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From an eruption in Indonesia to the Winter Olympics in Russia, Al Jazeera showcases the week in images.
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Large waves hit the lighthouse and harbour at high tide at Newhaven in Sussex, southern England. Britain was hit by the third storm in a week, compounding the record levels of flood water in the south and west of the country.


/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters
Opposition demonstrators hold a Venezuelan flag in front of a burning barricade during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas. Protesters gathered to demand the president's resignation.


/AP Photo/Hasan Jamali
A Bahraini girl places a sign that reads in Arabic, "Democracy is the solution", into razor wire coiled outside a police station during a pro-democracy march west of the capital of Manama. Tens of thousands of protesters marched down a divided four-lane highway, calling for the long-serving prime minister, Sheik Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, to step down.


/ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images
Pakistani commuters ride past balloons hanging above a Valentine's stall in Karachi. At least three students were wounded in a clash at a university in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, following a dispute over Valentine's Day celebrations in the deeply Muslim country, police said.


/FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images
People stand behind a gate at Mpoko Airport in Bangui, Central African Republic, as food is being unloaded from a cargo aircraft. The UN food agency on February 12 launched one of its largest-ever emergency food airlifts, flying in supplies to the Central African Republic.


/ISHARA S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images
A Sri Lankan mahout walks alongside his elephant in Colombo. The Sri Lankan elephant is listed as endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as the population has declined by at least 50 percent over the last three generations.


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Hot lava and volcanic materials flow down from Mount Kelud near Kediri, East Java following a volcanic eruption on February 13.


/Lucy Nicholson/Reuters
Canada's Charles Hamelin and Eduardo Alvarez of the US fall during the men's 1,000 metres short track speed skating quarter-finals race at the Iceberg Skating Palace at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.



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The week in pictures 2/16http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16en-ussupport@newscred.comUntitled Site10Sun, 16 Feb 2014 11:23:04 GMT http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/5ed298f550625b36bfc2452320abf8c8Large waves hit the lighthouse and harbour at high tide at Newhaven in Sussex, southern England. Britain was hit by the third storm in a week, compounding the record levels of flood water in the south and west of the country.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/5ed298f550625b36bfc2452320abf8c8Toby Melville/Reuters Large waves hit the lighthouse and harbour at high tide at Newhaven in Sussex, southern England. Britain was hit by the third storm in a week, compounding the record levels of flood water in the south and west of the country. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/87291be77837a3af8add0065f52daad4Opposition demonstrators hold a Venezuelan flag in front of a burning barricade during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas. Protesters gathered to demand the president's resignation.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/87291be77837a3af8add0065f52daad4Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters Opposition demonstrators hold a Venezuelan flag in front of a burning barricade during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas. Protesters gathered to demand the president's resignation. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/fedd8c3e9cb7c4ac289a77bfa8958eddA Bahraini girl places a sign that reads in Arabic, "Democracy is the solution", into razor wire coiled outside a police station during a pro-democracy march west of the capital of Manama. Tens of thousands of protesters marched down a divided four-lane highway, calling for the long-serving prime minister, Sheik Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, to step down.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/fedd8c3e9cb7c4ac289a77bfa8958eddAP Photo/Hasan Jamali A Bahraini girl places a sign that reads in Arabic, "Democracy is the solution", into razor wire coiled outside a police station during a pro-democracy march west of the capital of Manama. Tens of thousands of protesters marched down a divided four-lane highway, calling for the long-serving prime minister, Sheik Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, to step down. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/68756007058550716512f767150316e6Pakistani commuters ride past balloons hanging above a Valentine's stall in Karachi. At least three students were wounded in a clash at a university in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, following a dispute over Valentine's Day celebrations in the deeply Muslim country, police said.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/68756007058550716512f767150316e6ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images Pakistani commuters ride past balloons hanging above a Valentine's stall in Karachi. At least three students were wounded in a clash at a university in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, following a dispute over Valentine's Day celebrations in the deeply Muslim country, police said. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/612b9a0242a266ecb9b8595dae2022dbPeople stand behind a gate at Mpoko Airport in Bangui, Central African Republic, as food is being unloaded from a cargo aircraft. The UN food agency on February 12 launched one of its largest-ever emergency food airlifts, flying in supplies to the Central African Republic. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/612b9a0242a266ecb9b8595dae2022dbFRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images People stand behind a gate at Mpoko Airport in Bangui, Central African Republic, as food is being unloaded from a cargo aircraft. The UN food agency on February 12 launched one of its largest-ever emergency food airlifts, flying in supplies to the Central African Republic. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/82fc218bcb03acd406299c55376a5d76A Sri Lankan mahout walks alongside his elephant in Colombo. The Sri Lankan elephant is listed as endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as the population has declined by at least 50 percent over the last three generations.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/82fc218bcb03acd406299c55376a5d76ISHARA S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images A Sri Lankan mahout walks alongside his elephant in Colombo. The Sri Lankan elephant is listed as endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as the population has declined by at least 50 percent over the last three generations. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/97cc1e01965af7dd6c5b33c87efde91bHot lava and volcanic materials flow down from Mount Kelud near Kediri, East Java following a volcanic eruption on February 13.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/97cc1e01965af7dd6c5b33c87efde91bAFP/AFP/Getty Images Hot lava and volcanic materials flow down from Mount Kelud near Kediri, East Java following a volcanic eruption on February 13. http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/5ef90118beacc14360511c7b5cca685aCanada's Charles Hamelin and Eduardo Alvarez of the US fall during the men's 1,000 metres short track speed skating quarter-finals race at the Iceberg Skating Palace at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/The_week_in_pictures_2/16/slideshow/no-caption/5ef90118beacc14360511c7b5cca685aLucy Nicholson/Reuters Canada's Charles Hamelin and Eduardo Alvarez of the US fall during the men's 1,000 metres short track speed skating quarter-finals race at the Iceberg Skating Palace at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

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