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22 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week

Here are the most impactful, sorrowful, and moving pictures from this past week.

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WDBJ-TV7 meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner wipes his eyes during the early morning newscast as anchors Kimberly McBroom and Steve Grant deliver the news. Tragically, reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were killed during a live broadcast Wednesday, while on assignment in Moneta.

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Palestinians fight to free a Palestinian boy held by an Israeli soldier during clashes between Israeli security forces and Palestinian protesters. The clash followed a march against Palestinian land confiscation to expand the nearby Jewish Hallamish settlement in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh near Ramallah.

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A rose is seen placed by Lebanese protesters on a barbed wire fence during a demonstration in Beirut to protest the ongoing country's trash crisis.

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A young migrant's hair becomes stuck while crawling under a barbed fence with her family at the Hungarian-Serbian border near Roszke. Europe is currently struggling with its worst migrant crisis since World War II. So far this year, police say around 141,500 migrants have been intercepted crossing into Hungary, mostly from neighboring Serbia.

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A wounded Syrian girl wanders about a make shift hospital in the rebel-held area of Douma following shelling and air raids by Syrian government forces.

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Syrian refugees from Kobani pose for a selfie, moments after arriving by boat on the island of Lesbos, Greece. Greece, mired in its worst economic crisis in generations, has been found largely unprepared for a mass influx of refugees, mainly Syrians. Arrivals have exceeded 160,000 this year, three times as high as in 2014.

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French President Francois Hollande awards U.S. Airman First Class Spencer Stone with the "Legion d'Honneur" medal as U.S. National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos applauds during a ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France. Last week, three U.S. citizens and a Briton helped to disarm a machine gun-toting attacker on a Thalys train.

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Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates after winning the men's 100m final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China.

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Ben Godfrey of Great Britain crashes out of the Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship race during the MCE British Superbike Championship in Louth, England.

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets supporters after his rally at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. The Trump campaign moved the rally to a larger stadium to accommodate the demand.

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Newly crowned Redhead King and Queen, Alan Reidy and Grainne Keena, pose with a crowd of red heads at the Irish Redhead Convention. The convention celebrates everything to do with red hair and is held in the village of Crosshaven in Cork, Ireland.

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A firefighter's backpack is seen covered in fire retardant dropped from an airplane while battling the Twisp River fire near Twisp, Washington. On Thursday, crews battling a flurry of wildfires braced for high winds in the region a day after three firefighters were killed and four others were injured in Washington state.

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A cutout of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is set on fire by a man from an anti-North Korea group during an anti-North Korean rally in central Seoul, South Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered his troops onto a war footing last Friday after his government issued an ultimatum to Seoul to halt the anti-Pyongyang propaganda being broadcasted from the South.

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Then U.S. Army First Lieutenant Kirsten Griest and fellow soldiers participate in combat training during the Ranger Course on Fort Benning, Georgia. Griest and First Lieutenant Shaye Haver are the first women to ever complete the daunting U.S. Army Ranger school.

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Revelers enjoy the tomato pulp while participating the annual Tomatina Festival in Bunol, Spain. An estimated 22,000 people threw 150 tons of ripe tomatoes in the world's biggest tomato fight held annually in this Spanish Mediterranean town.

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Visitors enjoy the "BEACH" at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC. The "BEACH" is an interactive architectural installation, with an "ocean" of nearly one million recyclable translucent plastic balls that bring the experience of going to the beach indoors.

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Children pet Lassie, the Save the Children's animal ambassador, at a special Katrina-anniversary "Prep Rally" at Kingsley House in New Orleans, Louisiana. Designed to empower and protect children, Save the Children's Prep Rally uses cheers and games to teach kids how to prepare for disaster. Ten years after first responding to Katrina, Save the Children says U.S. disaster planning still leaves children at risk, and urges families and communities to take action to protect kids.

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