Men break wooden boards during Maslenitsa celebrations in Minsk, Belarus, on Sunday, February 28. The men serve in the special forces unit of the Belarussian Interior Ministry. Maslenitsa, a holiday marking the end of winter, is traditionally celebrated with pancake eating and feats of strength.
A handler feeds a panda named Le Bao during a welcoming ceremony at the international airport in Incheon, South Korea, on Thursday, March 3. Le Bao and another panda arrived from China's Sichuan province.
People check their cell phones before an Emporio Armani fashion show in Milan, Italy, on Friday, February 26.
The Malaysian Army marks the area where a transport plane crash-landed outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday, February 26. The eight people aboard the plane were reported to be safe after being assisted by local fishermen.
Jose Tranquada Gomes, president of the Madeira Island Legislative Assembly, points to clothes left on his desk by Jose Manuel Coelho, a Portuguese Labor Party deputy, on Thursday, March 3. Coelho undressed himself to protest a court's decision to cut part of his salary.
A woman in Cizre, Turkey, walks in the ruins of a damaged building on Wednesday, March 2, following heavy fighting between government troops and Kurdish fighters. Thousands of residents in the Kurdish-majority town began returning to their homes after authorities partially lifted a curfew that was put in place to root out rebels.
People walk on a beach in Panama City, Florida, as a controlled fire releases smoke over Shell Island on Wednesday, March 2.
Women use an umbrella to block the sun as they ride a bike on Malaysia's Crab Island on Friday, February 26.
Women sunbathe at the Peter and Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Tuesday, March 1.
A worker feeds a crocodile named Shaquille at the Malabon Zoo in Manila, Philippines, on Thursday, March 3.
Officials carry away a dead tigress after it was killed by villagers in Dimapur, India, on Tuesday, March 1. The animal had been troubling the village for more than a week, raiding livestock and attacking a man.
A man votes in Graves Mill, Virginia, during the Super Tuesday primaries on March 1.
Cuban artist Ernesto Milanes made this bronze sculpture of U.S. President John F. Kennedy smoking a cigar. It was selling for $3,500 on Monday, February 29, the opening day of the Havana Cigar Festival in Havana, Cuba.
A farmer carries water to irrigate plants on the outskirts of Allahabad, India, on Monday, February 29.
A farmer sleeps near cows at the International Agricultural Show in Paris on Monday, February 29.