A group of migrants warm up with Red Cross blankets onboard a Spanish coast guard vessel as they arrive at Malaga's harbour on April 26. Five people died in the attempted crossing to Europe before an inflatable boat carrying 80 men, six women and four children was rescued off the coast. JORGE GUERRERO/AFP/Getty Images

The World in Photos This Week

Rescued migrants in Spain, indigenous rights in Brazil, and a robot funeral in Japan.

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A group of migrants warm up with Red Cross blankets onboard a Spanish coast guard vessel as they arrive at Malaga's harbour on April 26. Five people died in the attempted crossing to Europe before an inflatable boat carrying 80 men, six women and four children was rescued off the coast. JORGE GUERRERO/AFP/Getty Images

A group of migrants warm up with Red Cross blankets on board a Spanish coast guard vessel as they arrive at Málaga's harbor on April 26. Five people died in the attempted crossing to Europe before an inflatable boat carrying 80 men, six women, and four children was rescued off the coast.

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A tourist takes a photo in an abandoned kindergarten in the ghost village of Kopachi near the Chernobyl nuclear plant during their tour to the exclusion zone on April 23. Ukraine is marking the 32nd anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, the world's worst nuclear accident. SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images

A tourist takes a photo in an abandoned kindergarten in the ghost village of Kopachi near the Chernobyl nuclear plant during a tour of the exclusion zone on April 23. Ukraine is marking the 32nd anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, the world's worst nuclear accident.

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A fireman battles a fire at a massive garbage dump in Yangon, Myanmar, on April 23. The fire raged for hours, blanketing a large part of the city with foul-smelling smoke. SAI AUNG MAIN/AFP/Getty Images

A fireman battles a fire at a massive garbage dump in Yangon, Myanmar, on April 23. The fire raged for hours, blanketing a large part of the city with foul-smelling smoke.

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Newly ordained priests lie on the floor as Pope Francis leads a Mass in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on April 22. TONY GENTILE/AFP/Getty Images

Newly ordained priests lie on the floor as Pope Francis leads a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on April 22.

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A competitor takes part in the annual Mud Madness event at Foymore Lodge on April 22 in Portadown, Northern Ireland. The adult version of the event includes two laps of an 8 kilometer course through 25 obstacles while the kids event is run over 2 kilometers. Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

A competitor takes part in the annual Mud Madness event at Foymore Lodge in Portadown, Northern Ireland, on April 22. The adult version of the event includes two laps of an 8-kilometer course through 25 obstacles.

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Seven-year-old George Sharp takes part in Anzac Day commemorations at the Auckland War Memorial Museum on April 25 in New Zealand. The event marks 102 years since the Australian and New Zealand Army Corp (ANZAC) landed on the shores of Gallipoli during World War I, a national holiday in New Zealand featuring a dawn service timed to the original landing. Fiona Goodall/Getty Images

Seven-year-old George Sharp takes part in Anzac Day commemorations at the Auckland War Memorial Museum in New Zealand on April 25. The event marks 102 years since the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) landed on the shores of Gallipoli during World War I, a national holiday in New Zealand featuring a dawn service timed to the original landing.

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Protesters raise their hands as they demonstrate against the verdict in the La Manada (Wolf Pack) gang case in Madrid on April 26. The High Court of Navarra sentenced five men to nine years in prison for “continued sexual abuse” instead of rape, for which they would have received about 22 years in prison. The gang assaulted an 18-year-old woman in Pamplona during the San Fermin Festival in 2016. Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

Protesters raise their hands as they demonstrate against the verdict in the La Manada (Wolf Pack) gang case in Madrid on April 26. The High Court of Navarra sentenced five men to nine years in prison for “continued sexual abuse” instead of rape, for which they would have received about 22 years in prison. The gang assaulted an 18-year-old woman in Pamplona during the San Fermín festival in 2016.

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Vendors sell snacks and water to rock climbers at Shiniu village in China’s Hunan Province on April 25. The shop, about 328 feet above the ground, provides climbers the opportunity to buy snacks and drinking water during rock-climbing sessions. VCG via Getty Images

Vendors sell snacks and water to rock climbers at Shiniu, a village in China’s Hunan province, on April 25. The shop, about 328 feet above the ground, provides climbers the opportunity to buy snacks and drinking water during rock climbing sessions.

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An employee organizes fire extinguishers at a factory in Hangzhou in China's eastern Zhejiang province on April 24. AFP/Getty Images

An employee organizes fire extinguishers at a factory in Hangzhou in China's eastern Zhejiang province on April 24.

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Laborers push heaps of bamboo along the Howrah River to be used in the construction industry and sold at a floating market in Chakmaghat, India, a village north of the capital of the northeastern state of Tripura on April 23. BIJU BORO/AFP/Getty Images

Laborers push heaps of bamboo along the Hooghly River to be used in the construction industry and sold at a floating market in Chakmaghat, India, a village north of the capital of the northeastern state of Tripura, on April 23.

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Dancers pose in a floral display during a photo call on the eve of the Harrogate Spring Flower Show at the Great Yorkshire Showground in northern England on April 25. The show, which features over 500 exhibitors, runs until April 29. OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images

Dancers pose in a floral display during a photo call on the eve of the Harrogate Spring Flower Show at the Great Yorkshire Showground in northern England on April 25. The show, which features more than 500 exhibitors, runs until April 29.

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A Wasaline ferry navigates the frozen sea around the islands of the Kvarken Archipelago in the Gulf of Bothnia between Finland and Sweden at the beginning of the spring thaw on April 27. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images

A Wasaline ferry navigates the frozen sea around the islands of the Kvarken Archipelago in the Gulf of Bothnia between Finland and Sweden at the beginning of the spring thaw on April 27.

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A man organizes pet robot aibos on an altar prior to holding the robots' funeral at the Kofukuji temple in Isumi, Japan, on April 26. Tags on the more than 100 robot dogs show who owned them and where they came from. NICOLAS DATICHE/AFP/Getty Images

A man organizes pet robot Aibos on an altar prior to holding the robots' funeral at the Kofukuji temple in Isumi, Japan, on April 26. Tags on the more than 100 robot dogs show who owned them and where they came from.

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People wave during the unveiling of the largest blanket portrait of Nelson Mandela at the Zonderwater Maximum security Correctional Centre in Cullinan, South Africa, to celebrate Nelson Mandela Day on April 24. The South Africa Department of Correctional Services used 67 blankets to create a large portrait of Mandela for the event. MUJAHID SAFODIEN/AFP/Getty Images

People wave during the unveiling of the largest blanket portrait of Nelson Mandela at the Zonderwater prison in Cullinan, South Africa, on April 24. The Department of Correctional Services used 67 blankets to create the portrait in preparation for Nelson Mandela Day celebrations.

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A woman poses in front of a military fence covered with ribbons calling for peace and reunification at Imjingak peace park in Paju, South Korea, near the demilitarized zone dividing the two Koreas on April 26. North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and the South's president Moon Jae-in met at the Military Demarcation Line that divides the peninsula ahead of the inter-Korea summit in an occasion laden with symbolism. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images

A woman poses in front of a military fence covered with ribbons calling for peace and reunification at Imjingak peace park in Paju, South Korea, near the demilitarized zone dividing the two Koreas on April 26. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met at the military demarcation line that divides the peninsula ahead of the inter-Korea summit in an occasion laden with symbolism.

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Smoke rises from buildings in Yarmuk, a Palestinian refugee camp on the edge of the Syrian capital of Damascus, during regime shelling targeting Islamic State group positions on April 24.  MAHER AL MOUNES/AFP/Getty Images

Smoke rises from buildings in Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp on the edge of the Syrian capital of Damascus, during regime shelling targeting Islamic State group positions on April 24.

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Construction workers are seen from above as they work on Mexico City's new airport in Texcoco on April 26. PEDRO PARDO/AFP/Getty Images

Construction workers are seen from above as they work on Mexico City's new airport in Texcoco on April 26.

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Pakistani farmers use a threshing machine to refine wheat during harvesting on the outskirts of Lahore on April 25. ARIF ALI/AFP/Getty Images

Pakistani farmers use a threshing machine to refine wheat during harvesting on the outskirts of Lahore on April 25.

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A child listens to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speak to journalists’ children during her weekly press conference on Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the Capitol on April 26. Pelosi answered questions about how she started in politics and what she plans to do about the budget deficit. Alex Edelman/Getty Images

A child listens to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speak to journalists’ children during her weekly press conference on Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the U.S. Capitol on April 26. Pelosi answered questions about how she started in politics and what she plans to do about the budget deficit.

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An Israeli soldier holds a kite flown over the border from Gaza in a tactic used by Palestinian protesters to start small fires in Israeli territories on the Israel-Gaza border near Kfar Aza on April 24. Tens of thousands of Palestinians have gathered at the border on consecutive Fridays to call for refugees to be allowed to return to their former homes now inside Israel. MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images

An Israeli soldier holds a kite flown over the border from Gaza in a tactic used by Palestinian protesters to start small fires in Israeli territories on the Israel-Gaza border near Kfar Aza on April 24. Tens of thousands of Palestinians have gathered at the border on consecutive Fridays to call for refugees to be allowed to return to their former homes now inside Israel.

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A boy from the Munduruku tribe in Brazil attends a meeting at the Acampamento Terra Livre (Free Land Camp) on April 24. Approximately 2,500 indigenous people from different tribes are taking part in Indigenous National Mobilization week, which seeks to tackle territorial rights' negotiations with the government. CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images

A boy from the Munduruku tribe in Brazil attends a meeting at the Acampamento Terra Livre (Free Land Camp) on April 24. Approximately 2,500 indigenous people from different tribes are taking part in Indigenous National Mobilization week, which seeks to tackle territorial rights' negotiations with the government.

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