20 photographs of the week

by The Guardian (Reprinted)
Tampa, FloridaKansas City Chiefs L’Jarius Sneed takes the field before the match against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Super Bowl LV. The Buccaneers beat the Chiefs to give quarterback Tom Brady an unprecedented seventh championship win at the age of 43.
Photograph: Erk S Lesser/EPA

The military coup in Myanmar, the impeachment trial of Donald Trump, Serena Williams at the Australian Open and the enduring impact of Covid-19: the most striking images from around the world this week

Buenaventura, ColombiaColombian marine infantry soldiers patrol the streets of Buenaventura. Since December, Buenaventura has been suffering a blood and fire dispute between members of the La Local armed group, which split into two substructures known as Shotas and Espartanos, that are now fighting each other for the control of drug trafficking.
Photograph: Luis Robayo/AFP/Getty Images
St Louis, MissouriPrisoners yell from broken windows at the St Louis Justice Centre. Inmates appeared to have knocked out windows and set alight small fires. A spokesman for Mayor Lyda Krewson said there was ‘an ongoing and very dangerous disturbance’ at the centre.
Photograph: Robert Cohen/AP
Buenaventura, ColombiaJavier Giraldo plays his guitar at the cemetery in Buenaventura.
Photograph: Luis Robayo/AFP/Getty Images
Yangon, MyanmarA protester carries a child during a demonstration against the 1 February military coup in Yangon.
Photograph: Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images
Nezahualcoyotl, MexicoA crematorium employee wearing protective gear moves an empty coffin during the cremation of a person who died of coronavirus at the municipal cemetery in Nezahualcoyotl.
Photograph: Henry Romero/Reuters
Portimao, PortugalA healthcare worker attends to a patient at the Portimao arena sports pavilion, which has been converted into a field hospital for Covid-19 patients.
Photograph: Patrícia de Melo Moreira/AFP/Getty Images
Brooklyn, New YorkPeople enjoy a snowy day by making ice sculptures and going sledding in Prospect Park.
Photograph: Stephanie Keith/Zuma/Rex/Shutterstock
Washington DCHouse impeachment managers walk through National Statuary Hall on their way to the Senate chamber for the start of the impeachment trial of former president Donald Trump on Capitol Hill.
Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA
Santa Rita do Sapucai, BrazilVitoria Bueno, a 16-year-old dancer whose genetic condition left her without arms, uses her foot to apply makeup to a teammate from the Andrea Falsarella ballet academy at the Inatel theatre.
Photograph: Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

Melbourne, AustraliaSerena Williams during her second round match against Serbia’s Nina Stojanovic at the Australian Open.
Photograph: Loren Elliott/Reuters
Liton, Central African RepublicChildren wait to be registered at a camp for internally displaced people. The Central African Republic has extended the current state of emergency for six months as the fight against a coalition of rebel groups, not part of the peace agreement, continues.
Photograph: Adrienne Surprenant/EPA
Canterbury, EnglandA lone tree stands in a snow-covered field near Canterbury. Heavy snow in Scotland and south-east England last weekend kickstarted a week of freezing temperatures across many parts of the UK.
Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Park City, UtahAustralia’s Danielle Scott during a training run for the women’s aerial finals of the Freestyle International Ski World Cup at Deer Valley resort.
Photograph: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images
Atareb, SyriaYouths take part in a boxing workout held by local boxer Ahmad Dwara inside a damaged building in the town of Atareb in the rebel-held western countryside of Aleppo.
Photograph: Aaref Watad/AFP/Getty Images
BarcelonaA woman sleeps in an empty street where bars and shops were closed due to the restrictions imposed by the government to contain the spread of Covid-19.
Photograph: Emilio Morenatti/AP
LondonA swimmer braves the freezing temperature to take a dip in the Serpentine lake in Hyde Park.
Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images
Athens, GreeceStudents clash with riot police officers during a demonstration against lawmakers who are preparing to approve a plan creating a special police force to combat endemic violence in universities.
Photograph: Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images
BerlinPeople enjoy the snow on the second day of a severe snow storm across Germany.
Photograph: Maja Hitij/Getty Images
Beirut, LebanonPeople attend a memorial service for Lokman Slim in Dahieh. Slim, a political activist, was shot six times in south Lebanon a week ago.
Photograph: Diego Ibarra Sanchez/Getty Images
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