Week in Photos (May 17-May 23)

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Israeli soldiers detain a Palestinian protester during a gathering by Palestinian, Israeli and foreign demonstrators in support of Palestinian prisoners on Road 60, which links Jerusalem and Hebron and is used by both Palestinians and Jewish settlers, on May 17, 2014. (Photo: Hazem Bader-AFP)
Israeli soldiers detain a Palestinian protester during a gathering by Palestinian, Israeli and foreign demonstrators in support of Palestinian prisoners on Road 60, which links Jerusalem and Hebron and is used by both Palestinians and Jewish settlers, on May 17, 2014. (Photo: Hazem Bader-AFP)
This picture taken on May 18, 2014 shows a woman leading a buffalo onto a stage during a buffalo bodypainting competition in Jiangcheng county, Yunnan province. (Photo: China Out-AFP)
This picture taken on May 18, 2014 shows a woman leading a buffalo onto a stage during a buffalo bodypainting competition in Jiangcheng county, Yunnan province. (Photo: China Out-AFP)
A jetliner leave a vapour trail as it passes in front of the moon on May 20, 2014, taken from the Algerian capital Algiers. (Photo: Farouk Batiche-AFP)
A jetliner leave a vapour trail as it passes in front of the moon on May 20, 2014, taken from the Algerian capital Algiers. (Photo: Farouk Batiche-AFP)
World Champion Christian Sprenger of Australia swims during a swimming clinic session for children with special needs on the rooftop pool of the Marina Bay Sands resort hotel in Singapore on May 20, 2014. (Photo: Roslan Rahman-AFP)
World Champion Christian Sprenger of Australia swims during a swimming clinic session for children with special needs on the rooftop pool of the Marina Bay Sands resort hotel in Singapore on May 20, 2014. (Photo: Roslan Rahman-AFP)
Security personal wait for the arrival of Iran's President Hassan Rouhani at Pudong International Airport ahead of the fourth Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) summit in Shanghai May 20, 2014. (Photo: Carlos Barria-AFP)
Security personal wait for the arrival of Iran's President Hassan Rouhani at Pudong International Airport ahead of the fourth Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) summit in Shanghai May 20, 2014. (Photo: Carlos Barria-AFP)
This photo taken on May 20, 2014 shows children playing in the river at Lar Po village near Monywar, Myanmar. (Photo: Ye Aung Thu-AFP)
This photo taken on May 20, 2014 shows children playing in the river at Lar Po village near Monywar, Myanmar. (Photo: Ye Aung Thu-AFP)
Italian actress Sophia Loren holds a professional camera as she sits among photographers during a photocall for "Voce Umana" at the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 21, 2014. (Photo: Bertrand Langlois-AFP)
Italian actress Sophia Loren holds a professional camera as she sits among photographers during a photocall for "Voce Umana" at the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 21, 2014. (Photo: Bertrand Langlois-AFP)
A boy leans on a mural with the portraits of famous football players at Tavares Bastos shantytown (favela) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on May 21, 2014. (Photo: Yasuyoshi Chiba-AFP)
A boy leans on a mural with the portraits of famous football players at Tavares Bastos shantytown (favela) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on May 21, 2014. (Photo: Yasuyoshi Chiba-AFP)
An Indian Nihang - religious Sikh warrior - shows off his skills in the Sikh martial art known as 'Gatka' during a procession from the Sikh Shrine Gurudwara Lohgarh Sahib to Gurudwara San Sahib at village Basarke, about 13 kms from Amritsar on May 23, 2014, on the occasion of the 535th birth anniversary of Guru Amardas, the third master of the Sikhs. (Photo: Narinder Nanu-AFP)
An Indian Nihang - religious Sikh warrior - shows off his skills in the Sikh martial art known as 'Gatka' during a procession from the Sikh Shrine Gurudwara Lohgarh Sahib to Gurudwara San Sahib at village Basarke, about 13 kms from Amritsar on May 23, 2014, on the occasion of the 535th birth anniversary of Guru Amardas, the third master of the Sikhs. (Photo: Narinder Nanu-AFP)
A young boy participates in one of the activities meant to raise awareness about Beirut's Dalia, one of the last public spaces in the Lebanese capital that is now threatened by developers. (Photo: Marwan Bou Haidar)
A young boy participates in one of the activities meant to raise awareness about Beirut's Dalia area on the coast, one of the last public spaces in the Lebanese capital that is now threatened by developers. (Photo: Marwan Bou Haidar)
The recently rennovated Sanayah Garden, one of Beirut's few public parks. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
The recently rennovated Sanayah Garden, one of Beirut's few public parks. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

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