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23 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

From the parade celebrating the US women's national soccer team to the fallout surrounding the arraignment of financier Jeffrey Epstein for sex crimes, these are the most striking and memorable pictures from this past week.

Posted on July 12, 2019, at 4:32 p.m. ET

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Members of the World Cup–winning US women's national soccer team take part in a ticker-tape parade in New York City, July 10.

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Spectators celebrate the US women's national soccer team victory during a ticker-tape parade in New York City, July 10.

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President Donald Trump speaks during the Salute to America event at the Lincoln Memorial, July 4.

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Damage is seen in the front door of the Upper East Side home of financier Jeffrey Epstein after the Southern District of New York announced charges of sex trafficking of minors and conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of minors, July 8.

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Labor Secretary Alex Acosta calls on a reporter during a news conference at the Department of Labor, July 10. On Friday, Acosta resigned over controversy surrounding alleged sex offender Jeffrey Epstein's plea deal when Acosta was US attorney for southern Florida.

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Ron Mikulaco (left) and his nephew Brad Fernandez inspect a crack caused by an earthquake on Highway 178, outside Ridgecrest, California, July 6.

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An employee works the cash register at a liquor store following a 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Ridgecrest, California, July 6.

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Terrian Jones crosses a flooded street in New Orleans following a storm in the Gulf of Mexico, July 10.

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic presidential candidate, makes a pinkie promise to Sydney Hansen, 8, during a campaign stop in Peterborough, New Hampshire, July 8.

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Yazmin Juárez, a mother of a 19-month-old who died after being held in detention by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, cries as a photo of her daughter, Mariee, is displayed at a House Oversight Subcommittee hearing in Washington, DC, July 10.

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A drawing by immigrant children recently released from Customs and Border Protection depicting their time spent in CBP custody is shown by the American Academy of Pediatrics in Itasca, Illinois, July 3.

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A worker folds a newly made Betsy Ross flag at Colonial Flag in Salt Lake City, July 5.

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Demonstrators burn a US flag in front of the White House during a 4th of July protest.

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A group of climate activists from the Collective Climate Justice organization blocks the entrance to the Swiss bank Credit Suisse with coal, in Basel, Switzerland, July 8.

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An anti-extradition bill protester shouts to riot police after a march in Hong Kong's tourism district, July 7.

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Attendees take part in a public memorial for Marco Leung in Hong Kong, July 11. The 35-year-old fell to his death weeks ago while hanging a protest banner against an extradition bill.

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Doctors and volunteers in the Mediterranean assist immigrants onboard an NGO vessel, July 7.

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Paula Lopez, 24, and Diego Roldan, 24, kiss during the opening of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, July 6.

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Participants run from bulls and steers on the sixth bull run of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, July 12.

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Pro–animal rights activists lie on the ground during a protest against bullfighting and bull running on the eve of the San Fermin festivities in Pamplona, Spain, July 5.

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Hindu devotees take part in the annual Ratha Jatra, or chariot procession, in Ahmedabad, India, July 4.

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A life-size wooden sculpture of first lady Melania Trump is officially unveiled in Rozno, near her hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia, July 5.

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Participants dressed in Spider-Man costumes run in a creek during an event at the Jiulongjiang National Forest Park in Chenzhou, China, July 4.

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