Here are the most moving, sorrowful, and beautiful pictures from the past week.
An escaped chimpanzee screams as a man tries to capture him on the power lines of a residential area in Sendai, northern Japan, after escaping from the nearby Yagiyama Zoological Park. The chimp was eventually caught after being shot with a tranquilizer gun and falling from the power lines, Kyodo news reported.
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A U.S. Navy picture shows what appears to be a Russian Sukhoi SU-24 attack aircraft making an incredibly low pass towards the U.S. guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. Two Russian warplanes with no visible weaponry flew near the destroyer in what one U.S. official described as one of the most aggressive interactions in recent memory.
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President Barack Obama blows a soap bubble using a 3-D printed bubble wand designed by Jacob Leggette, age 9, of Baltimore, Maryland, while touring the 2016 White House Science Fair at the White House.
Jacquelyn Martin / AP
An Indian Muslim devotee on a pilgrimage to the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti for the festival of Urs, performs a ritual during a procession at Ajmer in the desert Indian state of Rajasthan. The annual festival of Urs is held for over six days at Ajmer to commemorate the death anniversary of the Sufi saint.
Himanshu Sharma / Reuters