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23 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

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

Posted on February 2, 2018, at 3:46 p.m. ET

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A woman in St. Mark's Square during the 2018 Venice Carnival on Jan. 28 in Venice.

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Members of the National Convergence Against Continuity movement in Honduras and people of faith from the United States take part in a vigil outside the US Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on Jan. 28.

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Randall Margraves lunges at Larry Nassar (wearing orange), the former USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, during victim statements of his sentencing in Charlotte, Michigan, Feb. 2.


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Free Syrian Army members, backed by Turkish Army, at Burseya Mountain after Turkish military aircraft hit PYD/PKK terror group targets and secured the mountain within the "Operation Olive Branch" launched in Afrin, Syria, on Jan. 28.

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A Rohingya refugee at Cox's Bazar refugee camp in Bangladesh on Jan. 27.

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People are seen at the Dabafayed Resettlement project for internally displaced people in Gode in southeastern Ethiopia, on Jan. 27.

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A drone photo shows Arab horses and foals at a horse farm of Anatolian Agriculture Enterprise in Turkey on Jan. 30.

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Surfers attempt to ride the Severn bore as it passes in Newnham on Severn on Feb. 2 in Gloucestershire, England.

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Clergymen gather at the International Monument to the Victims of Fascism at the former Nazi German concentration camp Auschwitz II–Birkenau, in Oświeçim, Poland, on Jan. 27.

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Kesha is embraced by singers after they performed "Praying" at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards in New York on Jan 28.

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Andra Day arrives for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on Jan. 28 in New York.

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Actor Angelina Jolie is surrounded by the crowd as she leaves the Guerlain store on the Champs-Élysées on Jan. 30 in Paris.

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Ultra Orthodox Jews eat the fruits of the year during the celebration of the feast of Tu BiShvat in Jerusalem on Jan. 30.

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Vice President Mike Pence and House Speaker Paul Ryan look on as President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address in Washington, DC, on Jan. 30.

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President Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill Jan. 30.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a wreath-laying ceremony at the Eternal Flame of the Mamayev Kurgan Memorial Complex in Volgograd, Russia, during an event to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Stalingrad, on Feb. 2.

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The camp at the motorcyclist's gathering "Elephant" in Thurmansbang, Germany, on Feb. 2.

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A man fishes on the flooded banks of the Seine River after days of rain caused flooding in Paris, France, Jan. 27.

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Children from the El-Bethel Nursery and Primary School read in the iRead Mobile Library on Jan. 30.

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Workers make red lanterns at a workshop on Feb. 1 in Yueyang, China.


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A vendor sorts out persimmons at a traditional market ahead of the Lunar New Year, this year marking the Year of the Dog, in Taipei on Feb. 2.

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Giant panda cub Xiang Xiang at Ueno Zoological Gardens on Feb. 1 in Tokyo, Japan.

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A full moon rises behind the Empire State Building in New York on Jan. 31.


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