The week in photos: May 5-12, 2018
The week in photos: May 5-12, 2018


This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

GOING GREEN. Nude participants pose for a group photo as they celebrate World Naked Gardening Day at the Wellington Naturist Club in Wellington, New Zealand on May 5, 2018. Photo by Marty Melville/AFP
REPLICA. Visitors stand before a mock military demarcation line as they pose for photos at a replica of the DMZ border truce village of Panmunjom, built as a film set, near Namyangju, east of Seoul on May 5, 2018. Photo by Ed Jones/AFP
HIGHLY UNSTABLE. The Kilauea Volcano, the most active in Hawaii, was highly unstable on May 6, 2018, as lava spouted into the air and fissures emitted deadly gases forcing thousands of people to evacuate. Photo by the US Geological Survey/AFP
COLORS OF TURKEY. People gesture and dance as they take part in the Color Sky Festival on May 6, 2018 at Kadikoy district, in Istanbul. Photo by Yasin Akgul/AFP
FITNESS CRAZE. Yoga students take a class with Nigerian Dwarf goats held by the 'Hello Critter Goat Yoga' team at the Golden Road Pub in Los Angeles, California on May 7, 2018. Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP
NUCLEAR DEAL. Iranians pour fuel on US flags set aflame during an anti-US demonstration outside the former US embassy headquarters in the capital Tehran on May 9, 2018, after US President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal. Photo by Atta Kenare/AFP
BACK. Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno returns from an indefinite leave on May 9, 2018. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler
NEW FACILITY. An employee stands at the Hammar Mushrif new Degassing Station Facilities site inside the Zubair oil and gas field, north of the southern Iraqi province of Basra on May 9, 2018. Photo by Haidar Mohammed Ali/AFP
RESCUED AT SEA. Migrants wake up aboard the MV Aquarius, a rescue vessel chartered by SOS-Mediterranee and Doctors Without Borders (MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres), near the port of Catania, Sicily, on May 10, 2018. Photo by Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP
ARMED. A Palestinian demonstrator looks on during clashes with Israeli forces along the border with the Gaza strip, east of Gaza City, on May 11, 2018, as Palestinians demonstrate for the right to return to their historic homeland in what is now Israel. Photo by Mahmud Hams/AFP
PROTEST. Employees of the Supreme Court wear red on May11, 2018, in support of the quo warranto case filed against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler
VILLAIN. Laban ng Masa depicts President Rodrigo Duterte as Avengers: Infinity War villain Thanos who amassed the "infinity stones": the Office of the President, House of Representatives, Senate, and now the Supreme Court after CJ Sereno's ouster on May 11, 2018. Photo from Sanlakas
DEFIANT. UP Diliman and Ateneo students and faculty staged an indignation rally in Katipunan, Quezon City on May 11, 2018, over the ouster of Chief Justice Sereno. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler
FINAL PUSH. Supporters of barangay and SK candidates took the streets on May 12, 2018, the last day of campaign for the May 14 polls.  Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler


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