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The Best Pictures of the Week, September 16 – September 23

This week; floods in Pakistan, an Indian earthquake, Palestine's statehood bid, a Reno air show plane crash, anti-Gaddafi fighters in Libya. A man sets himself on fire in front of a bank in Greece, Afghanistan maternal mortality, gay pride and protests in Brazil, nude Israeli's in the Dead Sea, the Chinese Traditional Games for Ethnic Nationalities, and an extraordinary Rose in bloom.

This week in photos: from floods in Pakistan and an Indian earthquake to a Reno air show plane crash to nude Israelis in the Dead Sea.

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