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25 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

From the heated exchange between President Trump and the Democratic congresswomen known as "the Squad" to the 50th anniversary of the first lunar mission, these are the most striking and memorable pictures from this past week.

Posted on July 19, 2019, at 4:02 p.m. ET

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President Donald Trump puts away talking points about four first-term Democratic congresswomen while answering questions from the media at the White House, July 15.

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From left: Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and Ayanna Pressley respond to racist remarks by President Donald Trump during a news conference in Washington, DC, July 15.

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Protesters mark the five-year anniversary of the death of Eric Garner in Staten Island, July 17.

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A large section of Manhattan's Upper West Side and Midtown neighborhoods were left in the dark during a major power outage in New York City, July 13.

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The Saturn V rocket is projected onto the side of the Washington Monument to mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar mission, Washington, DC, July 16.

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Demonstrators protest against Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló in front of the capitol building in Old San Juan, July 17. It was revealed that he and top aides were part of a private group chat that contained misogynistic and anti-gay messages.

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Demonstrators run following clashes with police officers during a protest calling for the resignation of Gov. Rosselló in San Juan, July 17.

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Riot police shield themselves as protesters throw objects at them as they chase protesters through a shopping mall after dispersing a pro-democracy march in the Sha Tin district of Hong Kong, July 14.

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French Army soldiers hold anti-drone guns during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Élysées Avenue in Paris, July 14.

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Franky Zapata on a Flyboard during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Élysées Avenue in Paris, July 14.

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Fireworks illuminate the Eiffel Tower in Paris during Bastille Day celebrations, July 14.

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Workers stand next to an excavator robot during preliminary work in the Notre Dame Cathedral, three months after the major fire in Paris, July 17.

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Tenggerese people gather at the crater of Mount Bromo in East Java, Indonesia, during the Yadnya Kasada Festival, July 18. The festival is the main festival of the Tenggerese people and lasts about a month. On the 14th day, the Tenggerese make a journey to Mount Bromo to make offerings of rice, fruits, vegetables, flowers and livestock to throw them into the volcano's caldera.

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A health worker checks the temperature of a woman as part of the Ebola screening upon entering the General Hospital in Goma, the Democratic Republic of Congo, July 15.

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A Ukrainian service member shoots a heavy machine gun during combat with Russian-backed separatists near the town of Dokuchayevsk, July 13.

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A Syrian rescuer from the Violet NGO runs during airstrikes by Syrian regime forces in Maar Shurin on the outskirts of Maarat al-Numan, Syria, July 16.

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Tunisian civil protection workers recover the body of an African immigrant near the eastern city of Zarzis, July 16.

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Relatives weep during the funeral of 23-year-old Jaybee Castor on July 18, in Manila, Philippines. According to relatives, Castor was abducted and later killed by unidentified assailants. Sachets containing crystal meth and a sign accusing him of being a drug addict was found on his body.

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The remains of bodies killed in 1937 by forces of dictator Francisco Franco are seen during the exhumation of a mass grave at Los Martires cemetery in Huesca, Spain, July 18.

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Luis Schmilinsky meets his daughter, Reign Lucia-Ann, for the first time after returning from a seven month deployment aboard the USS Kearsarge in Norfolk, Virginia, July 18.

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Northlen Primary school students hold up pictures of former president Nelson Mandela in celebration of his birthday in Durban, South Africa, July 18.

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Italy's team competes in the highlight routine artistic swimming final during the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, July 15.

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A police officer directs sheep crossing the street in Paris, July 17.

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A cosplayer attends the San Diego Comic-Con, July 18.

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A gigantic inflatable sculpture by the artist Kaws is displayed at the Fumotoppara Camping Grounds in Fujinomiya, Japan, July 18.


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