LensThe Week in Photos: October 25, 201310.27.13LensThe Week in Photos: October 25, 2013From Europe’s Roma child controversy and soccer championships to the storm-battered residents of Mexico, the most striking images from the past seven days.10.27.13 9:45 AM ETReuters,© Stringer . / ReutersNikolaevo, BulgariaOctober 24, 2013 The children of Roma woman Sasha Ruseva, 38, (not pictured) rest inside their home in southern Bulgaria. Ruseva is believed to have given birth in a hospital in central Greece in January 2009 to the blond girl named Maria, who was found during a police sweep in a Roma settlement in central Greece on October 16. "I do not know whether she is mine or not. We had a child. We left it in Greece as I had nothing to feed her," Ruseva told reporters. "I did not take any money. My daughter left with a man, so there was no one to look after the other children." Eduard Korniyenko / Reuters,© Eduard Korniyenko / ReutersStavropol, RussiaOctober 24, 2013 A member of an intelligence special forces unit takes part in a demonstration of skills as part of a national military holiday. Sigit Pamungkas/Reuters,© Sigit Pamungkas / ReutersSurabaya, IndonesiaOctober 23, 2013 Children sit on a dead whale shark after it was trapped in a fisherman's net, at Kenjeran Beach in East Java province. Oli Scarff/Getty,Oli ScarffBrize Norton, EnglandOctober 22, 2013 Sharon Brynin, the mother of Lance Corporal James Brynin, pays tribute as his coffin as it passes through Carterton. Brynin, an Intelligence Corps soldier attached to 14th Signal Regiment, was deployed to Helmand, Afghanistan, where he was killed in action on October 15. Hamad I Mohammed / Reuters,© Hamad I Mohammed / ReutersManama, BahrainOctober 23, 2013 An antigovernment protester throws stones at riot police during clashes after the funeral procession of Ali Khalil in the village of Bani Jamra. The 17-year-old died from the explosion of a bomb he was transporting to be planted on Tuesday night, Ministry of Interior statement said. Riot police fired stun grenades and tear gas to disperse the crowd. Stephanie McGehee / Reuters,© Stephanie McGehee / ReutersKuwait City, KuwaitOctober 21, 2013 Foreign workers at a building site take a break during lunch. Gareth Cattermole/Getty,Gareth CattermoleLondonOctober 22, 2013 Actress Natalie Portman attends the premiere of Thor: The Dark World at Odeon Leicester Square. Bernandino Hernandez/AP,Bernandino HernandezAcapulco, MexicoOctober 22, 2013 A woman stands in her home, which was previously damaged by Tropical Storm Manuel, as it flooded during Hurricane Raymond.The storm weakened and stalled off Mexico's Pacific coast, pumping rain onto an already sodden region recovering from a battering by Manuel last month. Alan Crowhurst/Getty,Alan CrowhurstFontwell, EnglandOctober 23, 2013 Ian Popham rode Bally Legend (right) on their way to winning The 32Red Casino Handicap Hurdle Race at Fontwell Park Racecourse. Hazem Bader/AFP via Getty,HAZEM BADERHebron, West BankOctober 22, 2013 Palestinian girls walked by as Israeli soldiers took position during clashes with Palestinian stone throwers near an Israeli army checkpoint. Israeli forces fired rubber bullets at protesters, as troops hunted for the suspected killer of an Israeli soldier. Reuters,© Stringer . / ReutersAleppo, SyriaOctober 20, 2013 Residents run from a fire at a gasoline and oil shop in the Bustan Al-Qasr neighborhood. Witnesses said the fire was caused by a bullet fired by a sniper loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad at the Karaj al-Hajez crossing, a passageway separating Aleppo's Bustan al-Qasr, which is under the rebels' control, and Al-Masharqa neighborhood, an area controlled by the regime. Eddie Keogh / Reuters,© Eddie Keogh / ReutersLondonOctober 22, 2013 Borussia Dortmund fans react during their Champions League soccer match against Arsenal at the Emirates stadium. Erik de Castro / Reuters,© Erik de Castro / ReutersCebu, PhilippinesOctober 15, 2013 People sit at a crowded makeshift hospital on a basketball court, after patients were evacuated during an earthquake on October 15. Issei Kato / Reuters,© Issei Kato / ReutersSaitama, JapanOctober 25, 2013 Argos-Shimano team rider Marcel Kittel of Germany (left) wearing a mawashi, or sumo belt, takes part in traditional sumo wrestling training as cyclists Christopher Froome of Britain (3rd R), Rui Costa of Portugal (4th R) and Christophe Riblon of France (2nd R) watch at Saitama Sakae junior and senior high school, ahead of the Saitama criterium races this weekend.