This Week in Pictures: May 17-May 23
Violence flared in eastern Ukraine ahead of Sunday’s elections, with an attack on a military checkpoint that left at least 15 dead.
In Thailand, the military staged a coup and overthrew the elected government – the second time in a decade that it has done so.
In the US, early primaries solidified establishment Republicans over tea party candidates, as we look toward to November, and even further down the road to 2016.
Growing anticipation of the World Cup has people focused on Brazil’s preparedness for the month-long games as locals are using the increased attention to make their grievances known.
California Chrome won the Preakness on Saturday, giving him the chance to be the first horse to win the triple crown this weekend since 1978.