This Week in Photos

By: Mona Jia '17

The Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red poppy installation at The Tower of London on Armistice Day in London. Source: Jonathan Hordle/Rex.

The Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red poppy installation at The Tower of London on Armistice Day in London. Source: Jonathan Hordle/Rex.

Philae lander snaps the first-ever photos from the surface of a comet on the Rosetta mission's journey to 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. Source: ESA/Rosetta/Philae/CIVA.

Philae lander snaps the first-ever photos from the surface of a comet on the Rosetta mission's journey to 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. Source: ESA/Rosetta/Philae/CIVA.

Vladmir Putin wraps shawl around Xi Jinping's wife Peng Liyuan as Xi chats with Obama at APEC summit, causing media frenzy. Source: AP.

Vladmir Putin wraps shawl around Xi Jinping's wife Peng Liyuan as Xi chats with Obama at APEC summit, causing media frenzy. Source: AP.

A newlywed couple wears gas masks while taking wedding photos beside pro-democracy demonstrators at the Admiralty protest site in Hong Kong. Source: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images. 

A newlywed couple wears gas masks while taking wedding photos beside pro-democracy demonstrators at the Admiralty protest site in Hong Kong. Source: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images. 

White House confirms US aid worker Peter Kassig beheaded by ISIS in video. Source: AFP/Getty Images. 

White House confirms US aid worker Peter Kassig beheaded by ISIS in video. Source: AFP/Getty Images. 

A mosque is burned in the West Bank village of Al Mghreir on Nov 12 amid rising Israel-Palestinian tensions. Source: Majdi Mohammed/AP.

A mosque is burned in the West Bank village of Al Mghreir on Nov 12 amid rising Israel-Palestinian tensions. Source: Majdi Mohammed/AP.