Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Wild horse roundup

Wild horses are herded and made available for adoption by the Bureau of Land Management to keep populations in check in Utah.

Capturing Boko Haram

Niger, Cameroon and Chad have launched a regional military campaign to help Nigeria defeat the Boko Haram insurgency.

Leonard Nimoy: 1931 - 2015

The actor best known for his role as the logical Mr. Spock on "Star Trek" has died at age 83.

Milan Fashion Week

Highlights from Milan fashion week.

Pushing out Islamic State

Kurdish forces deal a blow to Islamic State by capturing an important town in a powerful offensive in northeast Syria.

The Bush dynasty

As Jeb Bush takes the stage at CPAC ahead of an expected presidential bid, a look back at the presidencies of his father and brother.

Westerners fight Islamic State

Foreigners who have traveled to Iraq to help fight Islamic State militants.

Jihadi John uncovered

Investigators believe the "Jihadi John" fighter who fronts Islamic State videos is a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi.

The ruins of Donetsk airport

Rebels bring Ukrainian war prisoners to the ruins of the Donetsk airport to recover the dead bodies of their fellow Ukrainian troops.

REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

The winner takes all

Reuters photographers share their experience covering the Academy Awards.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Attack on a convoy

Myanmar photographer Soe Zeya Tun travels in a Red Cross convoy that is attacked.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal

Life in the High Atlas

The snowy foothills of the High Atlas mountains in Morocco are home to several Berber villages where the inhabitants make their living by farming, baking bread in traditional ovens, herding cattle, and the making and selling of honey, olive oil and pottery.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

CSI: Pakistan

Crime scene forensics is a new concept for many involved in law enforcement in Pakistan, a poor nation of 180 million people beset by crime and militancy.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Roll out the barrels

Photographers around the globe have been photographing oil barrels to document how they are utilized once the fuel has been used.  Full Coverage