Photos of the Week (04/18/21)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Pieces of Unused Border Wall Are Rotting in a Lot in Coolidge, Arizona. Photo: Katie Pavlich, Townhall.com

2) A father grips his children on the banks of the Rio Grande in Roma, Texas, on April 14, after a smuggler rafted them over from Mexico. Photo: John Moore / Getty Images

3) Children of the late U.S. Capitol Police officer William “Billy” Evans, Logan and Abigail, are comforted by their mother Shannon Terranova during a memorial service as Evans lies in honor in the Rotunda at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Photo: Drew Angerer/Pool

4) Logan Evans, son of slain U.S. Capitol Police officer William “Billy” Evans, walks past his father’s casket during a ceremony at the Capitol in Washington, April 13, 2021. Lawmakers paid tribute at a ceremony in the Capitol rotunda to Evans, an 18-year veteran of the force and father of two young children, who was killed when a motorist rammed a car into two police officers and brandished a knife earlier this month. Photo: J. Scott Applewhite/Pool via REUTERS

5) The family of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans watch as his casket is carried by a joint service honor guard down the East Front steps of the Capitol after lying in honor in the Rotunda on April 13. Evans was killed and another wounded after a man rammed through security and crashed into a barrier at the complex, forcing it into lockdown less than three months after the mob insurrection at Congress. Photo: Jabin Botsford / Pool via Getty Images

6) Valerie Chicola, a staffer on Capitol Hill pets Officer Clarence, a Saint Bernard from the Greenfield, Massachusetts police department. Officer Clarence is the first official police comfort dog and he specializes in helping first responders in the aftermath of critical incidents. He came to Washington to support police officers and others during the tribute to slain Capitol Police officer William Evans. Photo: REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein

7) Protesters hold up a pig’s head wearing a police cap on a stick outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department, as protests continue days after former police officer Kim Potter fatally shot Daunte Wright, in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, April 14, 2021. REUTERS/Nick Pfosi

8) Protesters in Washington, D.C., jump over the turnstiles at the Gallery Place metro station during a protest following the fatal police shooting last Sunday of 20-year-old Black man Daunte Wright in Minnesota. Photo: Reuters

9) Steve Robbins leads his sled dog team across a frozen lake after helping at a vaccination site in Eagle, Alaska. Despite its sprawling geography and often-inhospitable climate, Alaska ranks among the top U.S. states for getting COVID-19 vaccine into the arms of its residents, and its indigenous population has played a major role in that achievement. Through their federally recognized sovereign powers, Alaska Native tribes has secured vaccine stocks from the U.S. Indian Health Service (IHS) that significantly add to supplies the state government has obtained for itself. Picture taken March 31, 2021. REUTERS/Nathan Howard

10) Volodymyr, a service member of the Ukrainian armed forces, plays with puppies at fighting positions on the line of separation from pro-Russian rebels in Donetsk region, Ukraine April 10, 2021. The two unnamed puppies living on frontline positions will be taken home and named by soldiers departing on troops rotation. Photo: REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

11) Sailors from Portsmouth Naval Base fire a 41-gun salute on April 10, 2021, in Portsmouth, England. The Death Gun Salute was fired at 12:00 marking the death of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.  Photo: Chris Eades / Getty

12) Prince Philip’s Royal Order of the Seraphim shield is placed in the Riddarholmen Church during a ceremony to honor the late Duke of Edinburgh in Stockholm, Sweden. Photograph: Tt News Agency/Reuters

13) Princess Anne, Prince Charles, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward, Prince William, Peter Phillips, Prince Harry, David Armstrong-Jones and Vice-Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence follow the coffin during the procession. Photograph: WPA/Getty Images

14) Images celebrating the life of Prince Philip are displayed on a large screen at Piccadilly Circus in London. Photograph: Jeff Spicer/Getty Images

15) A Buddhist temple on the outskirts of Bangkok holds daily ‘live funerals’ where Thai devotees lie inside coffins hoping to rid themselves of bad luck and attract good fortune. People choose to take part in the ritual following the recommendation of a fortune teller. Photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

16) A volunteer dressed as the Star Wars character Darth Vader picks up trash during a street cleaning event marking the 60th anniversary of the first manned space flight in Irkutsk, Russia April 12, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Yuri Novikov

17) A group of people dance as they party on a street in Soho, as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions ease in London, April 12, 2021. Photo: Reuters

18) A view of a statue of Christ being built in Encantado, Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil, on April 9, 2021. The Christ the Protector statue under construction in Encantado will be larger than Rio de Janeiro’s Christ the Redeemer, and the third-largest in the world. Photo: Silvio Avila / AFP / Getty

19) In Florence, Italy, a 3D-printed copy of Michelangelo’s David is prepared for transport to Dubai Expo 2021. Photograph: Carlo Bressan/AFP/Getty Images

20) Drones forming a figure of the first artificial Earth satellite “Sputnik 1” light up the evening sky on the eve of Cosmonautics Day in Veliky Novgorod, Russia, April 11, 2021. (Press service of the Government of the Novgorod region/Handout)

21) A picture taken in Saignelegier, Switzerland, shows a horse being airlifted by a helicopter during a test by Swiss army forces on April 9, 2021. The exercise was part of a project carried out by the Vetsuisse faculty of veterinary medicine and the Swiss army veterinary service, examining the rapid evacuation and transport of injured horses to a medical veterinary facility.  Photo: Fabrice Coffrini / AFP / Getty

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