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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.

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Gary Cohn, outgoing director of the National Economic Council, looks on as President Donald Trump delivers remarks during a meeting with members of his cabinet on March 8.

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands with Chung Eui-yong, who is leading a special delegation of South Korea's president, in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency on March 6.

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Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort arrives at the Albert V. Bryan US Courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia, for an arraignment hearing as a protester holds up a sign on March 8. Manafort was scheduled to enter a plea on new tax and fraud charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian interference investigation team.

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Officials in protective suits reposition a forensic tent covering the bench where former Russian military intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found ill from an unknown substance in the center of Salisbury, England, on March 8.

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A member of the Traditionalist Worker Party does a Nazi salute outside of a Richard Spencer speech on the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, on March 5.

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Italian former premier and leader of the Forza Italia party Silvio Berlusconi (left) arrives at a polling station in Milan as a topless woman protests in the background on March 4.

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A life-size statue of a child is placed outside the Houses of Parliament in London on March 7, as part of a demonstration against the visit to the UK by Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

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A Syrian girl receives treatment as victims of reported regime airstrikes on Hamouria, Saqba, and Kafr Batna are brought to a makeshift hospital in the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta on March 7.

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A woman touches the jersey of late Fiorentina soccer player Davide Astori as she pays her respects outside the Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence, Italy, on March 7.

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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting survivor Mei-Ling Ho-Shing, 17, is comforted by Rosalind Osgood (right), a Broward County School Board member, and Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (left) after a gun safety roundtable discussion on March 5, in Sunrise, Florida.

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An acid attack survivor has her makeup done backstage prior to a fashion show to mark International Women's Day in Thane on the outskirts of Mumbai on March 7.

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Cody Hamish and Graham Simmons, members of the 1978 disco–themed GlamCocks float, share a moment just prior to the 2018 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade on March 3, in Sydney, Australia.

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Men detach prosthetic arms from a replica of the Venus de Milo during an action led by Handicap International to raise awareness of the thousands of amputees worldwide in need of a prosthesis, at the Louvre-Rivoli metro station in Paris on March 6.

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Vo Nhat Truyen, 30, who is living with the effects of Agent Orange, interacts with a US Navy sailor at a center for victims of the wartime defoliant, during a visit by the crew of USS Carl Vinson in Danang, Vietnam, on March 7.

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