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Mar 28, 2016

The Photos Of 2016 Week 13

The Photos Of 2016 Week 13

It was a bloody awful week on Planet Earth. Brussels, Ankara, Lahore. Can't we just stop killing each other and forcing each other's opinion and beliefs on every one?

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The hands of U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro are seen during a news conference as part of Obama's three-day visit to Cuba, in Havana CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) afternoon general session in Washington JOSHUA ROBERTS/REUTERS

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Taxis taking part in a protest rally to demand the government prohibits ride-hailing apps are seen stopped on a main road in Jakarta DARREN WHITESIDE/REUTERS

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A model poses with a rare oval-shaped internally flawless fancy vivid blue diamond weighing 10.10 carats with an estimated price of $30 to $35 million during a Sotheby's preview in Hong Kong BOBBY YIP/REUTERS

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A worker stands under the Airlander 10 hybrid airship during its unveiling in Cardington DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS

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A Syrian refugee carries his daughter covered with a blanket, after being rescued at open sea, as they arrive at the port of Mytilene on the Lesbos island ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS/REUTERS

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Broken windows seen at the scene of explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels, Belgium FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS

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Former Ukrainian army pilot Savchenko reacts from glass-walled cage during verdict hearing at court in Donetsk in Rostov region MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS

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A snowboarder performs during the Red Bull Jump and Freeze contest at ski resort Shimbulak outside Almaty SHAMIL ZHUMATOV/REUTERS

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Howard Jackson, a Liberian migrant, poses for a portrait in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain March 7, 2016. Jackson escaped civil war and spent three years crossing Africa before reaching Spain. Dressed up in one of his more than 200 costumes, from Peter Pan to Little Red Riding Hood, he is a well-known figure at an intersection entering the Spanish city of Seville where he has sold tissues to motorists for over a decade. Jackson is studying law and wants to become a judge. MARCELO DEL POZO/REUTERS

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A refugee sets himself on fire as others try to put the fire out during a protest by refugees and migrants demanding that the Greek-Macedonian border be opened, at a makeshift camp near the village of Idomeni, Greece KOSTAS TSIRONIS/REUTERS

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Injured people are seen at the scene of explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Penitents of San Esteban brotherhood pose during Holy Week in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain MARCELO DEL POZO/REUTERS

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A 1934 Morris car is stands in a car repair shop which used to service the monarch's vehicles, at Fouad street in Alexandria, Egypt, February 5, 2016. In Egypt's Alexandria, Fouad Street reflects the city's rich history and is known for its elegant villas and antique shops. Today the Mediterranean coastal city, once a melting pot of nationalities and faith groups, is overcrowded and dilapidated, like many of Egypt's urban centres. Fouad, among the city's oldest streets and once home to a Greek poet and a British novelist, today features modern retail brands and is an area still popular with antique fans and art lovers. ASMAA WAGUIH/REUTERS

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New Zealand's Martin Guptill plays a shot. ADNAN ABIDI/REUTERS

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The black, yellow, and red colours of the Belgian flag are projected on the Trevi fountain in Rome, Italy, in tribute to the victims of today's Brussels bomb attacks STEFANO RELLANDINI/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama and his family react along with Cuban President Raul Castro to an exhibition baseball game in Havana JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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Parishioners parade the 'Jesus Nazareno de la Merced' statue during a Holy Week procession in downtown Guatemala City STRINGER/REUTERS

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Supporters for democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders wait in line at a concession stand before a campaign rally in San Diego MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Rams fight at a traditional sheep fighting event during a Temple Festival in Huaxian CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Hindu devotees daubed in colours sing religious songs inside a temple during Holi celebrations in Ahmedabad AMIT DAVE/REUTERS

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Bjorn, aged 5, smiles as he poses with a Owl butterfly during an event to launch the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in London DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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A students with her face smeared in coloured powder, celebrates Holi at a university campus in Chandigarh AJAY VERMA/REUTERS

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People look through a hole caused by a Saudi-led air strike on a bridge in Yemen's capital Sanaa KHALED ABDULLAH/REUTERS

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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama poses for a selfie with schoolgirls in Buenos Aires MARCOS BRINDICCI/REUTERS

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Two giant pandas mate in the zoo of Schoenbrunn in Vienna HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Band members board a passenger bus on their way to perform at a wedding procession in Kolkata, India, March 10, 2016. Some people in Kolkata earn a living by selling second-hand clothes, driving rickshaws or in the city’s food markets. Those too poor to afford a home of their own sleep where they work, helping people who moved to the city to find work to send money back home. Outside working hours residents of the city formerly called Calcutta might enjoy a game of chess or carrom, while children play soccer with friends. RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS

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Belgian Queen Mathilde attends a ceremony outside of the terminal at Brussels International airport following bomb attacks in Brussels metro and Belgium's airport of Zaventem POOL/REUTERS

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A refugee holds a placard reading "Sorry Belgium" during a protest demanding the opening of the Greek-Macedonian border, in a makeshift camp near the village of Idomeni ALEXANDROS AVRAMIDIS/REUTERS

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A couple sits under blooming cherry trees along the Tidal Basin in Washington JOSHUA ROBERTS/REUTERS

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Paragliders fly over Miraflores district of Lima MARIANA BAZO/REUTERS

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A Taiwanese coast guard secure a C-130 military transport plane on the tarmac, in Itu Aba, which the Taiwanese call Taiping, at the South China Sea, STAFF/REUTERS

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A cross with a crucifix is seen in the deserted town of Pripyat GLEB GARANICH/REUTERS

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A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying Orbital ATK's Cygnus spacecraft on a resupply mission to the International Space Station lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida NASA/REUTERS

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A surgeon shows shrapnel removed from victims of Tuesday's t bombing attacks in Brussels FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama dances tango during a state dinner hosted by Argentina's President Mauricio Macri at the Centro Cultural Kirchner in Buenos Aires CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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Villagers catch ducks as they celebrate a traditional festival of ethnic Miao, in Jianhe CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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A general view of the campo or square at the center of the world's first ghetto in Venice, northern Italy, March 22, 2016. The five arched windows on the building on the right are part of one of the ghetto's five synagogues. Due to lack of space residents had to build upwards, the multi-storey buildings are known as skyscrapers and are among the tallest in the lagoon city. ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS

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White roses lie on the ground of the crash site in Le Vernet during the first anniversary ceremony to commemorate the 150 victims of the Germanwings Airbus A320 JEAN-PAUL PELISSIER/REUTERS

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Supporters of Serbian ultra-nationalist leader Seselj light flares during an anti-government rally Belgrade MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS

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A man carries an umbrella as he walks past a giant, inflatable duck being used to advertise bathrooms in Manchester PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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A shirtless protester is detained by police after an Ontario judge found former Canadian radio host Jian Ghomeshi not guilty on four sexual assault charges and one count of choking, in Toronto MARK BLINCH/REUTERS

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Israeli sap surfers some dressed in costumes take part in an event for the Jewish holiday of Purim in the of the Mediterranean sea in Tel Aviv BAZ RATNER/REUTERS

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Pope Francis kisses the foot of a refugee during the foot-washing ritual at the Castelnuovo di Porto refugees center near Rome, Italy OSSERVATORE ROMANO/REUTERS

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Jagger, Watts, Richards and Wood of the Rolling Stones wave after landing in Havana IVAN ALVARADO/REUTERS

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Runners take a trail in MacRitchie Nature Reserve located at the central catchment area in Singapore March 18, 2016. A plan to build a subway tunnel under Singapore's largest patch of primary rainforest has drawn sharp protests from environmental groups and activists who say it could irreversibly damage the habitats of hundreds of plant and animal species. EDGAR SU/REUTERS

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A man, who identified himself as Kim Dong Chul, previously said he was a naturalised American citizen and was arrested in North Korea in October, attends a news conference in Pyongyang KCNA/REUTERS

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Egyptian strongman Karim Hussein, 38, sleeps on glass as a man uses an axe to break in half a concrete block rested on his chest in Cairo, Egypt, March 18, 2016. Dubbed "The Pharaoh" by friends and family, Hussein seemed destined to be a strongman from a young age, and claims to have a unique biological makeup that easily absorbs pain. MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY/REUTERS

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Artillery pieces are seen being fired during a military drill at an unknown location, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) KCNA/REUTERS

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Police use a robotic device as they take part in a search in the Brussels borough of Schaerbeek following Tuesday's bombings in Brussels. CHRISTIAN HARTMANN/REUTERS

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Pope Francis lies as he prays during the Celebration of the Lord's Passion in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS

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Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha pose for a photograph during their holiday in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote NEIL HALL/REUTERS

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The image of the Nazarene of La O brotherhood is silhouetted by the sun during a Holy Week procession in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain MARCELO DEL POZO/REUTERS

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Participants wave flags during a ceremony to see off the first train of the new Hokkaido shinkansen or bullet train, bound for Tokyo, as the train leaves Shin-Hakodate Hokuto Station KYODO/REUTERS

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Fans take photographs with their mobile phones before a free outdoor concert by the Rolling Stones at Ciudad Deportiva de la Habana sports complex in Havana UESLEI MARCELINO/REUTERS

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Masked members of Republican Sinn Fein commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the Irish Easter Rising in Lurgan CLODAGH KILCOYNE/REUTERS

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A child model presents a creation from Ting Zu at China Fashion Week in Beijing KIM KYUNG-HOON/REUTERS

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Sorb riders of the German Slavic minority take part in a ceremonial parade in Ralbitz HANNIBAL HANSCHKE/REUTERS

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The Cambridge boat takes on water during the Women's Boat Race Matthew Childs/REUTERS

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Spanish banderillero Antonio Jimenez "Lili" is gored by a bull during a bullfight in Seville, southern Spain MARCELO DEL POZO/REUTERS

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Security officials gather at the site of a blast outside a public park in Lahore MOHSIN RAZA/REUTERS

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Tanks parade to mark Armed Forces Day in Myanmar's capital Naypyitaw SOE ZEYA TUN/REUTERS

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Right-wing demonstrators protest against wave of terrorism in front of the old stock exchange in Brussels YVES HERMAN/REUTERS

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First lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama perform a reading of the children's book "Where the Wild Things Are" at White House Easter Egg Roll at the White House in Washington JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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Handout photo of the Pavlof Volcano erupting in Alaska HANDOUT/REUTERS

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