Riot police use batons on a rioting University of Nairobi student in Kenya's capital Nairobi
May 20, 2014. Riot police use batons on a rioting University of Nairobi student in Kenya's capital Nairobi.Noor Khamis—Reuters
Riot police use batons on a rioting University of Nairobi student in Kenya's capital Nairobi
A girl designated to assist with transferring the National 9/11 Flag holds it aloft on the grounds of the 9/11 Memorial Plaza before donating it to the National September 11 Memorial Museum in New York
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A cross is seen in floodwaters at a cemetery during heavy floods in the village of Vojskova
BESTPIX Crisis Continues In Eastern Ukraine
APTOPIX Preakness Horse Racing
Egypt Islamic supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi
Ukraine Crippled Navy
Crisis Continues In Eastern Ukraine
BJP leader Narendra Modi Prays At The Famous Dashaswamadeh Ghat On The Ganges River
Rescue workers search an air force plane crash site near Nadee village, in Xiang Khouang province
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BESTPIX 2014 Giro d'Italia - Stage Eight
APTOPIX Ukraine
Crisis Continues In Eastern Ukraine
Crisis Continues In Eastern Ukraine
Ukrainian soccer fans light flares on a bridge across the Dnieper River in Kiev
Bonfires in Mea Shearim on Lag Ba'Omer
Residents try to pull a man out from under rubble at a site hit by what activists said was a Scud missile from forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Mareh, north of Aleppo
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A man is reflected in a bus windscreen as he walks past the columns of the Bank of England on a sunny morning in the City of London
BESTPIX 500lb British WWII Bomb Detonated On Dutch Beach
BESTPIX 70th Anniversary Of Cassino Commemoration
BESTPIX Crisis Continues In Eastern Ukraine
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A man walks through a field of maize, planted under a film of biodegradable plastic which raises the soil temperature at the start of the season, near the city of Londonderry
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Toy is pictured in the flooded town of Obrenovac
A man waits to be rescued from his house during heavy floods in Vojskova
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Hindu nationalist Modi the prime ministerial candidate for India's BJP bows down in respect at the steps of the parliament house upon his arrival to attend the BJP parliamentary party meeting in New Delhi
Funeral of an Indian Army soldier in Qazipora
Ukraine
A riot policeman uses a baton to hit a rioting University of Nairobi student in Kenya's capital Nairobi
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Jimenez Fortes
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un accompanied by wife Ri Sol Ju applaud as they enjoy art performance by Moranbong Band at April 25 House of Culture in Pyongyang
Chelsea Flower Show 2014 - Press Day
Frank Campanaro votes at the Greek Orthodox Church voting center on primary election day in Philadelphia
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A woman wades into the sea at Ghajn Tuffieha (Apple's Eye) Bay on the northwest coast of Malta
September 11th Memorial Museum Opens To Public This Week
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APTOPIX Law Enforcement Memorial
Students of the Krasnoyarsk choreographic college prepare backstage before a dress rehearsal of a performance by graduates of the college at the State Theatre of Opera and Ballet in Krasnoyarsk
APTOPIX China World Challenge Athletics
APTOPIX China World Challenge Athletics
China's panda arrives in Malaysia
A man walks past a house tilted by floods in the town of Valjevo, southwest from Belgrade
BESTPIX Crisis Continues In Eastern Ukraine
MALAWI-VOTE
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Preparations in Jerusalem ahead of Pope Francis visit
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Thai soldiers stand guard during a coup at the Army Club in central Bangkok
Turkey Mine Disaster
A boy gestures in front of a barricade on fire during a protest after French troops opened fire at protesters blocking a road in Bambari
APTOPIX Afghanistan
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APTOPIX Bosnia Balkans Floods
Flooding in Bosnia
Member of the Third U.S. Infantry Regiment salutes in front of a grave during a "Flags-In" ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington
May 20, 2014. Riot police use batons on a rioting University of Nairobi student in Kenya's capital Nairobi.
Noor Khamis—Reuters
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Pictures of the Week: May 16 - May 23

May 23, 2014

From the public opening of the National September 11 Memorial and Museum to unprecedented flooding in Bosnia and Serbia, from student protests in Kenya and a traveling panda, TIME presents the best photos of the week.

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