Photos of the week: Protest in Haiti and 61st annual Grammy Awards

A protester jumps over a burning barricade during a protest against the government in Haiti and parodist and comedian “Weird Al” Yankovic at the 61st annual Grammy Awards--photos of the week from across the world.

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A protester jumps over a burning barricade during a protest against the government in the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (Jeanty Junior Augustin / REUTERS)

A protester jumps over a burning barricade during a protest against the government in the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (Jeanty Junior Augustin / REUTERS)

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People enjoy a light show during the festivities for the 477th anniversary of the foundation of Guadalajara, Mexico. The city began the anniversary celebrations on February 14 with the largest robotic light festival in Latin America. (Ulises Ruiz / AFP)

People enjoy a light show during the festivities for the 477th anniversary of the foundation of Guadalajara, Mexico. The city began the anniversary celebrations on February 14 with the largest robotic light festival in Latin America. (Ulises Ruiz / AFP)

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Aerial view of the footprints on the ice of a frozen river in a forest during snowfall near the village of Troitskoye outside Moscow. (Yuri KADOBNOV / AFP)

Aerial view of the footprints on the ice of a frozen river in a forest during snowfall near the village of Troitskoye outside Moscow. (Yuri KADOBNOV / AFP)

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A child performs opera during celebrations on the eight day of Chinese Lunar New Year, in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, in China. (REUTERS)

A child performs opera during celebrations on the eight day of Chinese Lunar New Year, in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, in China. (REUTERS)

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A green iguana, or American iguana sits on an Aldabra giant tortoise, the largest tortoise of the world, in their enclosure at the zoo park of Lille, northern France. (PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP)

A green iguana, or American iguana sits on an Aldabra giant tortoise, the largest tortoise of the world, in their enclosure at the zoo park of Lille, northern France. (PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP)

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Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader and self declared acting president Juan Guaido take part in rally to press the military to let in US humanitarian aid, in eastern Caracas. The war between the government and opposition is centred on whether humanitarian aid will be allowed into the economically crippled country, which suffers shortages of food, medicine and other basics. (Yuri CORTEZ / AFP)

Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader and self declared acting president Juan Guaido take part in rally to press the military to let in US humanitarian aid, in eastern Caracas. The war between the government and opposition is centred on whether humanitarian aid will be allowed into the economically crippled country, which suffers shortages of food, medicine and other basics. (Yuri CORTEZ / AFP)

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Robert Tomlinson, a fourth-generation rhubarb farmer, harvests forced rhubarb by candlelight on his farm in Pudsey, northern England. Tomlinson's farm falls within the 'Rhubarb Triangle', the area defined between the three cities of Leeds, Wakefield and Bradford, which is synonymous with the commercial growing of forced rhubarb since the 1870s. (Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Robert Tomlinson, a fourth-generation rhubarb farmer, harvests forced rhubarb by candlelight on his farm in Pudsey, northern England. Tomlinson's farm falls within the 'Rhubarb Triangle', the area defined between the three cities of Leeds, Wakefield and Bradford, which is synonymous with the commercial growing of forced rhubarb since the 1870s. (Oli SCARFF / AFP)

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A couple poses for a wedding photo shoot amid snowfall at the Imperial Ancestral Temple in Beijing, China. (REUTERS)

A couple poses for a wedding photo shoot amid snowfall at the Imperial Ancestral Temple in Beijing, China. (REUTERS)

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The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland. (Alexander Kuznetsov / REUTERS)

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland. (Alexander Kuznetsov / REUTERS)

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Palestinian zoo workers hold up the young lioness called Falestine at the Rafah Zoo in the southern Gaza Strip. The lioness is supposed to be placid enough to meet visitors, despite animal rights campaigners saying human beings have subjected her to horrific pain. (SAID KHATIB / AFP)

Palestinian zoo workers hold up the young lioness called Falestine at the Rafah Zoo in the southern Gaza Strip. The lioness is supposed to be placid enough to meet visitors, despite animal rights campaigners saying human beings have subjected her to horrific pain. (SAID KHATIB / AFP)

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A soldier seen eating a scorpion during a jungle survival training in the joint 'Cobra Gold' military exercise in Chantaburi province. The annual joint war drill is the largest US-led military exercises in Asia involving gruelling drills in the Thai jungle, war games, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief exercise. (Lillian SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)

A soldier seen eating a scorpion during a jungle survival training in the joint 'Cobra Gold' military exercise in Chantaburi province. The annual joint war drill is the largest US-led military exercises in Asia involving gruelling drills in the Thai jungle, war games, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief exercise. (Lillian SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)

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Chinese paramilitary policemen stand guard under the portrait of former leader Mao Zedong outside the Tiananmen Gate as snow falls in Beijing. (Andy Wong / AP)

Chinese paramilitary policemen stand guard under the portrait of former leader Mao Zedong outside the Tiananmen Gate as snow falls in Beijing. (Andy Wong / AP)

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U.S. Marines stand their post prior to U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcoming Colombian President Ivan Duque and his wife Maria Juliana Ruiz to the White House in Washington. (Carlos Barria / REUTERS)

U.S. Marines stand their post prior to U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcoming Colombian President Ivan Duque and his wife Maria Juliana Ruiz to the White House in Washington. (Carlos Barria / REUTERS)

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Russian President Vladimir Putin (C), Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pose prior to a trilateral meeting on Syria in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. (Sergei CHIRIKOV / AFP)

Russian President Vladimir Putin (C), Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pose prior to a trilateral meeting on Syria in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. (Sergei CHIRIKOV / AFP)

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King, a wire fox terrier, leans towards a microphone at Sardi's Restaurant, in New York. King won Best in Show at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. (Mark Lennihan / AP)

King, a wire fox terrier, leans towards a microphone at Sardi's Restaurant, in New York. King won Best in Show at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. (Mark Lennihan / AP)

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Woman and children from Deir Ezzor wait in the back of the truck as they fled the Islamic State (IS) holdout near Baghouz, eastern Syrian. (Fadel SENNA / AFP)

Woman and children from Deir Ezzor wait in the back of the truck as they fled the Islamic State (IS) holdout near Baghouz, eastern Syrian. (Fadel SENNA / AFP)

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A technician works on an electricity pylon as part of maintenance of high-tension electricity power lines, during sunset in Roye, France. (Pascal Rossignol / REUTERS)

A technician works on an electricity pylon as part of maintenance of high-tension electricity power lines, during sunset in Roye, France. (Pascal Rossignol / REUTERS)

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Alpacas, male Romeo (L) and female Juliette, decorated for Valentine's Day walk inside their open air enclosure at the Roev Ruchey Zoo in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Ilya Naymushin / REUTERS)

Alpacas, male Romeo (L) and female Juliette, decorated for Valentine's Day walk inside their open air enclosure at the Roev Ruchey Zoo in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Ilya Naymushin / REUTERS)

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The face of the King of Carnival is seen during preparations for the carnival parade in Nice, France. (Eric Gaillard / REUTERS)

The face of the King of Carnival is seen during preparations for the carnival parade in Nice, France. (Eric Gaillard / REUTERS)

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Parodist and comedian “Weird Al” Yankovic poses backstage with the award for best boxed or special limited edition package for “Squeeze Box: The Complete Works of ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic” at the 61st annual Grammy Awards, at the Staples Center, in Los Angeles. (Mario Anzuoni / REUTERS)

Parodist and comedian “Weird Al” Yankovic poses backstage with the award for best boxed or special limited edition package for “Squeeze Box: The Complete Works of ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic” at the 61st annual Grammy Awards, at the Staples Center, in Los Angeles. (Mario Anzuoni / REUTERS)

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