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21 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

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

Posted on May 25, 2018, at 4:42 p.m. ET

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Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York, on May 25.

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A man walks past a TV broadcasting a news report on the dismantling of the North Korean Punggye-ri nuclear testing site, in Seoul, South Korea, on May 24.

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A command post at the Punggye-ri nuclear test ground is blown up during the dismantlement process in North Korea, on May 24.

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New CIA Director Gina Haspel speaks as President Donald Trump looks on during her swearing in at the CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on May 21.

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A woman prays while visiting a memorial in front of Santa Fe High School on May 21, in Santa Fe, Texas. Last Friday, 17-year-old student Dimitrios Pagourtzis entered the school with a shotgun and a pistol and opened fire, killing 10 people.

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Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at Santa Fe High School, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, on May 19.

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Guest speakers embrace as they join others attending a vigil for the victims of the latest school shooting in Texas, in Phoenix, Arizona, on May 21.

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Rev. Jesse Jackson (center), Rev. William Barber (left), and fellow clergy and demonstrators attempt to deliver a letter to the House of Representatives before being stopped by police in Washington, DC, on May 21. Jackson, Barber, and about 20 other demonstrators were arrested after refusing to leave the Rotunda during the Poor People's Campaign day of action.

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French riot police apprehend a masked and hooded protester after clashes at a demonstration during a national day of strikes by public sector workers, in Paris on May 22.

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Archeologists inspect a grave with the remains of who they believe to be two republican prisoners killed during the Spanish Civil War, in the small Pyrenees village of Leranoz, Spain, on May 22.

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Yellow caution tape and cones around a sinkhole next to the entrance of the briefing room at the White House on May 23.

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Ash plumes rises from the forest following a massive eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii, on May 22.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle leave St. George's Chapel following their wedding ceremony in Berkshire, England, on May 19.

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The official wedding photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, released by Kensington Palace on May 2.

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Somali people who have been internally displaced wait in a line for food distribution in Mogadishu, Somalia, on May 22.

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People pray prior to breaking their Ramadan fast at Clifton Beach in Karachi, Pakistan, on May 19.

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Participants carry a portable shrine or mikoshi, during the annual Sanja Matsuri festival in Tokyo on May 20.

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Pilgrims gather around a statue of the Virgin Mary being paraded during a procession in the village of El Rocio, Spain, on May 21.

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Members of the freshman class participate in the annual Herndon Monument Climb at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, on May 21.

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A student of the Andrรฉs Bello National University finishes a mural of a uterus during an occupation of the university to demand the end to sexism and gender violence, in Viรฑa del Mar, Chile, on May 23.

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A girl prepares to perform a dance in front of Spain's Queen Letizia at the Center of the Sisters of Saint Vincent de Paul in Citรฉ Soleil, Haiti, on May 23.


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