A Palestinian family break their Ramadan fast next to their house that was destroyed in the recent confrontation between Hamas and Israel in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on May 8. SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images

A Week in World Photos

Breaking fast in Gaza, prayer in Sri Lanka, and World War II remembrance in Belarus.

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A Palestinian family break their Ramadan fast next to their house that was destroyed in the recent confrontation between Hamas and Israel in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on May 8. SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images

A Palestinian family break their Ramadan fast next to their house, which was destroyed in the recent confrontation between Hamas and Israel, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on May 8.

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A Sri Lankan Christian cries as she prays during a Mass outside St Sebastian's Church after it was partially opened for the first time since the Easter Sunday attacks in Negombo on May 9. ISHARA S. KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images

A Sri Lankan Christian cries as she prays during a Mass outside St. Sebastian’s Church after it was partially opened for the first time since the Easter Sunday attacks in Negombo on May 9.

ISHARA S. KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images
An Indonesian Muslim woman prays on a terrace of the Al-Azhar mosque during the holy month of Ramadan in Jakarta on May 6. ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images

An Indonesian Muslim woman prays on a terrace of the Al-Azhar Mosque during the holy month of Ramadan in Jakarta on May 6.

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A woman in traditional Sevillian dress stands in front of a stall during the "Feria de Abril" (April Fair) in Seville on May 6. The festival dates back to 1847 when it was organized as a livestock fair but has turned into a week of flamenco dancing, music, and bullfighting. CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP/Getty Images

A woman in traditional Sevillian dress stands in front of a stall during the Feria de Abril (April Fair) in Seville, Spain, on May 6. The festival dates back to 1847, when it was organized as a livestock fair, and has turned into a week of flamenco dancing, music, and bullfighting.

CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP/Getty Images
A dog locates bodies as emergency crews continue the slow process of picking through mud looking for bodies, 99 days after the collapse of the Corrego do Feijao dam of mining company Vale in Brumadinho, Minas Gerais State, Brazil, on May 3. DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP/Getty Images

A dog locates bodies as emergency crews continue the slow process of picking through mud, 99 days after the collapse of the Córrego do Feijão dam of mining company Vale in Brumadinho, Minas Gerais state, Brazil, on May 3.

DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP/Getty Images
Supporters of Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu react as they wait for him during a protest against the re-run of the city’s mayoral election in Istanbul on May 6. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images

Supporters of Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu react as they wait for him during a protest against the rerun of the city’s mayoral election in Istanbul on May 6.

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People listen while U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a Make America Great Again rally at Aaron Bessant Amphitheater in Panama City Beach, Florida, on May 8.

People listen while U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a Make America Great Again rally at Aaron Bessant Park Amphitheater in Panama City Beach, Florida, on May 8.

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images
An Ajax supporter is seen through flags from the stands during the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg soccer match between Ajax Amsterdam and Tottenham Hotspur in Amsterdam on May 8. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images

An Ajax supporter is seen through flags from the stands during the UEFA Champions League semifinal second-leg soccer match between Ajax Amsterdam and Tottenham Hotspur in Amsterdam on May 8.

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A man carries a Soviet flag during Victory Day celebrations in the town of Pinsk, southwest of Minsk, Belarus, on May 9. SERGEI GAPON/AFP/Getty Images

A man carries a Soviet flag during Victory Day celebrations in the town of Pinsk, southwest of Minsk, Belarus, on May 9.

SERGEI GAPON/AFP/Getty Images
A royal well-wisher walks outside Windsor Castle in Windsor, west of London, on May 7, the day after the announcement that Britain's Meghan, Duchess of Sussex had given birth to a son. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images

A royal well-wisher walks outside Windsor Castle in Windsor, west of London, on May 7, the day after the announcement that the duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, gave birth to a son.

ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
A woman talks on the phone as she walks in a courtyard of the Administrative Detention Centre in Le Mesnil-Amelot, north of Paris, on May 6. CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images

A woman talks on the phone as she walks in a courtyard of the administrative detention center in Le Mesnil-Amelot, north of Paris, on May 6.

CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images
A Yemeni man reads the Quran at the Great Mosque in the old city of the capital Sanaa during Ramadan on May 9. MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images

A Yemeni man reads the Quran at the Great Mosque in the old city of Sanaa during Ramadan on May 9.

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Displaced Syrian children play with a drone in a field near a camp for displaced people in the village of Atme in the jihadist-held northern Idlib province on May 8. AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images

Syrian children play with a drone in a field near a camp for displaced people in the village of Atme in the jihadi-held northern Idlib province on May 8.

AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images
Syrian fighters from the Turkish-backed Hamza faction fire a missile from Syria's rebel-held Aleppo province toward regime-held areas on May 9. NAZEER AL-KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images

Syrian fighters from the Turkish-backed Hamza faction fire a missile from Syria’s rebel-held Aleppo province toward regime-held areas on May 9.

NAZEER AL-KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images
Vianney Rusanganwa, 61, holds a portrait of his late wife Liberatha Mukangira who died at age 31 in 1994, during the mass funeral to bury 81 coffins containing newly discovered remains of victims of the Rwandan genocide at the Nyanza Genocide Memorial near Kigali on May 4. YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

Vianney Rusanganwa, 61, holds a portrait of his late wife, Liberatha Mukangira, who died at age 31 in 1994, during the mass funeral to bury 81 coffins containing newly discovered remains of victims of the Rwandan genocide at the Nyanza Genocide Memorial near Kigali on May 4.

YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images
Ahmad Sayed Rahman, a 5-year-old Afghan boy who lost his right leg when he was hit by a bullet in the crossfire of a battle, dances with his prosthetic leg at the International Committee of the Red Cross hospital for war victims and the disabled in Kabul on May 7. WAKIL KOHSAR/AFP/Getty Images

Ahmad Sayed Rahman, a 5-year-old Afghan boy who lost his right leg when he was hit by a bullet in the crossfire of a battle, dances with his prosthetic leg at the International Committee of the Red Cross hospital for war victims and the disabled in Kabul on May 7.

WAKIL KOHSAR/AFP/Getty Images
A Sudanese protester raises a sign of victory outside the army headquarters in Khartoum on May 9. MOHAMED EL-SHAHED/AFP/Getty Images

A Sudanese protester raises a sign of victory outside the army headquarters in Khartoum on May 9.

MOHAMED EL-SHAHED/AFP/Getty Images
A displaced Yemeni woman from Hodeida fills water containers at a makeshift camp in a village in the northern district of Abs in the country's Hajjah province on May 9. ESSA AHMED/AFP/Getty Images

A displaced Yemeni woman from Hodeida fills water containers at a makeshift camp in a village in the northern district of Abs in the country’s Hajjah province on May 9.

ESSA AHMED/AFP/Getty Images
An Indian woman sits with her child next to storm-damaged buildings in Puri in the eastern Indian state of Odisha on May 4 after Cyclone Fani swept through the area. DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images

An Indian woman sits with her child next to storm-damaged buildings in Puri in the eastern Indian state of Odisha on May 4 after Cyclone Fani swept through the area.

DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images
An Independent Electoral Officer opens a ballot box as counting begins at the Addington Primary School after voting in the sixth national general elections in Durban, South Africa, on May 8. RAJESH JANTILAL/AFP/Getty Images

An independent electoral officer opens a ballot box as counting begins at the Addington Primary School after voting in the sixth national general elections in Durban, South Africa, on May 8.

RAJESH JANTILAL/AFP/Getty Images
Twin sisters carry a portrait of Georgy Zhukov, marshal and commander of the Soviet Army, as they take part in Victory Day celebrations in Kiev, Ukraine, on May 9. SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images

Twin sisters carry a portrait of Georgy Zhukov, a marshal and commander of the Soviet army, as they take part in Victory Day celebrations in Kiev, Ukraine, on May 9.

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Well-wishers hold pictures of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn during a procession near the Grand Palace to pay respects to the King in Bangkok on May 7. JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images

Well-wishers hold pictures of Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn during a procession near the Grand Palace to pay respects to the king in Bangkok on May 7.

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Bharatiya Janata Party supporters attend a rally as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers a speech ahead of Phase VI of India's general election in Allahabad on May 9. SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP/Getty Images

Bharatiya Janata Party supporters attend a rally as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers a speech ahead of phase four of India’s general election in Allahabad on May 9.

SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP/Getty Images
Russian female police cadets get ready for the Victory Day military parade in Dvortsovaya Square in downtown Saint Petersburg on May 9. OLGA MALTSEVA/AFP/Getty Images

Russian female police cadets get ready for the Victory Day military parade in Palace Square in downtown St. Petersburg on May 9.

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A goose walks on the road as Belarusian villagers take part in the Yurya religious rite to bring a good harvest in the village of Lutki, south of Minsk, on May 6. SERGEI GAPON/AFP/Getty Images

A goose walks on the road as Belarusian villagers take part in the Yurya religious rite to bring a good harvest in the village of Lutki, south of Minsk, on May 6.

SERGEI GAPON/AFP/Getty Images
Ten-year-old lion Boby roars in a cage at Tirana's zoo on May 7 before his transfer along with two other lions to the Felida Big Cat Center in Netherlands by animal welfare association Four Paws. GENT SHKULLAKU/AFP/Getty Images

Ten-year-old lion Boby roars in a cage at Tirana Zoo in Albania on May 7 before his transfer along with two other lions to the Felida Big Cat Centre in the Netherlands by the animal welfare association Four Paws.

GENT SHKULLAKU/AFP/Getty Images
The night sky above the Shwe Settaw Sanctuary in the Magway Region of Myanmar May 5. YE AUNG THU/AFP/Getty Images

The night sky above the Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary in the Magway region of Myanmar on May 5.

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