In Pictures

Week in pictures: 14-20 May 2016

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world this week.

Jamala wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden Image copyright Michael Campanella / Getty Images
Image caption Ukraine's Jamala won this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm, Sweden. The country scored 534 points with its song 1944, about the deportation of Crimean Tatars under Josef Stalin.
The Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke of Edinburgh cover their ears during a gun salute as (second left to right) the King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Queen Elizabeth II and the Duchess of Cambridge look on during the televised celebration of the Queen"s 90th birthday in the grounds of Windsor Castle in Berkshire Image copyright Chris Jackson/PA
Image caption A host of stars performed for the Queen at a special event in Windsor Castle's grounds to mark the monarch's 90th birthday. Here the Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke of Edinburgh cover their ears during a gun salute.
Recruits perform push ups with a twelve foot log on top of them during the annual Sea Trials Image copyright Win McNamee / Getty Images
Image caption Members of the Naval Academy freshman class endured hours of rigorous physical and mental challenges during the annual Sea Trials training exercise at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Party leader Julius Malema and members of his Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) clash with parliamentary security as they are evicted from the chamber in Cape Town, South Africa Image copyright Mike Hutchings / Reuters
Image caption Party leader Julius Malema and members of his Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) clashed with parliamentary security as they were evicted from the chamber in Cape Town, South Africa, after they had refused to let President Zuma speak and shouted down the Speaker, Baleka Mbete.
Wrestlers exercise at a traditional Indian wrestling training centre Image copyright Rupak De Chowdhuri / Reuters
Image caption Wrestlers exercise at a traditional Indian wrestling training centre on the banks of the River Ganges ahead of the Bengal mud wrestling championships, in Kolkata.
Red Bull F1 driver Max Verstappen of The Netherlands holds trophy Image copyright Albert Gea / Reuters
Image caption Red Bull's Max Verstappen, 18, became the youngest winner in F1 history as Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg crashed out of the Spanish Grand Prix. "To win in the first race is such an amazing feeling," Verstappen said.
The Flying Scotsman passes over the Royal Border Bridge that spans the River Tweed between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Tweedmouth Image copyright Danny Lawson / PA
Image caption The Flying Scotsman passed over the Royal Border Bridge that spans the River Tweed between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Tweedmouth as it travelled from Edinburgh to the Borders and back. Part of the journey was on the reopened Borders Railway after the locomotive had undergone a 10-year restoration.
Conference participants watch the virtual reality movie at the 4th Women Deliver Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark Image copyright LISELOTTE SABROE / EPA
Image caption Delegates watched a virtual reality film at the Women Deliver Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, the world's largest global conference on the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women.
Sri Lanka Armed Forces personnel engage in rescue operations at the landslide area Image copyright PUSHPA KUMARA / EPA
Image caption Rescuers in Sri Lanka searched for scores of people missing after massive landslides following days of rain. Disaster officials said more than 60 houses had been buried by mud.
Denmark's goaltender Sebastian Dahm Image copyright Grigory Dukor / Reuters
Image caption Denmark's goaltender Sebastian Dahm watched as the puck flew towards him during the match against the Czech Republic at the Ice Hockey World Championship in Moscow, Russia.

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