a pole at the site of a landslide caused by heavy monsoon rains in Koslanda village in central Sri Lanka on October 30, 2014. (Photo: Ishara Kodikara-AFP)
A Sri Lankan Air Force serviceman searches with a pole at the site of a landslide caused by heavy monsoon rains in Koslanda village in central Sri Lanka on October 30, 2014. (Photo: Ishara Kodikara-AFP)
A fan cries holding a portrait of the slain Bafana-Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa during a memorial service in Johannesburg on October 30, 2014 where the memory of Meyiwa and of Olympic Champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi and Phindile Mwelase were celebrated in one of the darkest month of South Africa sport history. (Photo: Marco Longari-AFP)
A fan cries holding a portrait of the slain Bafana-Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa during a memorial service in Johannesburg on October 30, 2014 where the memory of Meyiwa and of Olympic Champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi and Phindile Mwelase were celebrated in one of the darkest month of South Africa sport history. (Photo: Marco Longari-AFP)
People use a fairground ride at the "Warner Movie Park" in Bottrop, western Germany on October 30, 2014. (Photo: Patrik Stollarz-AFP)
People use a fairground ride at the "Warner Movie Park" in Bottrop, western Germany on October 30, 2014. (Photo: Patrik Stollarz-AFP)
The Lebanese Communist Party celebrates its 90th anniversary at Beirut's UNESCO Palace. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
The Lebanese Communist Party celebrates its 90th anniversary at Beirut's UNESCO Palace. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

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