Photos of the week: 3/5 - 3/11

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People walk through a concourse at Peoria Sports Complex before a spring training baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Chicago Cubs Thursday, March 10, 2016, in Peoria, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
TOPSHOT - Bystanders watch a solar total eclipse through cloudy conditions in Palembang on March 9, 2016. A total solar eclipse swept across the vast Indonesian archipelago, witnessed by tens of thousands of sky gazers and marked by parties, Muslim prayers and tribal rituals. / AFP / ABDUL QODIR (Photo credit should read ABDUL QODIR/AFP/Getty Images)
An audience member listens as Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a campaign rally, Monday, March 7, 2016, in Dearborn, Mich. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 08: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama takes selfies with women while visiting the Union Market to celebrate International Women's Day, March 8, 2016 in Washington, DC. U.S. first lady Obama spoke to women gathered to mark the first anniversary of the Let Girls Learn initiative. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Migrants peer out from their tent during rainfall at the Greek border camp near Idomeni, Wednesday, March 9, 2016. Despair and confusion spread through the camp at the Greek-Macedonian border as thousands of stranded refugees were forced to acknowledge that the route through Europe that had carried their hopes and dreams was now shut. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
The moon is obscuring part of the sun over flowers during a solar eclipse in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Wednesday, March 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Heng Sinith)
An international hot air balloonist makes a final check before inflating during the International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Putrajaya on March 11, 2016. The event is taking place from March 11 to 13. / AFP / MANAN VATSYAYANA (Photo credit should read MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)
ROTORUA, NEW ZEALAND - MARCH 10: A rider practices the downhill course on Day Two of the Crankworx Mountainbike Festival on March 10, 2016 in Rotorua, New Zealand. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - An eagle of the Guard from Above company, grasps a drone during a police exercise in Katwijk, on March 7, 2016. The bird of prey can get drones from the air by catching them with his legs. / AFP / ANP / Koen van Weel / Netherlands OUT (Photo credit should read KOEN VAN WEEL/AFP/Getty Images)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump holds up a child he pulled from the crowd as he arrives to speak at a campaign rally in New Orleans, Friday, March 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
A worker cuts a tree beside a derailed Altamont Corridor Express car Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in Sunol, Calif. The commuter train struck a tree and derailed in storm-soaked Northern California, plunging its lead car into a rain-swollen creek and sending passengers scrambling in the dark to get out of the partially submerged car. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
A boy walks down a muddy slope on a foggy morning at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni, Friday, March 11, 2016. After nearly three days of rain, conditions in the refugee camp on the Greek-Macedonian where about 14,000 people are stranded have deteriorated significantly, with many of its residents struggling to re-pitch their small camping tents in slightly drier patches.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Sam Breen tows his skiff as he helps his friend Roger Dove, not pictured, retrieve his dogs Edison, foreground, and Allie, from his home, as floodwater rises at the Pecan Valley Estates trailer park in Bossier City, La., Wednesday, March 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Former Rep. Elton Gallegly, R-Calif., and his wife Janice pause as they pay their respects beside the casket of Nancy Reagan at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Wednesday, March 9, 2016 in Simi Valley, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, Pool)
A worker walks in the rubble left from an early morning explosion Wednesday, March 9, 2016, in Seattle. The natural gas explosion sent multiple firefighters to the hospital and reduced several businesses to rubble. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Tatsuya Goto of Cambridge, Mass. practices his swing at a golf range, Wednesday, March 9, 2016, in Middleton, Mass. Near-record warm weather is forecast for the Boston area. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Xavier Brunson, right, presents a flag to 6-month-old Declan McClintock during a funeral for his father Sgt. First Class Matthew McClintock, Monday, March 7, 2016, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. McClintock was killed on Jan. 5, 2016 near Marjah, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks out of her car window as she arrives for an EU summit at the EU Council building in Brussels on Monday, March 7, 2016. European Union leaders are holding a summit in Brussels on Monday with Turkey to discuss the current migration crisis. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
A woman holds the hand of a toddler walking on a railway track at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni, Monday, March 7, 2016. Greek police officials say Macedonian authorities have imposed further restrictions on refugees trying to cross the border, saying only those from cities they consider to be at war can enter as up to 14,000 people are trapped in Idomeni, while another 6,000-7,000 are being housed in refugee camps around the region.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
SENDAI, JAPAN - MARCH 11: A woman throws a flower bunch at Fukanuma beach on March 11, 2016 in Sendai, Japan. Today marks the fifth anniversary of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami which claimed the lives of 15,894, and the subsequent damage to the reactors at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Approximately 174,000 people are still forced to live as evacuees as of February 2016. (Photo by Ken Ishii/Getty Images)
The Tungurahua volcano spews a column of ash during an eruption seen from Huambalo, Ecuador, Saturday, March 5, 2016. Tungurahua is 16,480 feet (5,023 meters) high and has been active since 1999.(AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
TOPSHOT - An arctic weasel runs on the snowy beach of Unstad , Lofoten Island, in the Arctic Circle, on March 8, 2016. / AFP / OLIVIER MORIN (Photo credit should read OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)
A young boy who lost his leg in the Yemen war uses a prosthetic limb at a government-run rehabilitation center in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, March 5, 2016. Yemen's conflict pits the government, backed by the Saudi-led coalition, against Shiite rebels known as Houthis allied with a former president. Yemen's war has killed at least 6,200 civilians and injured tens of thousands of Yemenis, and 2.4 million people have been displaced, according to U.N. figures. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 10: A squirrel walks along the collonade outside the Oval Office as U.S. President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hold a joint press conference in the Rose Garden of the White House March 10, 2016 in Washington, DC. Trudeau and Obama met privately in the Oval Office prior to the press conference. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
A sheep looks out of his shelter in the snowy bay of Unstad, Lofoten Island, in Arctic Circle, on March 8, 2016. / AFP / OLIVIER MORIN (Photo credit should read OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 08: (EDITORS NOTE: Image was altered with digital filters.) Ducks on the pond in Wandsworth Common early in the morning on March 8, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
A family sits around a bonfire among other migrants and refugees, at the makeshift camp of the Greek-Macedonian border, near the village of Idomeni, on March 8, 2016, where thousands of refugees and migrants are trapped by the Balkans border blockade. The head of the UN refugee agency on March 8 said he was 'deeply concerned' by a proposed deal between the EU and Ankara to curb the migrant crisis that would involve people being sent back to Turkey. / AFP / DIMITAR DILKOFF (Photo credit should read DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)
BEIJING, CHINA - MARCH 07: (CHINA OUT) A meteorite-shaped cloud floats in the blue sky at nightfall on March 7, 2016 in Beijing, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A boy stands among tents during a foggy morning at a makeshift camp at the Greek-Macedonian border near the Greek village of Idomeni on March 8, 2016, where thousands of refugees and migrants are trapped by the Balkan border blockade. European Union leaders on Monday hailed a 'breakthrough' in talks with Turkey on a deal to curb the migrant crisis but delayed a decision until a summit next week to flesh out the details of Ankara's new demands. / AFP / DIMITAR DILKOFF (Photo credit should read DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)
JISR AZ ZARQA, ISRAEL - MARCH 07: An Arab Israeli man rides a horse on the beach on March 7, 2016 in the Arab Israeli Town of Jisr az Zarqa, Israel. Jisr az-Zarqa is the only remaining Arab town in Israel located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, Located just north of Caesarea within the Haifa District.(Photo by Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)

Several notable events made headlines around the world this week, including the total solar eclipse over Asia and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's visit to the White House. We also saw the 2016 presidential hopefuls continuing on the campaign trail, severe weather around the world, and developments from the migrant crisis in Europe and the Middle East.

Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these stories and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best photography from the coming days.

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