Week in Photos (August 23 - August 29)

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Palestinian men look on as a bomb from an Israeli air strike hits a house in Gaza City on August 23, 2014. (Photo: Roberto Schmidt-AFP)
Palestinian men look on as a bomb from an Israeli air strike hits a house in Gaza City on August 23, 2014. (Photo: Roberto Schmidt-AFP)
Indian villagers leave the shore to travel by boat through floodwaters in Gagalmari village in the Morigoan district of Assam on August 24, 2014. (Photo: Biju Boro-AFP)
Indian villagers leave the shore to travel by boat through floodwaters in Gagalmari village in the Morigoan district of Assam on August 24, 2014. (Photo: Biju Boro-AFP)
Beyonce performs on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), August 24, 2014 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. (Photo: Robyn Beck-AFP)
Beyonce performs on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), August 24, 2014 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. (Photo: Robyn Beck-AFP)
A riot policeman is set on fire by a molotov cocktail thrown by a small group of anti-government protesters during clashes in San Cristobal, Venezuela on August 25, 2014. (Photo: George Castellanos-AFP)
A riot policeman is set on fire by a molotov cocktail thrown by a small group of anti-government protesters during clashes in San Cristobal, Venezuela on August 25, 2014. (Photo: George Castellanos-AFP)
The child of a Sich special volunteer battalion member holds her father on August 26, 2014 during an oath-taking and farewell ceremony in Kiev. (Photo: Sergei Supinsky-AFP)
The child of a Sich special volunteer battalion member holds her father on August 26, 2014 during an oath-taking and farewell ceremony in Kiev. (Photo: Sergei Supinsky-AFP)
Italian actress Luisa Ranieri, godmother of the 71st Venice Film Festival, poses during a photocall on August 26, 2014 on the eve of the opening ceremony of the festival at Venice Lido. (Photo: Tiziana Fabi-AFP)
Italian actress Luisa Ranieri, godmother of the 71st Venice Film Festival, poses during a photocall on August 26, 2014 on the eve of the opening ceremony of the festival at Venice Lido. (Photo: Tiziana Fabi-AFP)
A plane flies overhead as Indian youth jump into the water at the Gandak ki Baoli, 'a well with steps' which was constructed during the rule of Emperor Iltutmish who was also the founder of the slave dynasty, in New Delhi on August 26, 2014. (Photo: Chandan Khanna-AFP)
A plane flies overhead as Indian youth jump into the water at the Gandak ki Baoli, 'a well with steps' which was constructed during the rule of Emperor Iltutmish who was also the founder of the slave dynasty, in New Delhi on August 26, 2014. (Photo: Chandan Khanna-AFP)
A Palestinian man blows fire as Gazans gather at an intersecition to celebrate the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas on August 26, 2014 in Gaza City. (Photo: Roberto Schmidt-AFP)
A Palestinian man blows fire as Gazans gather at an intersecition to celebrate the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas on August 26, 2014 in Gaza City. (Photo: Roberto Schmidt-AFP)
Palestinian men walk in a street on August 27, 2014 among houses destroyed in Gaza City's Shejaiya neighbourhood, which was one of the hardest hit hit by the fighting between Israel and Hamas militants. (Photo: Roberto Schmidt-AFP)
Palestinian men walk in a street on August 27, 2014 among houses destroyed in Gaza City's Shejaiya neighbourhood, which was one of the hardest hit hit by the fighting between Israel and Hamas militants. (Photo: Roberto Schmidt-AFP)
Revellers take part in the annual "tomatina" festivities in the village of Bunol, near Valencia on August 28, 2013. (Photo: Gabriel Gallo-AFP)
Revellers take part in the annual "tomatina" festivities in the village of Bunol, near Valencia on August 28, 2013. (Photo: Gabriel Gallo-AFP)
Displaced Iraqi children, who fled their home a few weeks ago due to attacks by Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the northern city of Mosul, play at the Bahrka camp where they found shelter, ten kilometres west of Arbil, in the autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq, on August 27, 2014. (Photo: Ali al-Saadi-AFP)
Displaced Iraqi children, who fled their home a few weeks ago due to attacks by Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the northern city of Mosul, play at the Bahrka camp where they found shelter, ten kilometres west of Arbil, in the autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq, on August 27, 2014. (Photo: Ali al-Saadi-AFP)
A new building with vertical gardens in Beirut's Mar Mikhael neighborhood. (Photo: Marwan Bou Haidar)
A new building with vertical gardens in Beirut's Mar Mikhael neighborhood. (Photo: Marwan Bou Haidar)
A demonstrator protesting the Lebanese parliament's planned term extensions holds a sign saying, "The consensual dictatorship." (Photo: Haitham Moussawi)
A demonstrator protesting the Lebanese parliament's planned term extensions holds a sign saying, "The consensual dictatorship." (Photo: Haitham Moussawi)
A woman stands on a bridge in Beirut. (Photo: Haitham Moussawi)
A woman stands on a bridge in Beirut. (Photo: Haitham Moussawi)
Children play at night on the new Beirut waterfront. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
Children play at night on the new Beirut waterfront. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

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