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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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President Trump and first lady Melania participate in NORAD Tracks Santa phone calls at the Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, on Dec. 24.

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Palestinians carry an injured man during a protest against President Donald Trump's announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in Khan Yunis, Gaza, on Dec. 29.

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An anti-government protester blocks a road on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on Dec. 22. The Trump administration recognized the results of Honduras' disputed presidential election despite opposition complaints, irregularities found by poll observers, and calls from Congress to back a new vote.

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Jesus M. Montijo poses with his son Damian Kaleb in front of the Christmas tree in the shelter for Hurricane Maria victims where they currently reside, on Dec. 25 in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico.

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People dressed as devils dance in the street under fire torches during the festival, Nit de Llufes on Dec. 28 in Barcelona, Spain, to mark the Day of the Holy Innocents.

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Women military officers from the Afghan National Army receive certificates after completing a nine-week training program provided by Turkish Armed Forces in Antalya, Turkey, on Dec. 29.


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