Pictures of the Week: August 6, 2010

TOPSHOTS A Russian man scratches his hea

A Russian man scratches his head while standing near the charred remains of his burnt out home in Voronezh on August 3, 2010. Russia’s worst heatwave for decades shows no sign of relenting, officials warned as firefighters battled hundreds of wildfires in a national disaster that has claimed at least 40 lives. President Dmitry Medvedev has declared a state of emergency in seven Russian regions over the fires which have left tens of thousands of hectares of land ablaze and uprooted hundreds from their homes. AFP PHOTO / Alexey SAZONOV

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