Author: BBC News
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
We all like getting Christmas post, but what if you didn’t have anyone to send you so much as a card?
Clever ways to make ships more efficient, including blowing tiny bubbles under their hulls.
The 33-year-old was arrested as part of an ongoing investigation by counter-terror police.
Saturday’s front pages feature Brexit and the EU’s plan to charge Brits travelling to Europe.
The army earlier accused the UN children’s agency of spying for Islamists in north-eastern Nigeria.
Mick Mulvaney will be acting White House chief of staff replacing General John Kelly.
Five goals and a red card in the space of 14 minutes ensure Livingston hammer Hearts in the Scottish Premiership.
West Brom come from behind to pick up a crucial victory at fellow Championship promotion contenders Sheffield United.
Only a day after warring parties agreed a ceasefire, residents hear shelling in Hudaydah port.