Pictures Of The Week: June 4 - June 10 (PHOTOS) 06/11/2012 02:19 pm ET Pictures Of The Week Pictures Of The Week Share 1 of 21 Pictures Of The Week A man prepares to fly a kite depicting the Chinese national flag in the early morning on June 6, 2012 in Shanghai, China. (Eugene Hoshiko, AP) Share this slide: Pictures Of The Week A man prepares to fly a kite depicting the Chinese national flag in the early morning on June 6, 2012 in Shanghai, China. (Eugene Hoshiko, AP) image Pictures Of The Week An F-16 drops chaff cartridges during the "Lien Yung" annual joint forces exercises in Pingtung County, southern Taiwan on June 7, 2012. (Wally Santana, AP) image Pictures Of The Week This image provided by NASA shows the image captured by Hinode on June 5, 2012 of the transit of Venus -- the last instance of this rare phenomenon until 2117. Hinode is a joint JAXA/NASA mission to study the connections of the sun's surface magnetism, primarily in and around sunspots. NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., manages Hinode. The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Cambridge, Mass., is the lead U.S. investigator for the X-ray Telescope. (JAXA NASA / AP) image Pictures Of The Week An Indian worker sorts onions at a wholesale market on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Saturday, June 9, 2012. (Channi Anand, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A Hindu devotee prays at the Sangam, the confluence of the Rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, in Allahabad, India, Monday, June 4, 2012. Hindus across the country worship the River Ganges, considered as the most sacred and the holiest river. The water of the Ganges is worshiped in sealed containers in every home, sprinkled as a benediction of peace, and even as the last sacrament. (Rajesh Kumar Singh, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A wounded man is helped from the scene after a bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, June 4, 2012. A suicide bomber detonated explosives in a car outside Iraq's main religious affairs office for Shiite Muslims on Monday, tearing down part of the three-story building and killed and wounded scores of people, police said. (Adil al-Khazali, AP) image Pictures Of The Week Brunswick High School students console each other at a crash site Monday, June 4, 2012, near Brunswick, Ohio. An 18-year-old boy died Monday, a day after he was thrown from a car just hours before his high school graduation in a northeast Ohio crash that killed three other teens. A car carrying Fox and four other teenagers went airborne, crashed, and flipped onto its roof at a railroad crossing early Sunday. (Tony Dejak, AP) image Pictures Of The Week Revelers on the Mall in London watch Britain Queen Elizabeth II appear on the Buckingham Palace balcony as part of a four-day Diamond Jubilee celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II accession to the throne, Tuesday, June 5, 2012. (Sang Tan, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A Palestinian hurls a stone at Israeli troops during clashes outside the Ofer military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah, during a demonstration marking the 45th anniversary of "Naksa," Arabic for setback, of the annexation of the eastern part of Jerusalem by Israeli forces in the 1967 Six Day War on June 5, 2012. (Nasser Ishtayeh, AP) image Pictures Of The Week Hindu holy men use special cardboard eclipse glasses as they watch the transit of Venus on the banks of the Ganges River in Varanasi, India, Wednesday, June 6, 2012. People around the world turned their attention to the daytime sky on Tuesday and early Wednesday in Asia to make sure they caught the rare sight of the transit of Venus. (Rajesh Kumar Singh, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A bird comes in to land atop one of the domes of the landmark Taj Mahal as Venus, top left, begins to pass in front of the sun, as visible from Agra, India, Wednesday, June 6, 2012. People around the world turned their attention to the daytime sky on Tuesday and early Wednesday in Asia to make sure they caught the rare sight of the transit of Venus. (Kevin Frayer, AP) image Pictures Of The Week U.S. WW II veteran Clarence Mac Evans, 87, from West Virginia, who landed in Normandy on June 6, 1944, with the 29th infantry division, leans on the tomb of comrade Franck Nuzzo, from the 29th division who died on June 6, 1944, at the Colleville American military cemetery. (Remy de la Mauviniere, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A woman dressed with a Bavarian dirndl and a huge Angela Merkel mask takes part in a protest against a planned controversial benefit program for child care near the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, June 6, 2012. (Markus Schreiber, AP) image Pictures Of The Week The space shuttle Enterprise passes lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center, under construction as it makes the final leg of its journey by barge to its new home on the flight deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Wednesday, June 6, 2012. The U.S. space agency, NASA, ended its shuttle program last year. (Richard Drew, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A man paraglides behind the lines of another paraglider off the Torrey Pines Gliderport Wednesday, June 6, 2012, in San Diego. (Gregory Bull, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A nun holds her head as she kneels during the Corpus Christi celebration in Krakow, Poland, Thursday, June 7, 2012. The Feast of Corpus Christi (Latin for Body of Christ) is a Latin Rite liturgical solemnity celebrating the tradition and belief in the physical body and blood of Jesus Christ and his Real Presence in the Eucharist. (Geert Vanden Wijngaert, AP) image Pictures Of The Week Supporters of Nepali Congress and Communist Party of Nepal along with other political parties participate in a mass protest rally in Katmandu, Nepal, Friday, June 8, 2012. Thousands of opposition supporters gather in Nepal's capital to demand Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai resign. (Niranjan Shrestha, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A member of the Goud family, only hands seen, administers "fish medicine" to an asthma patient in Hyderabad, India on June 8, 2012. Started by the Bathini Goud family, the therapy is a secret formula of herbs, handed down by generations only to family members. The herbs are inserted in the mouth of a live sardine or, murrel fish and slipped into a patient's throat. (Mahesh Kumar A, AP) image Pictures Of The Week Evangelos Venizelos leader of the Greek Socialist party, PASOK, is greeted party members, during a pre-election meeting in the northern port city of Thessaloniki, Greece on Saturday, June 9 2012. Greeks will have to wrestle with a crucial dilemma when they go to the polls for the second time in as many months on June 17 to elect a new government. The outcome of the election could determine whether Greece sticks with the heavy budget cutting that is required under the terms of an international bailout _ or rejects the so-called fiscal austerity imposed by the rest of Europe. (Nikolas Giakoumidis, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A plainclothes Pakistani police officer, left center, takes a picture of one of several policemen who were killed in a shooting attack by gunmen, at a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, Saturday, June 9, 2012. Police said gunmen have shot and killed several police officers who were guarding a railway track in southwestern Pakistan after local authorities were alerted about plots to plant bombs targeting trains along the route. (Arshad Butt, AP) image Pictures Of The Week A reveler poses for pictures during a Gay Pride Parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, June 10, 2012. (Andre Penner, AP) image To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. FOLLOW HUFFPOST facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. YOU MAY LIKE CONVERSATIONS FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost HuffPost HuffingtonPost Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.