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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 January 12, 2018, at 5:06 p.m. ET

President Donald Trump speaks to the media after the Congressional Republican Leadership retreat at Camp David, Maryland, on Jan. 6.
Yuri Gripas / Reuters

President Donald Trump speaks to the media after the Congressional Republican Leadership retreat at Camp David, Maryland, on Jan. 6.

A search-and-rescue team member and his dog search a home that was destroyed by a mudslide on Jan. 11 in Montecito, California. Seventeen people have died and hundreds of homes have been destroyed or damaged.
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A search-and-rescue team member and his dog search a home that was destroyed by a mudslide on Jan. 11 in Montecito, California. Seventeen people have died and hundreds of homes have been destroyed or damaged.

Emergency personnel rescue a woman from a collapsed house after a mudslide in Montecito, California, on Jan. 9.
Kenneth Song / Santa Barbara News / Reuters

Emergency personnel rescue a woman from a collapsed house after a mudslide in Montecito, California, on Jan. 9.

Members of the Los Angeles County Fire Department search and rescue crew work on a car trapped in debris on Jan. 10.
Marcio Jose Sanchez / AP

Members of the Los Angeles County Fire Department search and rescue crew work on a car trapped in debris on Jan. 10.

Chris Sullivan wears black nail polish at the 75th Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 7 in Beverly Hills, California.
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Chris Sullivan wears black nail polish at the 75th Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 7 in Beverly Hills, California.

Laura Dern, Nicole Kidman, Zoe Kravitz, Reese Witherspoon, and Shailene Woodley with their Golden Globe award for Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television for Big Little Lies, on Jan. 7.
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Laura Dern, Nicole Kidman, Zoe Kravitz, Reese Witherspoon, and Shailene Woodley with their Golden Globe award for Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television for Big Little Lies, on Jan. 7.

Greek Orthodox swimmer Nicolaos Solis takes part in the Epiphany Day celebrations at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchate in Istanbul on Jan. 6.
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Greek Orthodox swimmer Nicolaos Solis takes part in the Epiphany Day celebrations at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchate in Istanbul on Jan. 6.

Passengers on a London Underground train as part of the 'No Trousers on the Tube Day' event in London on Jan. 7.
Simon Dawson / Reuters

Passengers on a London Underground train as part of the 'No Trousers on the Tube Day' event in London on Jan. 7.

A dancer and a robot perform at the Sapphire Gentlemen's Club on the sidelines of CES 2018 in Las Vegas on Jan. 8.
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A dancer and a robot perform at the Sapphire Gentlemen's Club on the sidelines of CES 2018 in Las Vegas on Jan. 8.

A woman attacks an activist mocking Russian President Vladimir Putin during a protest of Ukrainian nationalists at the Kiev-Pecherskaya Lavra Cathedral in Kiev on Jan. 8.
Sergei Supinsky / AFP / Getty Images

A woman attacks an activist mocking Russian President Vladimir Putin during a protest of Ukrainian nationalists at the Kiev-Pecherskaya Lavra Cathedral in Kiev on Jan. 8.

Head of the North Korean delegation Ri Son Gwon shakes hands with South Korean counterpart Cho Myoung Gyon at the truce village of Panmunjom on Jan. 9.
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Head of the North Korean delegation Ri Son Gwon shakes hands with South Korean counterpart Cho Myoung Gyon at the truce village of Panmunjom on Jan. 9.

An Israeli border guard following protests against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Jan. 12.
Nasser Shiyoukhi / AP

An Israeli border guard following protests against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Jan. 12.

Syrian sisters find each other alive following an air strike on Hamouria in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area on Jan. 9.
Abdulmonam Eassa / AFP / Getty Images

Syrian sisters find each other alive following an air strike on Hamouria in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area on Jan. 9.

A Syrian man and woman with the body of one of their children in the rebel-held town of Douma following air strikes on Jan. 8.
Hamza al-Ajweh / AFP / Getty Images

A Syrian man and woman with the body of one of their children in the rebel-held town of Douma following air strikes on Jan. 8.

Ethiopian Orthodox pilgrims attend a Christmas Eve celebration in Bete Maryam (House of Mary) monolithic Orthodox church in Lalibela, Ethiopia, on Jan. 6.
Tiksa Negeri / Reuters

Ethiopian Orthodox pilgrims attend a Christmas Eve celebration in Bete Maryam (House of Mary) monolithic Orthodox church in Lalibela, Ethiopia, on Jan. 6.

Belarus villagers celebrate the traditional Kalyady holiday in the village of Bukcha on Jan. 7.
Sergei Gapon / AFP / Getty Images

Belarus villagers celebrate the traditional Kalyady holiday in the village of Bukcha on Jan. 7.

Men dance in the cold waters of the Tundzha River in Kalofer, Bulgaria, on Jan. 6 as part of the Epiphany Day celebrations.
Dimitar Dilkoff / AFP / Getty Images

Men dance in the cold waters of the Tundzha River in Kalofer, Bulgaria, on Jan. 6 as part of the Epiphany Day celebrations.

Indian soldiers take part in a laughter yoga session during their rehearsal for the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India, on Jan. 11.
Adnan Abidi / Reuters

Indian soldiers take part in a laughter yoga session during their rehearsal for the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India, on Jan. 11.

Revelers wear wire mesh masks during the traditional New Year's festival known as "La Diablada" in Pillaro, Ecuador, on Jan. 5.
Dolores Ochoa / AP

Revelers wear wire mesh masks during the traditional New Year's festival known as "La Diablada" in Pillaro, Ecuador, on Jan. 5.

A participant jumps in the waters of the North Sea during the annual New Year's plunge event in Ostend, Belgium, on Jan. 6.
Francois Lenoir / Reuters

A participant jumps in the waters of the North Sea during the annual New Year's plunge event in Ostend, Belgium, on Jan. 6.

Craig Burns and Luke Sullivan kiss during the wedding ceremony at the Summergrove Estate in Gold Coast, Australia, as the Australian Marriage Act legalizing same-sex marriage took effect on Jan. 9.
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Craig Burns and Luke Sullivan kiss during the wedding ceremony at the Summergrove Estate in Gold Coast, Australia, as the Australian Marriage Act legalizing same-sex marriage took effect on Jan. 9.

A tolypeutes rolls itself up in the hands of a zookeeper in Münster, Germany, on Jan. 5.
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A tolypeutes rolls itself up in the hands of a zookeeper in Münster, Germany, on Jan. 5.

An ice-covered observation point at the base of Niagara Falls in Ontario as the falls are illuminated by colored light on Jan. 9.
Geoff Robins / AFP / Getty Images

An ice-covered observation point at the base of Niagara Falls in Ontario as the falls are illuminated by colored light on Jan. 9.

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