Top 5 news photos of the week


Russian soldiers take a selfie before the rehearsal of the ceremonial march on Red Square, dedicated to the 1941 parade in Moscow, Russia, on 1 November 2014.

A young girl walks between crosses as she tries to find the grave of a loved one at a newly constructed mass grave for 3,000 typhoon Haiyan victims on the grounds of the Holy Cross Cemetary during All Souls Day on 2 November 2014 in Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines. Filipinos descend on cemetaries all across the country to tend to the graves of loved ones on November 1-2 marking All Saints day and All Souls day. Residents of Leyte are preparing for the 1-year anniversary since Super Typhoon Yolanda struck the coast on November 8, 2013, leaving more than 6000 dead and many more homeless.

Pakistani Shiite Muslim immigrants to Greece take part in a religious Ashura procession in Athens' Piraeus district on 4 November 2014. Ashura commemorates the killing of Imam Hussein, the grandson of the Prophet Mohammed, by the army of the Caliph Yazid in 680 AD, the formative event in Shiite Islam.

Protesters gather in Trafalgar Square ahead of the Million Mask March on 5 November 2014 in London, England. Protestors with covered faces marched from Trafalgar Square to Parliament Square and then around the streets of London in protest against austerity, mass surveillance and attacks on human rights.

Belarus Interior Ministry soldiers take part in the qualifying examinations for the 'Madder Beret' headdress outside Minsk, on 4 November 2014.

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