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Fire-eaters, airborne kangaroos and a wax Trump: the weekend's best photos

The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world, from an Invasion Day rally in Melbourne to a brush-up at a Hamburg wax museum

  • Elazığ, Turkey

    Rescue workers evacuate an injured woman from the rubble of a building after a powerful earthquake

    Photograph: Bülent Kılıç/AFP via Getty Images

    Fire-eaters, airborne kangaroos and a wax Trump: the weekend's best photos
  • Acehúche, Spain

    Men dress as wild beasts in animal hides and masks as they prepare to take part in the Las Carantoñas festival

    Photograph: Manu Fernández/AP

  • Wuhan, China

    Medical staff in protective clothing work at the Red Cross hospital as the coronavirus lockdown continues

    Photograph: Héctor Retamal/AFP via Getty Images

  • Hamburg, Germany

    A makeup artist arranges the hair on the waxwork of the US president, Donald Trump, during its annual clean and repair at the Panoptikum wax museum

    Photograph: DPA Picture Alliance/Alamy

  • Château-d’Oex, Switzerland

    A hot air balloon takes off during the 42nd International Hot Air Balloon week

    Photograph: Jean-Christophe Bott/EPA

  • Ayahualtempa, Mexico

    A boy holds a makeshift rifle as the train children as young as five to protect themselves from drug-related crime

    Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP via Getty Images

  • Binondo, Manila

    A fire-eater performs during lunar new year celebrations in Chinatown

    Photograph: Eloisa Lopez/Reuters

  • Córrego do Feijão, Brazil

    A relative mourns during a tribute to mark one year since the collapsed, killing 270 people and engulfing houses, farms and waterways in millions of tons of toxic mining waste

    Photograph: Douglas Magno/AFP via Getty Images

  • Brisbane, Australia

    Protesters march during the Invasion Day rally in support of Indigenous Australians and Torres Strait Islanders who are calling for an end to the celebration of Australia Day

    Photograph: Darren England/EPA

  • Nantwich, England

    The Domesday Morris dancers perform, before members of the Sealed Knot stage a re-enactment of the Battle of Nantwich, which took place in 1644

    Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP via Getty Images

  • Chandigarh, India

    A man dressed as Mahatma Gandhi participates in the Republic Day celebrations

    Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters

  • Cedar Rapids, Iowa, US

    Keith Anthony Sikora, dressed in a Bernie Sanders jumpsuit, listens to a speaker at the Bernie Sanders campaign field office

    Photograph: Stephen Maturen/AFP via Getty Images

  • Mitzpe Ramon, Israel

    A nubian ibex stands on the rim of the Ramon Crater, one of Israel’s major tourism attractions

    Photograph: Abir Sultan/EPA

  • Cairo, Egypt

    A man carries yarns at a traditional hand-dying workshop in the centuries-old district. Workers have no gloves or masks to protect them from dyes and chemical fumes

    Photograph: Khaled Desouki/AFP via Getty Images

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