Take a look at some of the week’s best photographs from around the globe.
Nov. 17, 2012A man looks at a wall painting created by graffiti artists to welcome President Obama on a street in Rangoon, Burma. Obama will visit the country, renamed by its ruling military leaders as Myanmar, on Monday, a first for a sitting U.S. president. White House officials on Nov. 15 said he will use his visit "to lock down progress and to push on areas where progress is urgently needed" — most notably freeing political prisoners and ending ethnic tensions in the western state of Rakhine and the northern state of Kachin. Khin Maung Win/AP
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.