A bird flies near riot police during a protest against the intention of the El Salvador National Congress to put the water service in the hands of the private sector in San Salvador on March 20. Alex Peña/Getty Images

A Week in World Photos

Protests in El Salvador, mourning in Mozambique, and spring celebrations in India and Turkey.

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A bird flies near riot police during a protest against the intention of the El Salvador National Congress to put the water service in the hands of the private sector in San Salvador on March 20. Alex Peña/Getty Images

A bird flies near riot police during a protest against an effort by El Salvador’s National Congress to put the water service in the hands of the private sector in San Salvador on March 20.

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Rebecca Albino mourns beside the coffin of her husband during his funeral on March 20 following a deadly cyclone that hit Beira, Mozambique, and killed hundreds there and in neighboring Zimbabwe. YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

Rebecca Albino mourns beside the coffin of her husband during his funeral on March 20 after a deadly cyclone that hit Beira, Mozambique, killing hundreds there and in neighboring Zimbabwe.

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A Muslim woman attends Friday prayers at the Ponsonby Masjid Mosque in Auckland, New Zealand, on March 22, a week after a gunman opened fire at mosques in Christchurch. Hannah Peters/Getty Images

A Muslim woman attends Friday prayers at the Ponsonby Masjid Mosque in Auckland, New Zealand, on March 22, a week after a gunman opened fire at mosques in Christchurch, killing 50.

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Members of different biker gangs perform the haka—a ceremonial Maori dance—as a tribute to victims in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 20. ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images

Members of different biker gangs perform the haka—a ceremonial Maori dance—as a tribute to victims in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 20.

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A Muslim man, right, and another local perform a traditional Maori “hongi” greeting, a touching of noses, after Muslims prayed in front of the Al Noor mosque following a mass haka in Christchurch on March 20. ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images

A Muslim man, right, and another local perform a traditional Maori “hongi” greeting, a touching of noses, after Muslims prayed in front of the Al Noor mosque following a mass haka in Christchurch on March 20.

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A woman is reflected in a puddle as she crosses a square in front of the Peter and Paul Cathedral in Saint Petersburg on March, 17. OLGA MALTSEVA/AFP/Getty Images

A woman is reflected in a puddle as she crosses a square in front of the St. Peter and Paul Cathedral in St. Petersburg on March 17.

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A fighter of the Syrian Democratic Forces carries a machine gun at a position close to the camp of Baghouz where remaining Islamic State fighters and their families are holding out, waiting to advance on them in the countryside of the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor on March 17. DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images

A fighter of the Syrian Democratic Forces carries a machine gun at a position close to the camp of Baghouz, where remaining Islamic State fighters and their families are holding out, waiting to advance on them in the countryside of the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor on March 17.

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Algerians take part in a demonstration in the capital Algiers against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on March 19. RYAD KRAMDI/AFP/Getty Images

Algerians take part in a demonstration in the capital, Algiers, against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on March 19.

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Kyrgyz dancers perform in an event gathering bedouins and nomads from around the world as part of the annual King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Rumah desert, northeast of the Saudi capital Riyadh, on March 19. FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images

Kyrgyz dancers perform at an event gathering Bedouins and nomads from around the world as part of the annual King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Rumah, northeast of the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on March 19.

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Pope Francis gestures as he interacts with deaf-mute people at the end of the weekly general audience at St. Peter's Square in the Vatican on March 20. VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Pope Francis interacts with members of the deaf community at the end of the weekly general audience at St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican on March 20.

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A flock of sheep stand on a meadow as sun rises in Maulbronn, southern Germany, on March 20. SEBASTIAN GOLLNOW/AFP/Getty Images

A flock of sheep stand on a meadow as the sun rises in Maulbronn, southern Germany, on March 20.

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Palestinian demonstrators from Birzeit University take cover during clashes with Israeli forces in Ramallah, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El in the occupied West Bank, on March 20. ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images

Palestinian demonstrators from Birzeit University take cover during clashes with Israeli forces in Ramallah, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El in the occupied West Bank, on March 20.

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Containers block the Tienditas Bridge which links Tachira, Venezuela, and Cucuta, Colombia, on March 20. JUAN PABLO BAYONA/AFP/Getty Images

Containers block the Tienditas Bridge, which links Tachira, Venezuela, and Cúcuta, Colombia, on March 20.

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A woman walks past a mural representing former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic (shown here as Doctor Dabic from the time he was in hiding) on the wall of a tavern in Belgrade on March 20. Karadzic will spend the rest of his life in jail for the "sheer scale and systematic cruelty" of his crimes in the war that tore his country apart a quarter of a century ago, U.N.  judges, upholding his 2016 convictions for genocide in the Srebrenica massacre and war crimes in the 1990s. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images

A woman walks past a mural depicting former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic (shown here as his alias Dr. Dabic from the time he was in hiding) in Belgrade on March 20. Karadzic will spend the rest of his life in jail for the “sheer scale and systematic cruelty” of his crimes in the war that tore his country apart a quarter of a century ago, U.N. judges said, upholding his 2016 convictions for genocide in the Srebrenica massacre and war crimes in the 1990s.

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Vasva Smajlovic, a survivor of Srebrenica massacre in July 1995, stands next to her husband's tombstone, during a visit to the Srebrenica-Potocari memorial cemetery on March 15. ELVIS BARUKCIC/AFP/Getty Images

Vasva Smajlovic, a survivor of the July 1995 Srebrenica massacre, stands next to her husband’s tombstone during a visit to the Srebrenica-Potocari Memorial and Cemetery on March 15.

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Residents carry their belongings as they evacuate after a fire gutted an informal settlement in Quezon City, suburban Manila, in the Philippines, on March 20. Local news reported some 250 houses were destroyed leaving 750 families homeless. TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images

Residents carry their belongings as they evacuate after a fire gutted an informal settlement in Quezon City, suburban Manila, in the Philippines, on March 20. Local news reported some 250 houses were destroyed leaving 750 families homeless.

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Pro-Brexit activist Joseph Afrane demonstrates outside the Houses of Parliament in central London on March 20. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)

A pro-Brexit activist, Joseph Afrane, demonstrates outside the Houses of Parliament in central London on March 20.

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Children carry empty tanks to get water following the cyclone in Beira, Mozambique, on March 21. YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

Children carry empty tanks to get water following the cyclone in Beira, Mozambique, on March 21.

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Fighters with the Syrian Democratic Forces gather near  the village of Baghouz in the countryside of the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor on March 20. GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images

Fighters with the Syrian Democratic Forces gather near the village of Baghouz in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor on March 20.

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Comoros residents gather at a presidential campaign rally in the village of Domoni on March 20. An arrangement to rotate power among the three islands in the East African archipelago nation helped quell years of discontent and coups in the late 1990s. GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images

Comoros residents gather at a campaign rally in the village of Domoni on March 20. An arrangement to rotate power among the three islands in the East African archipelago nation helped put an end to years of coups in the late 1990s, but a recent constitutional change has shifted the rotation from five to 10 years, raising concerns of an authoritarian turn by the sitting president.

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Ultra-Orthodox Jews and a child in Purim costume study during the feast of Purim at a synagogue in the Israeli city of Bnei Brak on March 20. MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images

Ultra-Orthodox Jews, including a child in a Purim costume, study during the feast of Purim at a synagogue in the Israeli city of Bnei Brak on March 20.

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A worker carries tools on his shoulder at the a coal-fired powerplant in Cordemais, western France, on March 21. SEBASTIEN SALOM-GOMIS/AFP/Getty Images

A worker carries tools on his shoulder at the a coal-fired power plant in Cordemais, western France, on March 21.

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A protester joins university students, trade unionists, and members of social organizations demonstrating in San Salvador on March 20, against a bill that could permit the privatization of water services. MARVIN RECINOS/AFP/Getty Images

A protester joins university students, trade unionists, and members of social organizations demonstrating in San Salvador on March 20 against a bill that could permit the privatization of water services.

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Indian children throw colored powder in the air during Holi spring festival celebrations in Chennai on March 21. ARUN SANKAR/AFP/Getty Images

Indian children throw colored powder in the air during Holi spring festival celebrations in Chennai on March 21.

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Supporters of the Phalang Pracharat party attend a campaign rally in Chonburi province on March 21, three days before the Thailand’s general election. YE AUNG THU/AFP/Getty Images

Supporters of the Phalang Pracharat Party attend a campaign rally in Chonburi province on March 21, three days before Thailand’s general election.

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A woman takes a selfie in front of a bonfire as Turkish Kurds gather during Newroz celebrations for the new year in Diyarbakir, southeastern Turkey, on March 21. The ancient Persian festival marks the first day of spring. YAS AKENGIN/AFP/Getty Images

A woman takes a selfie in front of a bonfire as Turkish Kurds gather during Newroz celebrations for the new year in Diyarbakir, southeastern Turkey, on March 21. The ancient Persian festival marks the first day of spring.

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A German shorthaired pointer poses at the American Kennel Club's Museum of the Dog in New York City on March 20 during the announcement of the most popular breed in the United States—Labrador retreivers. JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images

A German shorthaired pointer poses at the American Kennel Club’s Museum of the Dog in New York City on March 20, during the announcement of the most popular breed in the United States—Labrador retrievers.

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