Topic Photos of Week #6

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Topic Photos of Week #6. Here is week 6′s selection of topic photos according to us.

Wildfires burn in the Maraiwatsede indigenous reserve in Mato Grosso, about 375 miles (604 km) northwest of Brasilia. HANDOUT/REUTERS

Visitors run away as waves from a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, under the influence of Typhoon Trami, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

A demonstrator from Black Bloc stands in front of military police during a protest in Sao Paulo. NACHO DOCE/REUTERS

Boy tries to avoid scattered garbage floating on a flooded street in Shantou, Guangdong province. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

Workers move waste containing radiated soil, leaves and debris from the decontamination operation at a storage site in Naraha town. ISSEI KATO/REUTERS

Police officer stands guard at the entrance to the Jinan Intermediate People’s Court on the third day of the trial of ousted Chinese politician Bo in Jinan. CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

The Lincoln Memorial during sunrise before the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington. LARRY DOWNING/REUTERS

Young supporter of CDU holds placard with the nickname of German Chancellor Merkel after CDU election campaign event in Bonn. INA FASSBENDER/REUTERS

A man stands in front of a so-called ‘sex box’ during a tour on an open day at a sex drive-in west of Zurich. ARND WIEGMANN/REUTERS

Chemical materials and gas masks are pictured in warehouse at front line of clashes between opposition fighters and government forces, during a guided tour by the Syrian Army in Jobar. KHALED AL-HARIRI/REUTERS

A firefighter tries to extinguish a forest fire in Covilha. RAFAEL MARCHANTE/REUTERS

Students of Howard University march from campus to the Lincoln Memorial to participate in the Realize the Dream Rally for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. JAMES LAWLER DUGGAN/REUTERS

Kidnap victim Hannah Anderson hugs an attendee during memorial service for her mother Christina and her brother Ethan in Santee. POOL/REUTERS

Visitors run away as waves from a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, in Hangzhou. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

Firefighters work to prevent the Rim Fire from jumping Highway 120 near Buck Meadows, California. MAX WHITTAKER/REUTERS

Lobsterman Steve Train tosses a lobster back into the sea while hauling traps in his boat Wild Irish Rose in the waters off Cape Elizabeth, Maine. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

Two men who were arrested in connection with the gang-rape of a photo journalist, sit in the police car as they leave a court in Mumbai. DANISH SIDDIQUI/REUTERS

Orthodox nuns hold candles during a procession in Jerusalem’s Old City. DARREN WHITESIDE/REUTERS

Pigeons lie on the ground after dying from what activists say is the use of chemical weapons by forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad in Damascus. STRINGER/REUTERS

Egyptian Army soldiers and medics transport former president Mubarak after he attended a court hearing back to a military hospital, in Maadi. MUHAMMAD HAMED/REUTERS

Participants throw their hats into the air in an attempt to set a world record, at a event to promote the city’s bid to host the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. ISSEI KATO/REUTERS

Firefighters try to extinguish a forest fire in Tondela, near Viseu. RAFAEL MARCHANTE/REUTERS

A man runs up the gostra during the religious feast of St Julian outside Valletta. DARRIN ZAMMIT LUPI/REUTERS

A Free Syrian Army fighter wears a hat while resting in a safe house in Jobar. STRINGER/REUTERS

Railroad workers and police investigators stand near the overturned carriages of a derailed train in Huimanguillo, in the Mexican state of Tabasco. STRINGER/MEXICO/REUTERS

Cyrus and Thicke perform Blurred Lines during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York. LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

Revellers play with fireworks in an enclosed area on the main street of the village of Paterna near Valencia during the annual Corda festivity. HEINO KALIS/REUTERS

Veligurov walks with Abi, a wild sparrow, near his grandmother’s house in the town of Minusinsk. ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS

U.N. vehicles transport a team of U.N. chemical weapons experts to the scene of a poison gas attack outside the Syrian capital last week, in Damascus. KHALED AL-HARIRI/REUTERS

A fish jumps near where a pelican is swimming on Narrabeen Lake on a winters day in Sydney. DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

Muslim people clear the area and search for salvageable items, after their houses were burnt in a riot at Htan Kone village, in Myanmar’s northern Sagaing region. Soe Zeya Tun/REUTERS

Soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army’s guard of honour hold flags during the official welcoming ceremony for Serbian President Nikolic in Beijing. PETAR KUJUNDZIC/REUTERS

Worker pastes up election poster showing Bruederle FDP’s top German general elections candidate in Berlin. THOMAS PETER/REUTERS

Palestinian tunnel workers rest inside a smuggling tunnel dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip. MOHAMMED SALEM/REUTERS

A man stands at a flooded building in Veracruz. STRINGER/MEXICO/REUTERS

Windmills of the wind farm BARD Offshore 1, are pictured 100 kilometres north-west of the German island of Borkum. FABIAN BIMMER/REUTERS

A man climbs outside a window with a knife as his mother and a policeman look on in Anshan. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year’s ‘quarup’ in Xingu National Park. UESLEI MARCELINO/REUTERS

U.N. chemical weapons experts meet residents at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya. STRINGER/REUTERS

U.S. President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor to Army Staff Sergeant Ty Carter during a ceremony in the East Room at the White House in Washington. LARRY DOWNING/REUTERS

People launch a 30-metre-diameter paper lantern at Xiapo village. CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

Performers sit on a bus after the Notting hill Carnival in west London. PAUL HACKETT/REUTERS

Tamil woman cries as she holds up an image of her disappeared family member during the war against Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam at a protest in Jaffna. DINUKA LIYANAWATTE/REUTERS

Members of Shonkhoodoi Circus practise in a gymnasium in Darkhan. MAREIKE GUNSCHE/REUTERS

MiG-29 jet fighters of the Strizhi and Sukhoi Su-27 jet fighters of the Russkiye Vityazi aerobatic teams perform during a demonstration flight at the MAKS International Aviation and Space Salon in Zhukovsky. MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS

Wobert gestures to the media while arriving at Barrancabermeja airport. STRINGER/COLOMBIA/REUTERS

A man reacts as a performer dressed in a Tyrannosaurus rex dinosaur costume walks next to him during a publicity event in central Sydney. DANIEL MUNOZ/REUTERS

A devotee swings a lamp in front of the Krishna Temple during the Krishna Janmasthami festival in Lalitpur. NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

Champion skateboarder Benny Fairfax puts on a demonstration in Vancouver. ANDY CLARK/REUTERS

Rescue workers use a stretcher to carry a victim across the rubble after the collapse of two residential buildings in Vadodra city. AMIT DAVE/REUTERS

Combination picture shows German Chancellor Merkel wearing jackets of differing colours while attending various public events. STAFF/REUTERS

A boy whose eyes were gouged out is pushed in a wheelchair at a hospital in Taiyuan. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

Visually impaired students react as water splashes on them during celebrations for the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in Mumbai. DANISH SIDDIQUI/REUTERS

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man walks out with his children after collecting gas mask kits at a distribution point in Jerusalem. AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

Free Syrian Army fighters escort U.N. vehicles during their visit at one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Zamalka. STRINGER/REUTERS

Handprints of civilian are pictured on a U.N. vehicle carrying a team of U.N. chemical weapons experts visiting one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack in the Ain Tarma neighbourhood of Damascus. STRINGER/REUTERS

MiG-29 jet fighters of the Strizhi (Swifts) and Sukhoi Su-27 jet fighters of the Russkiye Vityazi (Russian Knights) aerobatic teams perform during a demonstration flight at the MAKS International Aviation and Space Salon in Zhukovsky outside Moscow. TATYANA MAKEYEVA/REUTERS

Obama reaches out to shake hands with Clinton at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s I have a dream speech in Washington. JASON REED/REUTERS

Obamas, Carter and Clinton wave at ceremony marking 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s I have a dream speech in Washington. JASON REED/REUTERS

Residents use light from a lamp to look at the ruins of a house struck by a mortar bomb during an operation in Goma. THOMAS MUKOYA/REUTERS

An unmanned Delta 4 Heavy rocket, the largest booster in in the U.S. fleet, lifts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

A woman holds a US flag as a video of Martin Luther King Jr.’s I Have a Dream Speech is projected onto the side of the Fort Independence in Boston. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

U.N. chemical weapons experts prepare before collecting samples from one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Zamalka. STRINGER/REUTERS

Senior Muslim Brotherhood official El-Beltagi stands at a police station after being arrested by security forces in Giza. HANDOUT/REUTERS

Student demonstrators throw stones at riot policemen during a protest in Bogota. JOSE MIGUEL GOMEZ/REUTERS

People are silhouetted as they sit on the SlingShot ride on Coney Island in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

A participant bicycles away from the effigy of the Man at the 2013 Burning Man arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. JIM BOURG/REUTERS

A fisherman arranges fishes kept for drying at a fishing harbour in Chennai. BABU/REUTERS

Calligrapher Zhang Kesi dips his brush with ink as he works on a giant calligraphy in Shenyang. SHENG LI/REUTERS

An aerial view from a helicopter shows the flooded area of the far eastern Jewish Autonomous Region. RIA NOVOSTI/REUTERS

Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron is driven away from the rear of Number 10 Downing Street in London. OLIVIA HARRIS/REUTERS

A man takes off his prison uniform while he is being released from Hoang Tien prison, outside Hanoi. KHAM/REUTERS

Still image of wounded man recuperating after an attack that according at a hospital said to be in the western suburb of Uorm al-Kubra in Aleppo. REUTERS TV/REUTERS

A Congolese armed forces tank fires a shot as soldiers battle M23 rebels in Kibati. THOMAS MUKOYA/REUTERS

A boy holds a poster of Syria’s President during a demonstration against potential strikes on the Syrian government, in Sanaa. Khaled Abdullah/REUTERS

Chile President Pinera falls on debris as Mayor of Puente Alto, German Codina, tries to assist, in Santiago. STRINGER/CHILE/REUTERS

Men stand next to coffins during the funeral for six children who died in a landslide in La Chicharronera. JORGE CABRERA/REUTERS

Demonstrators from the group called Black Bloc march in a protest against what they say is the monopoly of the press, in Sao Paulo. NACHO DOCE/REUTERS