APTOPIX Mali Fighting
Feb. 15, 2013. Children walk on the Askia mausoleum, built in 1495, in Gao, northern Mali.Jerome Delay—AP
APTOPIX Mali Fighting
Women, who are part of the Sawt al-Haq (Voice of Rights), stand with their weapons as they undergo military training in Aleppo
Spanish apprentice bullfighter "Lama de Gongora" touches his face at the arena before the start of a "tentadero" in Ronda
Palestinian works inside a smuggling tunnel flooded by Egyptian forces beneath the Egyptian-Gaza border in Rafah
The body of a baby who was killed in Saturday's bomb attack in a Shi'ite Muslim area, lies in a coffin at a mosque during a funeral ceremony in the Pakistani city of Quetta
A bride waits for her groom during a mass wedding ceremony of the Unification Church at Cheongshim Peace World Centre in Gapyeong
North Korea
White Turf races in St. Moritz
APTOPIX Mideast Libya
A model gets made up backstage during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid
Mali Fighting
Artists perform during the Carnival parade in Nice
Conceptual artist Pandemonia poses for a photograph outside Somerset House during London Fashion Week
A dhobi, or clothes washer, tries to retrieve a piece of cloth blown by the wind on the river banks of Sabarmati in Ahmedabad
APTOPIX North Korea
Villagers gather around the flag-draped casket of Pakistani soldier Muhammad Akhlaq, whom the Pakistan military said was killed by Indian soldiers after crossing into the Indian side of Kashmir, before funeral prayers at his village Pind Bainso
25th anniversary of Dance Umbrella
Model Of Knut The Polar Bear Goes On Display At Natural History Museum In Berlin
Spanish bullfighter "El Cid" is seen through a small window of a door as he performs a pass to a heifer during a "tentadero" at the first International Biennial of bullfighting in Ronda
A man prepares graves for the burial of victims of Saturday's bomb attack in a Shi'ite Muslim area, in the Pakistani city of Quetta
Catholic faithful attends a mass on the first Sunday of lent at the Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro
Archbishop of Santiago Ricardo Ezzati listens to a confession from a Roman Catholic faithful during mass at Santiago Cathedral in Santiago
A woman, who is part of the Sawt al-Haq (Voice of Rights), holds a weapon as she undergoes military training in Aleppo
A soldier uses a welding torch to destroy a gun handed in by a resident during the "Voluntary Disarmament Programme" at the Venustiano Carranza district in Mexico City
Bushfires at Grampians National Park, Victoria, Australia - 18 Feb 2013
Anti malaria fumigation in India
APTOPIX Brazil Rural Women Conference
A woman displays her dog's skills to her neighbours at the Alfama neighborhood in Lisbon
Syrian Refugees Cross Into Jordan
World News - Feb. 19, 2013
Naples, special opening of the Museum of Sansevero Chapel for blind persons
The Sydney Doll Hospital Centenary
APTOPIX Mideast Israel Daily Life
A model presents a creation from the Meadham Kirchhoff Autumn/Winter 2013 collection during London Fashion Week
Fire Destroys 500 Homes In Valenzuela, Philippines
APTOPIX Mideast Yemen
China daily life
Mideast Israel Palestinians
A U.S. Marine drinks the blood of a cobra during a jungle survival exercise at a military base in Chon Buri province
A Thai Navy instructor demonstrates to U.S. Marines how to catch a cobra during a jungle survival exercise in Chon Buri province
U.S. marines react as a cobra gets too close to them during a jungle survival exercise at a military base in Chon Buri province
Shi'ite Muslims carry coffins of victims killed in Saturday's bomb attack, during a funeral in Quetta
A girl who returned from school cries upon seeing her house destroyed after a jet missile hit the al-Myassar neighbourhood of Aleppo
APTOPIX Indonesia Daily Life
A woman begs for alms at the premises of Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu
Pakistan Zero Dark Thirty
Activists watch a televised broadcast of the Champions League soccer match between Barcelona and AC Milan in a school hall in Aleppo
Mideast Syria
Boys play on the roof of the entrance to a football stadium in Gao
A model gets made up backstage during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid
A Malian soldier takes cover amidst dust after a rocket propelled grenade was fired by his comrades in Gao
A Malian soldier fires an AK-47 during fighting with Islamists in Gao
World News - Feb. 20, 2013
APTOPIX Mideast Egypt
Chingay Parade Media Preview
Golf spectators look for cover as snow forces suspension of play during the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship golf tournament in Marana
A woman is rescued from flood waters by a resident standing on top of her car during heavy rain in Chalandri suburb north of Athens
APTOPIX South Africa Pistorius Shooting
Oscar Pistorius is pictured through a car window as he leaves court after he was granted bail
Feb. 15, 2013. Children walk on the Askia mausoleum, built in 1495, in Gao, northern Mali.
Jerome Delay—AP
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Pictures of the Week: February 15 - 22

Feb 22, 2013

From female fighters in Syria and smugglers under Gaza to the second anniversary of Libya's uprising and a 100-year-old hospital for dolls, TIME presents the best images of the week.

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