The World in Photos This Week

Anti-corruption protesters are detained in Russia; Britain formalizes its intention to leave the EU; and Nigerian migrants are repatriated from Libya.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin visits an ice cavern on Alexandra Land Island in the remote Arctic islands of Franz Josef Land on March 29.

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Britain's ambassador to the EU Tim Barrow delivers a formal notice of the UK's intention to leave the EU bloc to European Council President Donald Tusk in Brussels on March 29.

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Police officers detain a man during an unauthorized anti-corruption rally in central Moscow, Russia, on March 26.

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Candles flicker in Colombo, Sri Lanka, during Earth Hour on March 25, when millions of people were expected to switch of their lights in global effort to raise climate change awareness.

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Migrants who were stranded in Libya for months trying to reach Europe sing their national anthem in a bus upon arrival through a voluntary repatriation program to Lagos, Nigeria, on March 23.

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A caravan of camels walks in the desert during the annual King Abdulazziz Camel Festival in Rumah, Saudi Arabia, on March 29.

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Employees at a factory that produces cigarettes work in Malang, East Java, on March 30.

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People walk in a flooded street in Luanda, Angola, on March 23. Recent floods have killed at least eleven people and left thousands homeless after the country was hit by torrential rain, rescuers said.

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A Pakistani Muslim devotee blows a horn at the shrine of a Muslim Sufi saint during the three days festival of lights in Lahore on March 25.

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China's Premier Li Keqiang is welcomed to New Zealand by a Maori elder during a welcome ceremony in Wellington on March 27.

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Demonstrators march in a nationwide protest against political corruption in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on March 26.

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Students from Evora University perform after Chilean President Michelle Bachelet received an Honoris Causa degree in Evora on March 30.

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Environmentalists in Medellin, Colombia, protest high pollution levels on March 29 after the city declared an environmental emergency.

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A man balances on a rope during a slackfline festival on March 25 in a quarry near Beroun, Czech Republic.

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Displaced Iraqis, who fled their homes due to the ongoing fighting between government forces and Islamic State fighters, are checked on March 25, as they are taken to internal refugee camps.

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A cut out poster depicting South African president Jacob Zuma, with the word, "Tsotsi", referring to a township slang term for "gangster," is held by a demonstrator on March 31 as hundreds of people protest in Cape Town outside the South African Parliament against the president's dismissal of South African finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

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Jean-Lic Melenchon, French far-left presidential candidate, gestures as he delivers a speech during a campaign rally on March 29 in Le Havre.

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People pose for a picture with police officers outside the Houses of Parliament in central London on March 26, days after an Islamist-inspired assailant drove a vehicle into a crowd injuring forty people and killing five.

 

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In Sanaa, Yemen, supporters of the Houthi movement and former president Ali Abdullah Saleh chant slogans during a rally to mark two years of military intervention by the Saudi-led coalition on March 26.

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Paramilitary guards in Bejing, China prepare for Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic's state visit with Chinese President Xi Jinping on March 30.

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Yahya Sinwar, the new leader of the Hamas Islamist movement in the Gaza Strip sits next to the son of Mazen Faqha, a Hamas leader who was shot dead by unknown gunmen in the Gaza Strip, during a memorial on March 27 in Gaza City.

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A Syrian man, seen reflected in a mirror, gathers belongings from his damaged home following a reported air-strike on March 29, in Ghouta, a rebel stronghold east of the capital Damascus.

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Demonstrators in Asuncion, Paraguay, protest on March 30 against the ruling party's move to pave the way for a constitutional amendment that would allow the current president to run for reelection in 2018.

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This picture, taken on March 28, shows an alleged drug dealer killed by an unidentified assailant in Manila, Philippines.

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A Venezuelan opposition politician scuffles with National Guard forces in riot gear during a protest in front of the Supreme Court in Caracas on March 30.

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