Week in Photos (August 16-August 22)

Al-Akhbar is currently going through a transitional phase whereby the English website is available for Archival purposes only. All new content will be published in Arabic on the main website (www.al-akhbar.com).

Al-Akhbar Management

Spain's Angel Mullera (C) and Germany's Steffen Uliczka (R) compete in the Men's 3000m steeplechase final during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich on August 14, 2014. (Photo: Fabrice Coffrini-AFP)
Spain's Angel Mullera (C) and Germany's Steffen Uliczka (R) compete in the Men's 3000m steeplechase final during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich on August 14, 2014. (Photo: Fabrice Coffrini-AFP)
A Palestinian man rides his horse past a damaged building in Gaza City's Shejaiya neighbourhood on August 17, 2014. (Photo: Thomas Coex-AFP)
A Palestinian man rides his horse past a damaged building in Gaza City's Shejaiya neighbourhood on August 17, 2014. (Photo: Thomas Coex-AFP)
This picture taken with an underwater camera shows Hungary's Katinka Hosszu competing in the 400m Medley women preliminary event at the 32nd LEN European swimming championships on August 18, 2014 in Berlin. (Photo: Damien Meyer-AFP)
This picture taken with an underwater camera shows Hungary's Katinka Hosszu competing in the 400m Medley women preliminary event at the 32nd LEN European swimming championships on August 18, 2014 in Berlin. (Photo: Damien Meyer-AFP)
USA's C. J. Hobgood rides a wave on August 18, 2014 during the 14th edition of the Billabong Pro Tahiti surf event, part of the ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) world tour, in Teahupoo, on the French Polynesian island Tahiti. (Photo: Gregory Boissy-AFP)
USA's C. J. Hobgood rides a wave on August 18, 2014 during the 14th edition of the Billabong Pro Tahiti surf event, part of the ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) world tour, in Teahupoo, on the French Polynesian island Tahiti. (Photo: Gregory Boissy-AFP)
Lukas Michul, a member of the 'dream walker' group jumps from atop the rugged rocks overlooking the azure waters of Navagio beach, one of the Greece's most renowned leisure spots on the popular tourist island of Zakynthos on June 23, 2014. (Photo: Louisa Gouliamaki-AFP)
Lukas Michul, a member of the 'dream walker' group jumps from atop the rugged rocks overlooking the azure waters of Navagio beach, one of the Greece's most renowned leisure spots on the popular tourist island of Zakynthos on June 23, 2014. (Photo: Louisa Gouliamaki-AFP)
People walk along a wooden bridge submerged by floodwater in Guilin, south China's Guangxi province on August 19, 2014. (Photo: China Out-AFP)
People walk along a wooden bridge submerged by floodwater in Guilin, south China's Guangxi province on August 19, 2014. (Photo: China Out-AFP)
Light trails made by rockets fired from the Gaza Strip mark the night sky from the Israel Gaza Border on August 19,2014. (Photo: David Buimovitch-AFP)
Light trails made by rockets fired from the Gaza Strip mark the night sky from the Israel Gaza Border on August 19,2014. (Photo: David Buimovitch-AFP)
Two protesters sit with their faces covered during a peaceful protest takes place on a street in Ferguson, Missouri early on August 20, 2014. (Photo: Michael B. Thomas-AFP)
Two protesters sit with their faces covered during a peaceful protest takes place on a street in Ferguson, Missouri early on August 20, 2014. (Photo: Michael B. Thomas-AFP)
A victim makes his way through flood water on a makeshift raft in Lishui, east China's Zhejiang province on August 20, 2014, after days of heavy rainfall. (Photo: China Out-AFP)
A victim makes his way through flood water on a makeshift raft in Lishui, east China's Zhejiang province on August 20, 2014, after days of heavy rainfall. (Photo: China Out-AFP)
A demonstrator protests the shooting death of Michael Brown August 20, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCullough has not filed any charges against Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, after Wilson fatally wounded Brown August 9th. (Photo: Joshua Lott-AFP)
A demonstrator protests the shooting death of Michael Brown August 20, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCullough has not filed any charges against Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, after Wilson fatally wounded Brown August 9th. (Photo: Joshua Lott-AFP)
A man fishes along the coast of Tyre in southern Lebanon. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
A man fishes along the coast of Tyre in southern Lebanon. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

Comments

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd><img><h1><h2><h3><h4><h5><h6><blockquote><span><aside>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

^ Back to Top