A man feeds sea gulls at Arail Ghat in Allahabad, India, on April 7. SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP via Getty Images

The Week in World Photos

Vigils and aid for a world in need, voting amid coronavirus fears, and a few moments of levity.

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A man feeds sea gulls at Arail Ghat in Allahabad, India, on April 7. SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP via Getty Images

A man feeds sea gulls at Arail Ghat in Allahabad, India, on April 7.

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U.S. President Donald Trump gestures over the lectern as he speaks at a White House daily briefing April 3. He is flanked by Vice President Mike Pence and Deborah Birx, coordinator for the White House Coronavirus Task Force. JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images

U.S. President Donald Trump gestures over the lectern as he speaks at a White House daily briefing April 3. He is flanked by Vice President Mike Pence and Deborah Birx, coordinator for the White House Coronavirus Task Force.

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Lab workers bag a sample at a drive-through COVID-19 testing center in the Al Khawaneej district of Dubai on April 9. KARIM SAHIB/AFP via Getty Images

Lab workers bag a sample at a drive-through COVID-19 testing center in the Al Khawaneej district of Dubai on April 9.

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Authorities in Pakistan’s southwestern city of Quetta arrest dozens of doctors and paramedics who were protesting against the lack of safety equipment April 6. BANARAS KHAN/AFP via Getty Images

Authorities in Pakistan’s southwestern city of Quetta arrest dozens of doctors and paramedics who were protesting against the lack of safety equipment April 6.

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A batch of 8 million protective masks arrives from Shanghai and is unloaded from a Lufthansa plane at the airport in Munich on April 7. CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP via Getty Images

A batch of 8 million protective masks arrives from Shanghai and is unloaded from a Lufthansa plane at the airport in Munich on April 7.

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A woman and her daughter visit the grave of a relative in Ariha, Syria, on April 5. AAREF WATAD/AFP via Getty Images

A woman and her daughter visit the grave of a relative in Ariha, Syria, on April 5.

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Elderly women try to keep up social distancing as they wait to enroll in government social-aid programs in Ozumba, Mexico, on April 3. PEDRO PARDO/AFP via Getty Images

Women try to keep up social distancing as they wait to enroll in government social-aid programs in Ozumba, Mexico, on April 3.

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In an effort to cheer residents up during a government lockdown, police officers in Bogota, Colombia, encourage people to dance with them from their balconies and windows April 8. RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP via Getty Images

In an effort to cheer residents up during a government lockdown, police officers in Bogota, Colombia, encourage people to dance with them from their balconies and windows April 8.

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A man gets disinfected prior to going to a market in Tirana, Albania, on April 6. GENT SHKULLAKU/AFP via Getty Images

A man gets disinfected prior to going to a market in Tirana, Albania, on April 6.

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A veterinarian from the Mulhouse Zoo in eastern France examines the paws of a young sedated polar bear named Nanuq before transferring him to the Cerza Zoo in Normandy on April 9. SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP via Getty Images

A veterinarian from the Mulhouse Zoo in eastern France examines the paws of a young sedated polar bear named Nanuq before transferring him to the Cerza Zoo in Normandy on April 9.

SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP via Getty Images
A man and woman chat amid tulips in Yamashita Park in Yokohama, Japan, on April 4. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images

A man and woman chat amid tulips in Yamashita Park in Yokohama, Japan, on April 4.

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Volunteers perform a puppet show for children in a camp for displaced Syrians in the village of Kafr Yahmul, Syria, on April 7. The purpose of the show was to teach children about the coronavirus and the methods used to limit its spread. OMAR HAJ KADOUR/AFP via Getty Images

Volunteers perform a puppet show for children in a camp for displaced Syrians in the village of Kafr Yahmul, Syria, on April 7. The purpose of the show was to teach children about the coronavirus and the methods used to limit its spread.

OMAR HAJ KADOUR/AFP via Getty Images
Lightning flashes in the sky over the district of Rumaithiya in Kuwait City during a storm April 7. YASSER AL-ZAYYAT/AFP via Getty Images

Lightning flashes in the sky over the district of Rumaithiya in Kuwait City during a storm April 7.

YASSER AL-ZAYYAT/AFP via Getty Images
From their balconies, residents in Mumbai light candles and turn on their cellphone lights during a nine-minute vigil called by India’s prime minister April 5 to show unity and solidarity in the fight against the coronavirus. PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP via Getty Images

From their balconies, residents in Mumbai light candles and turn on their cellphone lights during a nine-minute vigil called by India’s prime minister April 5 to show unity and solidarity in the fight against the coronavirus.

PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP via Getty Images
The supermoon shines from behind a church cross in downtown Moscow on April 8. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images

The supermoon shines from behind a church cross in downtown Moscow on April 8.

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images
A street artist soars through the air after jumping off a trampoline in Prague on April 9. MICHAL CIZEK/AFP via Getty Images

A street artist soars through the air after jumping off a trampoline in Prague on April 9.

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A worker sprays disinfectant near the tiger cages at Alipore Zoological Garden in Kolkata, India, on April 8. A tiger in New York City tested positive for the coronavirus earlier in the week. DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP via Getty Images

A worker sprays disinfectant near the tiger cages at Alipore Zoological Garden in Kolkata, India, on April 8. A tiger in New York City tested positive for the coronavirus earlier in the week.

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Migrants hurry to renew Russian work and residence permits at a migration center in St. Petersburg on April 3. OLGA MALTSEVA/AFP via Getty Images

Migrants hurry to renew Russian work and residence permits at a migration center in St. Petersburg on April 3.

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Members of the Local Defense Unit paramilitary force in Kampala, Uganda, deliver flour and beans April 4, the first day of food distribution for people who have been affected by the coronavirus lockdown. SUMY SADURNI/AFP via Getty Images

Members of the Local Defense Unit paramilitary force in Kampala, Uganda, deliver flour and beans April 4, the first day of food distribution for people who have been affected by the coronavirus lockdown.

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A woman cries after learning about the death of a relative at Los Ceibos Hospital in Guayaquil, Ecuador, on April 4. ENRIQUE ORTIZ/AFP via Getty Images

A woman cries after learning about the death of a relative at Los Ceibos Hospital in Guayaquil, Ecuador, on April 4.

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Marco Antonio Galeana, a parish priest, hears confession outside his church in Acapulco, Mexico, on April 9. FRANCISCO ROBLES/AFP via Getty Images

Marco Antonio Galeana, a parish priest, hears confession outside his church in Acapulco, Mexico, on April 9.

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An official instructs voters waiting outside a polling place at Riverside University High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on April 7. The U.S. presidential primary election was held by ruling of the Supreme Court despite a statewide stay-at-home order and concern that the election could expose thousands of voters and poll workers to the coronavirus. Scott Olson/Getty Images

An official instructs voters waiting outside a polling place at Riverside University High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on April 7. The U.S. presidential primary election was held by ruling of the Supreme Court despite a statewide stay-at-home order and concern that the election could expose thousands of voters and poll workers to the coronavirus.

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Maternity ward nurses put a face shield on a newborn baby at Praram 9 Hospital in Bangkok on April 9. LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP via Getty Images

Maternity ward nurses put a face shield on a newborn baby at Praram 9 Hospital in Bangkok on April 9.

LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP via Getty Images
Two girls eat ice cream under the blooming cherry trees in Bonn, western Germany, on April 5. INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images

Two girls eat ice cream under the blooming cherry trees in Bonn, western Germany, on April 5.

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