Photos of the Week (04/01/18)

1) Students march the last leg of a 50-mile journey on March 28 into the hometown of House Speaker Paul Ryan to call attention to gun violence. About 50 Wisconsin students set out last Sunday from Madison on their “50 Miles More” march. Photo: Scott Olson / Getty Images

2) A border patrol agent apprehends an illegal immigrant near the U.S. border with Mexico in the Rio Grande Valley Sector, near McAllen, Texas, on March 27. Photo: Loren Elliott / AFP – Getty Images

3) An art installation called Project 84, which aims to raise awareness that 84 men take their own lives every week in the UK, was unveiled in London.  Twelve of the sculptures are positioned on the roof of ITV’s This Morning studio in Waterloo; the remaining 72 are on the roof of the ITV studios tower. Photograph: S Meddle/ITV/Rex/Shutterstock

4) In Sichuan province, China, a former resident of Qiang mountain village returns to his home 10 years after an earthquake devastated the region. Photograph: Wang He/Getty Images

5) Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel cars sit in a desert graveyard near Victorville, California, on March 28, 2018. Volkswagen AG has paid more than $7.4 billion to buy back about 350,000 vehicles, the automaker said in a recent court filing, and is now storing thousands of vehicles around the United States.  Photo: Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

6) A woman contemplates the “ComingWorldRememberMe” art installation to commemorate World War I on March 29, 2018, in Ypres, Belgium. The central part of the sculpture is a large bronze egg with a glass crack, surrounded by 600,000 clay sculptures, each with a unique dog tag, representing the 600,000 lives lost in Belgium in World War I.  Photo: Sylvain Lefevre / Getty

7) Pope Francis leads the Chrism Mass on Holy Thursday during which sacred oils are blessed at Saint Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City. Photograph: Stefano Rellandini/Reuters

8) Nuns pray at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre during a Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem’s Old City on March 30, 2018. Photo: Corinna Kern / Reuters

9) In Granada, Nicaragua, Catholics carry the image of the Jesus of the Great Power during a procession on Holy Week, at La Merced church in Granada. Photograph: Inti Ocon/AFP/Getty Images

10) In Chengdu, China,  visitors take in the scenery at a garden in the capital of Sichuan province, in the south-west of the country. Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Images

11) Visitors ride a boat in the Chidorigafuchi moat, as they enjoy fully bloomed cherry blossoms, during a spring day in Tokyo, Japan, on March 26, 2018. Photo: Issei Kato / Reuters

12) KV Svalbard’s crew, formed by Norwegian navy privates and scientists from Norwegian Institute of Marine Research, play soccer as they are protected from polar bears by armed guards in the arctic environment in the sea around Greenland, on March 22, 2018. Picture taken March 22, 2018. Photo: Marius Vagenes Villanger / Kystvakten / Sjoforsvaret / NTB Scanpix / Norsk Telegrambyra AS / Reuters

13) Dancers wait backstage at the World Irish Dancing Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, on March 25. More than 14,500 dancers and supporters were expected this week at the championships which have run for more than forty years. Photos: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images.

14) A visitor boxes with a painted image of President Donald Trump on display at the Museum of Illusions in Hollywood, California, on March 27, 2018. The pop-up museum contains a series of optical illusions, giving the visitor the chance to produce unusual 3-D photos of themselves. Photo: Mark Ralston / AFP / Getty

15) A gigantic sculpture representing a” like” button, a typical feature of social-networking services, stands in front of Porta Garibaldi in Milan, Italy, on March 25, 2018. Written on the side of the sculpture: “L’importante nella vita è avere like,” or “The important thing in life is to have likes.” The authorship of the installation is still unknown. Photo: Emanuele Cremaschi / Getty

16) A chocolate sculpture of a gorilla, photographed during the chocolate sculpture festival in Durbuy, Belgium, on March 29, 2018. Photo: Francois Lenoir / Reuters

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