Photojournalism of the Week: September 28, 2012

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad flashes the peace sign during the high-level meeting of the General Assembly on the Rule of Law in New York
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad flashes a peace sign during the high-level meeting of the General Assembly on the Rule of Law at the United Nations headquarters in New York. Eduardo Munoz is a Reuters staffer currently based in New York City. Throughout his career, he covered the regions of Haiti, Columbia and the Dominican Republic. See more of his work on his site.Eduardo Munoz/Reuters
Volunteers add olive oil to create the world's biggest vegetable salad during a Guinness World Record attempt in Pantelimon, near Bucharest
Volunteers add olive oil to create the world's biggest vegetable salad during a Guinness World Record attempt in Pantelimon, Romania. The salad ultimately weighed 41,998 lb, and set the new record. Bogdan Cristel is a Reuters photographer based in Romania.Bogdan Cristel/Reuters
A member of Free Syrian Army opens fire from his machine gun during clashes with Syrian Army forces in Aleppo
A member of the Free Syrian Army opens fire from his machine gun during clashes with Syrian Army forces in Aleppo. Zain Karam is a freelance photographer documenting the revolution in Syria. See his awesome image in last week's gallery here.Zain Karam/Reuters
Brazilian artist Grapiuna works on his iron sculpture using a welding machine at his workshop in Rio de Janeiro
Brazilian artist Pedro Grapiuna works on his iron sculpture using a welding machine at his workshop in Rio de Janeiro. Pilar Olivares is a Reuters staffer based in Brazil. See more of his work on his site.Pilar Olivares/Reuters
U.S. President Barack Obama walks on the tarmac upon his arrival in Swanton, Ohio
U.S. President Barack Obama walks on the tarmac upon his arrival in Swanton, Ohio. Jason Reed is a Reuters staffer currently covering President Obama on the campaign trail. See more of his work on the Reuters blog.Jason Reed/Reuters
The Baltimore Orioles grounds crew tend the infield between innings as the Orioles play the Blue Jays in their first game of a double header during an MLB American League baseball game in Baltimore
The Baltimore Orioles grounds crew tend the infield between innings as the Baltimore Orioles play the Toronto Blue Jays in their first game of a double header. Patrick Smith is a Reuters staffer who covers professional sports in the Baltimore region.Patrick Smith/Reuters
Containers and cars are loaded on freight trains at the railroad shunting yard in Maschen near Hamburg
Containers and cars are loaded on freight trains at the railroad-shunting yard in Maschen near Hamburg, Germany. Fabian Bimmer is a general-news staff photographer for Reuters covering Germany.Fabian Bimmer/Reuters
Locals take a bath at a stone spout in Lalitpur
Locals take a bath at a stone spout in Lalitpur, Nepal. Navesh Chitrakar is a Reuters staffer based in Nepal. His work has appeared in our weekly roundup more than any other photographer. See his image from last week's round-up here.Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters
A man paints a wall surrounding a village on the outskirts of Beijing
A man paints a wall surrounding a village on the outskirts of Beijing. David Gray is a Reuters staffer based in Beijing. Keep up to date with his assignments by checking out his Reuters blog.David Gray/Reuters
Carlos Tiberio Ramirez, one of the leaders of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang talks to inmates during the Day of the Virgin of Mercy celebrations at the female prison in San Salvador
Carlos Tiberio Ramirez, one of the leaders of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang talks to inmates during the Day of the Virgin of Mercy celebrations at the female prison in San Salvador, El Salvador. During this celebration, leaders of MS-13 and rival gang Mara 18 address the prison inmates together. The two gangs have had a truce for 200 days. Ulises Rodriguez is a El Salvador-based photographer stringing for Reuters.Ulises Rodriguez/Reuters
Bulgarian Roma women react as an excavator demolishes their house in a Roma suburb in the town of Maglizh
Bulgarian Roma women react as an excavator demolishes their house in a Roma suburb in the town of Maglizh, Bulgaria. Municipal authorities started demolishing some 30 illegally built shacks and houses. Stoyan Nenov is s Bulgarian-based Reuters staffer.Stoyan Nenov/Reuters

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