WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: Flags have been lowered to half staff on the Washington Monument grounds to honor those killed by a lone gunman at a night club in Orlando, June, 13, 2016 in Washington, DC. President Obama ordered flags to be lowered on all government buildings after 50 people were killed at the Pulse night in Orlando, Florida in the early hours of Sunday morning. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 14: U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during the annual picnic for Members of Congress at the White House June 14, 2016 in Washington, DC. Earlier in the day, Obama talked about the investigation into the mass shooting in Orlando and spoke at the first White House United State of Women Summit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
ORLANDO, FL - JUNE 14: Patience Carter (L) and Angel Santiago (R) prepare to leave after speaking to the media from the Florida Hospital about being shot in the Pulse gay nightclub terror attack on June 14, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Omar Mateen killed 49 people and injured 53 others in what is the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Demetrice Naulings cries while recalling in an interview how he survived the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub that claimed the life of his friend Eddie Justice Tuesday, June 14, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. "I'm not going to get a chance to get another friend like that anymore," said Naulings. "Eddie was my angel." (AP Photo/David Goldman)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 14: Tens of thousands of protesters attend a rally against labour reforms as a protester takes cover for tear gas on June 14, 2016 in Paris, France. According to the police department around 80,000 people attended the demonstration and 29 riot police officers and 11 demonstrators were injured with 58 arrested. (Photo by Pierre Crom/Getty Images)
SHAH ALAM, MALAYSIA - JUNE 13: Malaysian Muslims perform a prayer inside the Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah mosque during the holy month of Ramadan on June 13, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. Muslims around the world are observing the fasting month of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, during which observant believers fast from dawn to dusk. They celebrate the end of the Ramadan with the Eid al-Fitr festival. (Photo by Mohd Samsul Mohd Said/Getty Images)
WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 13: Members of the public look on during a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, at Frank Kitts Park on June 13, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. Omar Mateen allegedly killed more than 50 people and injured 53 others in what is the deadliest mass shootings in the country's history. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 12: Mourners gather outside of the iconic New York City gay and lesbian bar the Stonewall Inn to light candles,lay flowers and grieve for those killed in Orlando last evening on June 12, 2016 in New York City. An American-born man who'd recently pledged allegiance to ISIS killed 50 people early Sunday at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The massacre was the deadliest mass shooting in the United States. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Smoke covers the area after The Monaco Tower at the Riviera Hotel and Casino crumbled to the ground during a controlled demolition, Tuesday, June 14, 2016, in Las Vegas. The casino opened in 1955 and was closed last year to make room to expand the Las Vegas Convention Center. (AP Photo/John Locher)
A rainbow appears behind the U.S. flag flying at half-staff on top of the Tacoma Dome, Monday, June 13, 2016, in Tacoma, Wash. Flags across the state were at half-staff Monday to honor the victims of a mass shooting early Sunday at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
A Filipino youth activist has his face painted in rainbow colors as they gather in solidarity with victims of the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida during a gathering in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday June 14, 2016. The group calls for justice for the victims of the mass shooting. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 13: A couple shares a kiss in front of the Eiffel tower, lit with rainbow colors in tribute to the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting, June 13, 2016 in Paris, France. 49 people were killed and 53 wounded at a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida in the worst terror attack on the US since September 11, 2001.(Photo by Thierry Orban/Getty Images)
KLANG, MALAYSIA - JUNE 10: Muslim men rest inside the India Muslim mosque during the holy month of Ramadan on June 10, 2016 in Klang, Malaysia. Muslims around the world including Indonesia, Thailand and Arab state are observing the fasting month of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, during which observant believers fast from dawn to dusk. They celebrate the end of the Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr festival. (Photo by Mohd Samsul Mohd Said/Getty Images)
EVESHAM, NJ - JUNE 13: Friends mourn the loss of Christina Grimmie during the Vigil For Christina Grimmie at Evesham Memorial Complex on June 13, 2016 in Evesham, New Jersey. (Photo by Brian Killian/Getty Images)
A passenger waits for a helicopter that was booked with the application Uber, at a hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, June 14, 2016. The ride-booking company Uber has begun providing helicopter rides in Brazil biggest city. The company's Ubercopter service began a monthlong trial period between airports, hotels and convention centers on Monday, with prices ranging from 17 to 80 US Dollars a seat. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Runners pass under the the flags flying at half-staff around the Washington Monument at daybreak in Washington, Monday, June 13, 2016. The flags were ordered to half-staff by President Barack Obama to honor the victims of the Orlando nightclub shootings. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton poses for a photograph with Michael Pissos of Fairview Park, Ohio, who wears a shirt with many portraits of Clinton following a rally at a warehouse for the company "Team Wendy" which produces helmets for military, law enforcement, and rescue teams, in Cleveland, Monday, June 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
A police officer looks at the wreckage of a small plane where it crashed into a town house, Friday, June 10, 2016, in Hawthorne, Calif. Fire officials said two people in the plane were killed in the crash. The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the cause of the crash. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Reading glasses belonging to U.S. writer Ernest Hemingway sit on bedside table at Finca Vigia, his home in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Goods and tools brought from the U.S. will be used to complete the first stage of the conservation of Hemingway's estate, that should be finished in the spring of 2017. (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan)
Mourners join hands while standing outside the visitation for Pulse nightclub shooting victim Javier Jorge-Reyes Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
An aircraft of Indiaâs private airline Jet Airways flies above shanties adjacent to the Chhatrapati Shivaji airport as it prepares to land in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, June 15, 2016. India's government on Wednesday approved a new civil aviation policy aimed at increasing regional connectivity, boosting cargo operations and making it easier â and possibly cheaper â for passengers to fly. (AP Photo/ Rajanish Kakade)
Supporters of presidential candidate Maryse Narcisse chant slogans against legislators as they march to the parliament building during a demonstration in support of interim President Jocelerme Privert, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Haiti's legislators will decide whether to pave way for a new interim leader until elections can be resolved or extend the term for Privert, whose 120-day mandate is due to expire today. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
RED SEA, EGYPT - DECEMBER 2015: Fishes swim near the wreck of the Thistlegorm in December 2015, in the Red Sea, Egypt.
MORE than 74 years after it was sunk by German bombers, the shipwreck of a British merchant navy vessel is one the most famous diving spots in the world. With its well-preserved remains and abundance of coral-crusted cargo, the SS Thistlegorm is a majestic spectacle for divers seeking a window to the past.
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A woman casts a shadow while visiting a makeshift memorial downtown to the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting Thursday, June 16, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Headlines this week were dominated by news and stories coming out of the tragic shooting at an Orlando gay nightclub on Sunday night. Support poured in from around the world in the form of vigils, memorials and donations. Around the United States, flags flew at half staff through Thursday as directed by President Obama. 49 people were killed in the massacre, with many more injured and still in local hospitals.
Elsewhere, we saw election-related events in both Haiti and the U.S., the observation of the month of Ramadan and the conservation of writer Ernest Hemingway's estate in Cuba.
Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these stories and more, and be sure to check back next week for our selection of the best photography from the coming seven days.