26 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

From emotional scenes at George Floyd's memorial in Houston to the ongoing demonstrations against racial injustice around the world, these are the most striking and memorable pictures from this past week.

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Pallbearers bring George Floyd's casket into the Fountain of Praise church before his funeral in Houston on June 9.

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A woman cries as the horse-drawn carriage carrying the casket containing the body of George Floyd passes in Pearland, Texas, on June 9.

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Roxie Washington (right) and Gianna Floyd, daughter of George Floyd, attend his funeral service in Houston on June 9.

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LaTonya Floyd speaks during the funeral service for her brother George Floyd in Houston on June 9.

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Demonstrators protest over the death of George Floyd near the White House in Washington, DC, on June 6.

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The Compton Cowboys raise their fists in the air during a 'peace ride' for George Floyd in Compton, California, on June 7.

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Nurses Sasha Dubois and Farah Fevrin kneel for the 8 minutes and 46 seconds of silence during a vigil at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where many coronavirus disease patients have been treated in Boston on June 5.

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A child pets a dog with a sign attached to it during a protest in Maastricht, Netherlands, on June 7.

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The statue of Colston is pushed into the river Avon in Bristol, England, on June 7. Edward Colston was a slave trader of the late 17th century.

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Local resident Jeff Barnes screams at protesters rallying against the death of George Floyd in Anna, Illinois, on June 4.

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Mike D'angelo screams holding a street sign marking the newly named Black Lives Matter Plaza near the White House in Washington, DC, on June 6.

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi joins fellow Democrats, including (from left to right) Rep. Lacy Clay, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, and House Majority Whip James Clyburn, to announce new legislation to end excessive use of force by police across the country and make it easier to identify, track, and prosecute police misconduct.

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Philonise Floyd, brother of George Floyd, tears up while testifying during a House Judiciary Committee at a hearing on police accountability in Washington, DC, on June 10.

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Abby James cries in front of an installation created by Anna Barber and Connor Wright called "Say Their Names" to honor victims of police brutality in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on June 7.

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Chalco cemetery workers use protective equipment for COVID-19 to bury the deceased in Mexico City on June 7.

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A woman sits next to her mother who is being treated at an intensive care unit of a hospital for COVID-19 in Sanaa, Yemen, on June 11.

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Voters line up at Christian City, an assisted living home, to cast their ballots after Democratic and Republican primaries were delayed due to COVID-19 restrictions in Union City, Georgia, on June 9.

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A polling place worker holds an "I'm a Georgia Voter" sticker to hand to a voter in Atlanta on June 9.

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A firefighter lights a backfire to stop the Quail Fire from spreading near Winters, California, on June 6.

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Zoo director Juan Luis Malpartida kisses White King, the first white lion cub to be born in Spain, at the Guillena World Park Reserve in Sevilla on June 10.

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A child has his temperature checked by a teacher before entering Earlham Primary School in London on June 10.

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Visitors take a picture at Orlando's Universal Studios theme park on the first day of reopening from the coronavirus pandemic on June 5.

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Seniors watch a video retrospective of their time in high school during Pioneer Valley Regional School’s graduation, which was held in the Northfield Drive-In Theater because of the coronavirus outbreak, in Hinsdale, New Hampshire, on June 8.

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Pvt. Alexis Underwood of Glasgow, Kentucky, kisses her boyfriend, Anthony Thompson, outside of the Owensboro National Guard Armory after returning from the Middle East with the Kentucky National Guard's 206th Engineer Battalion, on June 11.

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The head of a statue of Christopher Columbus was pulled off amid protests against racial inequality in Boston on June 10.