Filipino riot police march along a street after dispersing a large crowd staging a protest rally near the venue of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Manila, Philippines, November 19th 2015. Security was beefed up at the meeting venues after Islamist militants in the southern Philippines beheaded a Malaysian hostage on the eve of the opening of the APEC summit. Credit: EPA/Diego Azubel


The Week in PicturesApril 7 - 14

A chimpanzee escapes from a zoo in Japan, Songkran Festival kicks off, a duchess pets an elephant and more of the best pictures of the week. See them all here.

( Farshad Usyan / AFP - Getty Images; Christopher Millette / Erie Times-News via AP ;   Diego Azubel/ EPA; Kevin Lamarque / Reuters )