Pictures of the Week (Aug. 17 – Aug. 23)

Michael Froman news conference at the Japan National Press Club
Tokyo, Japan – U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman makes his point as he answers questions during a news conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo on Monday, August 19, 2013. Froman and his Japanese cunterpart, Trade Minister Toshimitsu Motegi agreed Sunday that the two countries will work together toward concluding the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade negotiations within the year. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)

Pawn Stars press conference in Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan – (L-R) Koichi Iwaki, Rick Harrison, Corey Harrison and Hikaru Ijuin attend the Pawn Stars press conference of History Channel and estimated Norton Manx, August 20, 013. (Photo by AFLO)

Man of steel Japan premiere in Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan – British actor Henry Cavill is surrounded by fans during the Japan premiere for the film ‘Man of Steel’, August 21, 2013. (Photo by AFLO)

Baseball: 95th National High School Baseball Championship
Hyogo, Japan – Pitcher Kona Takahashi and catcher Shunki Ogawa of Maebashi Ikuei celebrate their victory with their teammates at the end of the 95th National High School Baseball Championship Tournament final game between Maebashi Ikuei 4-3 Nobeoka Gakuen at Koshien Stadium, August 22, 2013. (Photo by Toshihiro Kitagawa/AFLO)

Tokyo 2020 Bid Commttee Press conference for the 125th IOC Session
Tokyo, Japan – Tokyo 2020 Bid Commttee’s press conference for the 125th IOC session at Tokyo Metropolitan Government, August 23, 2013. (Photo by AFLO)