PHOTOS: The Week in Pictures, July 10
Metro rounds up the best photos of the week from around the globe.
President Barack Obama shakes hands with a mean wearing a horse mask, Brazil loses to Germany in the semifinal of the World Cup, an athlete pulls a truck with his body during a strongman competition and more.
The Week in Pictures, July 10, 2014.
Spectators enjoy fireworks above the Brooklyn Bridge during the 38th Annual Annual Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks on July 4, 2014 in New York City. Credit: Getty Images
Logan Deetz, 5 years old, center, holds American flag at The Washington Monument on Friday, July 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Participants run in front of Torrestrella’s bulls during the first bull-run of the San Fermin Festival, on July 7, 2014, in Pamplona, northern Spain.
Bell (R) catches a ball next to owner Nao Omura as they ride on a wave during the animal surfing portion of the Mabo Royal Kj Cup surfing contest at Tsujido beach in Fujisawa, Kanagawa prefecture on July 6, 2014. Credit:
Wearing traditional Belarus costumes girls jump over a bonfire as they celebrate the Ivan Kupala night, an ancient heathen holiday, held in the countryside near the town of Turov, some 260 km southwest of the capital Minsk, on July 6, 2014.
A boy visits China’s Anti-Japanese War museum at the Marco Polo bridge, or Lugouqiao, in west Beijing on July 7, 2014, on the the 77th anniversary of the Marco Polo Bridge incident, a skirmish between Chinese and Japanese troops that served as a pretext for Tokyo’s forces to seize Beijing and trigger the Sino-Japanese war.
Workers work at the ‘Gulliver’ sculpture on July 8, 2014 in the amusement park “Gulliver’s World” in Pudagla, on the island of Usedom, Germany. The sculpture of “Gulliver in Lilliput” is 36 meters long and 17 meters wide, which is one of the largest of its kind in Europe. The sculpture will be shown from July 11, 2014.
A Brazilian fan is seen chewing a flag and gesturing during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Fighting bulls from the ranch of Victoriano Del Rio Cortes run along the Curva de Estafetaa during the fourth day of the San Fermin Running Of The Bulls festival, on July 9, 2014 in Pamplona, Spain.
An athlete pulls a 15-tonne truck during a Truck-Pull event marking the upcoming Independence Day in the Belarus capital Minsk.
President Barack Obama jokingly reacts as he shakes hands with a man wearing a horse-head mask on a street in Denver, Colorado.