Events of the week in pictures: June 20 – 24

All-Russian action “Candle of Memory”, Moscow Fashion Week, flooding in Bangladesh, protests in Ecuador. These and other events — in the AiF.ru photo feed.

June 23, the soloist of the group “Tender May” Yuri Shatunov passed away © Commons.wikimedia.org/Alexey Yushenkov

Wildfires rage in northwestern Spain due to abnormal heat © Reuters/Vincent West/Reuters

Fashion Week kicked off in Moscow on June 20 © Reuters/Evgenia Novozhenina/Reuters

Massive price hike protests in Belgium © Reuters/Yves Herman/Reuters

In Moscow began issuing license plates with the code “977” Kirill Zhuravok/na-zapade-mos.ru

Northeast Bangladesh has been hit by the worst floods in 122 years, triggered by heavy seasonal rains. © www.globallookpress.com/Salim/XinHua/Global Look Press

In London on June 29, the auction house Sotheby's arranges an evening auction Modern & contemporary. One of the top lots will be a portrait of Lucien Freud by Francis Bacon. © Reuters/Toby Melville/Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the ruling on abortion rights 49 years later. Now US states can independently ban abortions on their territory. © Reuters/Yana Paskova/File Photo/Reuters

A square of the Donetsk People's Republic appeared in Moscow. Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin gave the territory near the US Embassy the name – DPR Square © RIA Novosti/Aleksey Kudenko

In London, the Tower of London was decorated with an installation of 20 million wildflowers for the 70th anniversary of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. © Reuters/Henry Nicholls/Reuters

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation showed the work of the composition of the special train “Volga” in the zone of the special operation in Ukraine. The train has an armored coating, weapons, equipment and firepower, shelters for firing and repelling enemy attacks are placed on the platforms. © RF Ministry of Defense

June 21 is the celebration of the summer solstice at Stonehenge. © Reuters/Toby Melville/Reuters

On the Day of Remembrance and Sorrow, the action “Candle of Memory” was held in the cities of Russia. As part of the campaign, 1,418 candles were lit on Cathedral Square of the Main Temple of the RF Armed Forces. © RF Ministry of Defense

June 21 marks the 60th anniversary of the birth of Viktor Tsoi, leader of the Kino rock band © Commons.wikimedia.org/Igor Vladimirovich Mukhin

In the course of counter-battery combat, crews of the Grad multiple launch rocket systems and 152-mm towed howitzers Giacint-B of the Marine Corps attacked the identified firing positions of the artillery of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. © RF Ministry of Defense

Trumpet the Bloodhound wins the annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in Tarrytown © Reuters/Mike Segar/Reuters

An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred in Afghanistan. More than a thousand people became victims. © Reuters/Ali Khara/Reuters

June 21 is International Yoga Day. People doing yoga in Ahmedabad (India). © Reuters/Amit Dave/Reuters

Massive protests against rising fuel prices continue in Ecuador for 11 days © Reuters/Vicente Gaibor del Pino/Reuters

The first teaser of the film “Cheburashka” was released online © Still from the film

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