BuzzFeed News

Reporting To You

23 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

23 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

Here are the most incredible and breathtaking pictures from the past week.

Posted on April 20, 2018, at 5:13 p.m. ET

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to reporters as she exits the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York for a hearing related to Michael Cohen, President Trump's longtime personal attorney and confidante, on April 16, in New York City.
Drew Angerer / Getty Images

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to reporters as she exits the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York for a hearing related to Michael Cohen, President Trump's longtime personal attorney and confidante, on April 16, in New York City.

Michael Cohen exits the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on April 16, in New York City.
Drew Angerer / Getty Images

Michael Cohen exits the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on April 16, in New York City.

President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speak during a meeting at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, on April 17.
Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP / REX / Shutterstock

President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speak during a meeting at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, on April 17.

Sen. Tammy Duckworth arrives at the Capitol with her newborn baby daughter Maile Pearl Bowlsbey for a vote on the Senate floor on April 19, in Washington, DC. The Senate has voted by unanimous consent last night to change rules to allow newborn babies under one year old on the floor during votes.
Alex Wong / Getty Images

Sen. Tammy Duckworth arrives at the Capitol with her newborn baby daughter Maile Pearl Bowlsbey for a vote on the Senate floor on April 19, in Washington, DC. The Senate has voted by unanimous consent last night to change rules to allow newborn babies under one year old on the floor during votes.

In this photo released by the US Navy on on April 18, Lieutenant Tammie Jo Shults, who is currently a Southwest Airlines pilot and who safely landed a commercial airliner following a deadly engine failure, poses in front of a Navy F/A-18A in 1992.
Handout / Reuters

In this photo released by the US Navy on on April 18, Lieutenant Tammie Jo Shults, who is currently a Southwest Airlines pilot and who safely landed a commercial airliner following a deadly engine failure, poses in front of a Navy F/A-18A in 1992.

Protesters demonstrate inside a Center City Starbucks, where two black men were arrested without just cause, in Philadelphia on April 16.
Mark Makela / Reuters

Protesters demonstrate inside a Center City Starbucks, where two black men were arrested without just cause, in Philadelphia on April 16.

Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded woman during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel on April 20.
Khalil Hamra / AP

Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded woman during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel on April 20.

An Armenian police officer and a protester fall on barbed wire as police attempt to disperse opposition supporters during a rally in central Yerevan, Armenia, on April 16.
Karen Minasyan / AFP / Getty Images

An Armenian police officer and a protester fall on barbed wire as police attempt to disperse opposition supporters during a rally in central Yerevan, Armenia, on April 16.

A US Military cadet crawls under a barbed wire obstacle as he competes in the 50th annual Sandhurst Military Skills Competition, a rigorous two-day event where military academies and universities from 13 countries are tested on their abilities, at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, on April 13.
Mike Segar / Reuters

A US Military cadet crawls under a barbed wire obstacle as he competes in the 50th annual Sandhurst Military Skills Competition, a rigorous two-day event where military academies and universities from 13 countries are tested on their abilities, at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, on April 13.

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley vetoes a Russian proposed draft resolution that would "condemn the aggression against Syria by the US and its allies," during a United Nations Security Council emergency meeting concerning the situation in Syria on April 14.
Drew Angerer / Getty Images

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley vetoes a Russian proposed draft resolution that would "condemn the aggression against Syria by the US and its allies," during a United Nations Security Council emergency meeting concerning the situation in Syria on April 14.

The Damascus sky lights up with missile fire as the US launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital on April 14.
Hassan Ammar / AP

The Damascus sky lights up with missile fire as the US launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital on April 14.

A satellite image shows the Barzah Research and Development Center after being struck by US and coalition operations in Damascus, Syria, on April 14.
Handout . / Reuters

A satellite image shows the Barzah Research and Development Center after being struck by US and coalition operations in Damascus, Syria, on April 14.

The bullet-riddled domes of the Grand Mosque are seen after residents were allowed to return to their homes for the first time since the battle between government troops and ISIS militants began in May 2017, at the Islamic city of Marawi, Philippines, on April 19.
Erik De Castro / Reuters

The bullet-riddled domes of the Grand Mosque are seen after residents were allowed to return to their homes for the first time since the battle between government troops and ISIS militants began in May 2017, at the Islamic city of Marawi, Philippines, on April 19.

Demonstrators from the Stop the War Coalition gather in Parliament Square to protest the UK government's involvement in the latest joint airstrikes in Syria, on April 16, in London.
Dan Kitwood / Getty Images

Demonstrators from the Stop the War Coalition gather in Parliament Square to protest the UK government's involvement in the latest joint airstrikes in Syria, on April 16, in London.

Central American migrants, moving in a caravan through Mexico, journey on an open wagon of a freight train in Hidalgo state, Mexico, on April 14.
Edgard Garrido / Reuters

Central American migrants, moving in a caravan through Mexico, journey on an open wagon of a freight train in Hidalgo state, Mexico, on April 14.

A girl holds a sign during a protest against the rape of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua, India, on April 15.
Sivaram V / Reuters

A girl holds a sign during a protest against the rape of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua, India, on April 15.

Mave Grace, 11, who had part of her arm chopped off by militiamen when they attacked the village of Tchee, stands with her sister Racahele-Ngabausi, 2, in an camp for people who have been internally displaced, in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, on April 12.
Goran Tomasevic / Reuters

Mave Grace, 11, who had part of her arm chopped off by militiamen when they attacked the village of Tchee, stands with her sister Racahele-Ngabausi, 2, in an camp for people who have been internally displaced, in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo, on April 12.

Luis Alfredo Alvarado Hernandez, member of the Torre Fuerte evangelical church, poses for a picture at the San Francisco Gotera prison, in San Francisco Gotera, El Salvador, on April 10.
Jose Cabezas / Reuters

Luis Alfredo Alvarado Hernandez, member of the Torre Fuerte evangelical church, poses for a picture at the San Francisco Gotera prison, in San Francisco Gotera, El Salvador, on April 10.

Capt. Alexander Edmund, from the the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, attends the reburial of WWI soldier Capt. Henry John Innes Walker and five other unknown soldiers from the same regiment at New Irish Farm Cemetery on April 18, in Ypres, Belgium.
Matt Cardy / Getty Images

Capt. Alexander Edmund, from the the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, attends the reburial of WWI soldier Capt. Henry John Innes Walker and five other unknown soldiers from the same regiment at New Irish Farm Cemetery on April 18, in Ypres, Belgium.

Nazi concentration camp survivor Alexander Bytschok of Kiev, Ukraine, mourns during the commemoration ceremonies for the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of the former Nazi concentration camp Buchenwald, near Weimar, Germany, on April 15.
Jens Meyer / AP

Nazi concentration camp survivor Alexander Bytschok of Kiev, Ukraine, mourns during the commemoration ceremonies for the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of the former Nazi concentration camp Buchenwald, near Weimar, Germany, on April 15.

Indonesian villagers release saw-jawed turtles into an estuary at the mangrove conservation area in the Aceh Tamiang district of Indonesia on April 15.
Chaideer Mahyuddin / AFP / Getty Images

Indonesian villagers release saw-jawed turtles into an estuary at the mangrove conservation area in the Aceh Tamiang district of Indonesia on April 15.

People light up Kongming lanterns and send them to the sky along the Lancang River bank in Xishuangbanna, China, during the traditional Water-Sprinkling Festival on April 13.
Vcg / Getty Images

People light up Kongming lanterns and send them to the sky along the Lancang River bank in Xishuangbanna, China, during the traditional Water-Sprinkling Festival on April 13.

A festivalgoer watches a performance during the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo field on April 15, in Indio, California.
Kevin Winter / Getty Images

A festivalgoer watches a performance during the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo field on April 15, in Indio, California.

ADVERTISEMENT