Photos of the Week (05/23/21)

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A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Fire and smoke rise above buildings in Gaza City as Israeli warplanes target a government building, early on May 18, 2021, in Gaza City. At least 230 people in Gaza and 12 people in Israel have been killed in cross-border rocket exchanges over the past 11 days. Israel and Hamas announced they had agreed to a cease-fire. Photo: Fatima Shbair / Getty

2) A woman protects her children as sirens sound following rocket launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel near Sderot, Israel. Photo: REUTERS/Ammar Awad

3) A Palestinian woman who has returned to her neighborhood cooks a meal in what remains of her home, hit by Israeli bombardment in Gaza City, after a cease-fire brokered by Egypt between Israel and Hamas. Photo: AFP

4) A Palestinian man drives his car, which was damaged in an Israeli airstrike, as he heads to a garage, in Gaza City. Photo: Reuters

5) People gesture near the rubble of a damaged building as Palestinians celebrate in the streets following a ceasefire, in Gaza City. Photo: REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

6) An anti-Olympics group member raises a banner as a rainbow is seen in the sky during a protest rally, amid the coronavirus outbreak, in Tokyo, Japan. Photo: REUTERS/Naoki Ogura

7) Isao Kawada, 77, a retiree, poses for a portrait as he visits a public bathhouse Daikoku-yu, in Tokyo, Japan. Kawada, who will only receive his first vaccine on July 2, said he still wanted the Games to go ahead. “We should have them. After all, everybody looked forward to them,” he said. “There’s just no excitement. The mood now is almost like a wake.” Photo: REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

8) A passerby admires a mural in London by the artist Dreph, commissioned by Universal Music Group, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Marvin Gaye’s Motown/Island album, What’s Going On. Photograph: Matt Crossick/PA

9) Visitors gather in front of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa at the Louvre as France eases its nationwide lockdown measures. Photograph: Alain Jocard/AFP/Getty Images

10) A man jumps on the Trocadero square in front of the Eiffel Tower, where the French artist and photographer known as JR set his artwork, in Paris. Photo: AP

11) An adult cicada emerges out of its shell, as Brood X or Brood 10 cicadas have begun emerging from the earth after 17 years, in Louisville, Kentucky. Photo: REUTERS/Amira Karaoud

12) A dog that has been trained to sniff out the coronavirus disease screens a sweat sample at Chulalongkorn University, in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Reuters

13) A brown bear climbs up a tree in the Sarıkamış district of Kars, Turkey, on May 16, 2021. Photo: Huseyin Demirci / Anadolu Agency / Getty

14) Xiao Qi Ji, a 9-month-old male giant-panda cub, climbs in a tree at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., on May 20, 2021.  Photo: Drew Angerer / Getty

15) Ai-Da, the world’s first robot artist, poses next to her work at The Design Museum in London. The robot uses AI algorithms to produce self-portraits. She was commissioned in 2019 and created by engineers and designers from around the UK. Photo: PA Media

16) A visitor views a work by the Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama at her exhibition A Retrospective at the Gropius Bau museum in Berlin. Kusama, 92, is the biggest-selling female artist in the world, and is known for her striking polka-dot pieces. Photo: Reuters

17) Aquarist Jeremy Simmons is watched by a young spectator as he plants corals in a reef tank at ZSL London Zoo, amid preparations for the reopening of indoor exhibits. The corals were rescued from illegal trading. Photo: Reuters

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