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May 15, 2017

The Photos Of 2017 Week 19

The Photos Of 2017 Week 19

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

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Former Deputy Attorney General Yates is sworn in prior to testifying before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election” on Capitol Hill in Washington JIM BOURG/REUTERS

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An overhead view showing St Jean Blvd., in the flooded residential neighbourhood in Pierrefonds, Quebec, Canada CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS

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Military police officers take position at an air base as opposition supporters clash with them while rallying against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela CARLOS GARCIA RAWLINS/REUTERS

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Lola the sheep dog dressed as a Lion sits as The British & Irish Lions team prepare for a team photo Paul Childs/REUTERS

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Latvia's Triana Park perform with the song "Line" during the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 Semi-Final 1 Dress rehearsal 1 at the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev GLEB GARANICH/REUTERS

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An AH-64D Apache attack helicopter flies in front of a wall of fire during the South Carolina National Guard Air and Ground Expo at McEntire Joint National Guard Base HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Outgoing French President Francois Hollande reaches out to touch President-elect Emmanuel Macron, as they attend a ceremony to mark the end of World War II at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris POOL/REUTERS

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An exit of a subway station currently in operation, is seen in a sparsely populated area in Chongqing, China CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Russian army parade marking the World War II anniversary in Moscow MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS

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Russian army parade marking the World War II anniversary in Moscow TATYANA MAKEYEVA/REUTERS

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A pupil yawns as he waits for Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip to visit the Pangbourne College near Reading TOBY MELVILLE/REUTERS

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A visitor enters The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains at the V&A Museum in London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Turkish Prime Minister Yildirim looks out from a T-129 ATAK attack helicopter at IDEF'17 in Istanbul MURAD SEZER/REUTERS

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Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, is kissed by a supporter as he campaigns in Whythenshawe ANDREW YATES/REUTERS

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Demonstrators take cover as they clash with riot police during a students' march for a better education reform in Santiago IVAN ALVARADO/REUTERS

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Argentina's Maradona dodges ball during show game at mall as part of 67th FIFA Congress in Manama HAMAD I MOHAMMED/REUTERS

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Canadian soldiers patrol flooded residential area in Gatineau CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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An inflatable doll showing caricatures of Jose Dirceu, former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's chief of staff, Judge Gilmar Mendes and Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, is pictured during a protest in Brasilia UESLEI MARCELINO/REUTERS

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Former U.S. President Barack Obama waves after speaking at the Global Food Innovation Summit in Milan ALESSANDRO GAROFALO/REUTERS

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A devotee (unseen) sprinkles rice grains as part of the rituals on the idol of Buddha during the birth anniversary of Buddha, also known as Vesak Day, at Swayambhu in Kathmandu NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in waves as he heads for the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, STRINGER/REUTERS

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Messages are seen on plastic containers filled with feces, called "Poopootovs", which is a play on Molotov cocktails, before they are thrown at security forces during protests, in addition to the usual rocks and petrol bombs, in Caracas CHRISTIAN VERON/REUTERS

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Turkish-German patient Cengiz steam bathes two days before his ordination as a Buddhist monk, at Wat Thamkrabok monastery in Saraburi province, Thailand, March 28, 2017. JORGE SILVA/REUTERS

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The Lacolle Border crossing into the United States is seen from Lacolle, Quebec, Canada, February 13, 2017. CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS

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A woman pushes a pram during an unusual snowfall in Minsk VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS

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A man sleeps on a metal water storage tank on a hot summer day in Kolkata RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS

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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May attends a campaign event in Nottingham DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS

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Buddhists carry candles as they pray during Vesak Day, an annual celebration of Buddha's birth, enlightenment and death, at Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon temple in Ayutthaya ATHIT PERAWONGMETHA/REUTERS

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A woman enjoys the good weather at the Forty Foot diving area and beach in Sandycove CLODAGH KILCOYNE/REUTERS

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The Pink Floyd inflatable pig floats next to Broadcasting House to promote their new exhibition at the V&A museum, in London NEIL HALL/REUTERS

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Russian President Putin takes part in gala match of Night Ice Hockey League in Sochi POOL/REUTERS

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Piles of harvested wheat are covered with plastic sheets near the depot for GrainCorp, Australia's largest listed bulk grain handler, located in the New South Wales town of Burren Junction, located north-west of Sydney in Australia DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Riot security forces clash with demonstrators during a protest against Venezuelan President Maduro's government in San Cristobal CARLOS EDUARDO RAMIREZ/REUTERS

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Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) and Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) scramble for the ball during the second half in game five of the second round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden. The Celtics defeated the Wizards 123-101. David Butler II/USA Today Sports

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Trump's advisor Conway speaks about Comey at the White House in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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A pigeon sits on the shoulder of a man as he smokes a cigarette in Sydney JASON REED/REUTERS

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Palestinian man Louy Al-Najar drags himself as he harvests wheat at a field in an area adjacent to the border with Israel, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA/REUTERS

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Grace Yuan's 3-year-old daughter Rebecca, looks at the caesarean delivery (C-section) scar on her mother's belly, which is being worked on by a tattoo artist, at Samurai Tattoo in Shanghai, China, April 26, 2017. Yuan's daughter thinks the scar is ugly, making Yuan want to cover it up. As a dance teacher, she feels awkward when the scar is exposed as she wears dancing costumes. "Now I feel more confident after getting this tattoo. I can dance freely on the stage without worries or awkwardness," said Yuan. ALY SONG/REUTERS

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A mural signed by "TV Boy" and depicting Pope Francis and U.S. President Donald Trump kissing, is seen on a wall in downtown Rome TONY GENTILE/REUTERS

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Goalkeeper Pavel Francouz of Czech Republic in action against Patrick Thoresen of Norway. GRIGORY DUKOR/REUTERS

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Smoke rises from burning tyres as a Palestinian protester is seen during clashes with Israeli troops at a protest in support of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails, near Ramallah MOHAMAD TOROKMAN/REUTERS

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Inmate Kristina Hazelett, 35, plays with a dog in a cell at the MCSO Animal Safe Haven (MASH) Unit in a former jail that has become a shelter for abused and neglected animals seized in Maricopa County Sheriff's Office investigations, in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S., April 25, 2017. LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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A boy performs tricks using fidget spinner during a contest held in Ashdod AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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The Wider Image: Cash and chemicals: banana boom a blessing and a curse JORGE SILVA/REUTERS

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People take pictures in front of a "Golden Bridge on Silk Road" installation set up ahead of the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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A worker plunges bananas into a chemical bath at a packing line at a banana plantation operated by a Chinese company in the province of Bokeo, Laos April 24, 2017. JORGE SILVA/REUTERS

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Birds fly over the mouth of the Araguari River on the coast of Amapa state, near Amapa city, northern Brazil, March 31, 2017. RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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Saudi Aramco's trucks are seen during exploration in the Empty Quarter HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Austria's Nathan Trent performs the song "Running On Air" during the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 Semi-Final 2 at the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev GLEB GARANICH/REUTERS

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A boy performs tricks using fidget spinner during a contest held in Ashdod AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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A boy looks at a whale shaped art installation that is made of plastic and trash made by environmental activist group Greenpeace Philippines in Cavite Erik de Castro/REUTERS

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Tourists are seen by the poolside of the Mara Serena Safari Lodge, within the Masai Mara game reserve, southwest of Nairobi THOMAS MUKOYA/REUTERS

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The Nairobi skyline is seen in the background as Hartebeests graze at the Nairobi National Park near Nairobi BAZ RATNER/REUTERS

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A rescue worker and a Swiss police officer stand beside a truck transporting beverages which crashed with a suburban train on a railroad crossing in Horgen ARND WIEGMANN/REUTERS

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Melissa McCarthy stands on a mobile lectern as she is filmed portraying White House spokesman Sean Spicer in New York HANDOUT/REUTERS

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U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump host a "celebration of military mothers" event at the White House in Washington YURI GRIPAS/REUTERS

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Pilgrims attend a candlelight vigil at the Catholic shrine of Fatima PEDRO NUNES/REUTERS

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Honour guards stand in formation before a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing THOMAS PETER/REUTERS

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Japanese Self Defence Force troops conduct a landing drill as a part of a joint amphibious exercise with U.S., British and French forces in Guam STAFF/REUTERS

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Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton in action during the third free practice ALBERT GEA/REUTERS

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Members of the Korean People's Army cheer North Korean leader Kim Jong Un KCNA/REUTERS

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Italian artist Lorenzo Quinn's installation called " Support" is seen on Ca' Sagredo palace during the 57th La Biennale of Venice, in Venice STEFANO RELLANDINI/REUTERS

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Demonstrators hold flares during a demonstration against a bill that would protect those accused of corruption from prosecution, on Habib Bourguiba Avenue in Tunis ZOUBEIR SOUISSI/REUTERS

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Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge throws water bombs into the crowd off of the back balcony of Buckingham Palace during a tea party in London POOL/REUTERS

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Portugal's Salvador Sobral celebrates after winning the grand final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 at the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev GLEB GARANICH/REUTERS

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Nepal's army detonates a bomb during the local election of municipalities and village representatives in Bhaktapur NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

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Outgoing French President Francois Hollande greets President-elect Emmanuel Macron who arrives to attend the handover ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris BENOIT TESSIER/REUTERS

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Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen (7) crashes with Red Bull's Max Verstappen. ALBERT GEA/REUTERS

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A train has toppled on its side after derailing and crashing into a house in the town of Adendro in northern Greece STRINGER/REUTERS

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Roma’s Radja Nainggolan celebrates scoring their third goal MAX ROSSI/REUTERS

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Saint-Etienne fans let of flares. ROBERT PRATTA/REUTERS

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Migrant farmworker Hector Manuel Morales, 20, from Mexico, who has an H-2A visa, stretches before harvesting romaine lettuce in King City, California, U.S., April 17, 2017. LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Miss District of Columbia Kara McCullough reacts after being crowned 2017 Miss USA. DAVID BECKER/REUTERS

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Noriya Kazami, 25, a cartoonist and an inventor of "Rock Hand Battle" sport, poses for a photograph wearing a mask and a "rock hand", in Tokyo, Japan, April 13, 2017. In "Rock Hand Battle" each player wears an oversized arm and tries to knock off small rocks attached to an opponent's "rock hand". Kazami said she took inspiration from the legend of Mitsuishi (Three Rocks) and the Demon's Handprint. She also created a comic book series based on the legend, in which a devil was tied to rocks and made to stop harassing the local people. The devil left a handprint on one of the rocks, making a "rock hand". KIM KYUNG-HOON/REUTERS

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An exotic used car dealership designed to resemble a vending machine in Singapore THOMAS WHITE/REUTERS

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