Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Human Interest

All Eyes photo gallery: The 10 best wire photos of the week

A mourner in Kashmir, blooming cherry trees in Germany, poppy fields in Kandahar and a proud Syrian voter are among our picks for the top 10 wire photos this week. (All photos are from the Associated Press or Getty Images and were transmitted between April 8 and today.)

(AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

In this April 12, 2016 picture electrical machine builder Oleg Glebov works at the stator windings of a generator in the Erfurt Generator Plant of the German Siemens AG in Erfurt, central Germany. The Power Generator plant celebrates the production of the one thousandth generator, a component for the south Californian energy utility San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), USA.

(AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

A visitor shoots photos of a blooming cherry tree in the Japanese Kare San Sui garden at the horticultural exhibition 'ega' in Erfurt, central Germany, Thursday, April 14, 2016. Weather forecasts predict changeable weather conditions in Germany for the upcoming days.

(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

Soldiers of the presidential guard march up the ramp of the Planalto Presidential Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, April 12, 2016. A congressional committee has recommended that the impeachment process against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff move forward, bringing the possible ouster of the embattled leader a step closer. Rousseff is facing impeachment proceedings over allegations her administration violated fiscal rules to mask budget problems by shifting around government accounts ahead of her 2014 re-election.

(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

A Muslim woman walks past a sign reading "Stop killing Muslims Army" on the walls in Kano, Nigeria, Friday, April. 8, 2016. A human rights lawyer says the detained leader of Nigeria's Shiite Muslims has been left near-blind and suffered several operations to remove bullets from gunshots in an army raid on his home.

(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

A woman stands next to an artwork by British artist Banksy during a press preview of the first retrospective exhibition in Germany showing some 40 works of art in Munich, Germany, Thursday, April 14, 2016. Banksy is most famous for his anarchic humorous graffiti works that appear on street architecture without notice.

(AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

Dark clouds hang over the asparagus fields near Kutzleben, central Germany, Thursday, April 14, 2016. Weather forecasts predict changeable weather conditions in Germany for the upcoming days.

(AP Photos/Allauddin Khan)

In this Monday, April 11, 2016 photo, an Afghan child carries a shovel on his shoulder as he walks in a poppy field in Zhari district of southern Kandahar province, Afghanistan. A recent uptick in violence across the south will worsen once the poppy crop is harvested in coming weeks and the extremists deploy gunmen to protect their vast smuggling empire, officials, analysts and diplomats are predicting.

(AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

Visitors stand inside the installation 'Le mie prigioni' (My Jails), by architect Alessandro Mendini, part of the 'Fuori Salone' exhibitions during the Design Week, in Milan, Italy, Thursday, April 14, 2016.

(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

A Syrian woman poses for a photograph showing her inked finger after voting outside a polling station during the Syrian parliamentary election in Damascus, Syria, Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

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