Photos of the Week: 3/13 - 3/20

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The grandchildren of Palestinian man Saad al-Jamal, play with two lion cubs outside their family house in the Rafah refugee camp in the southern Gaza Strip, on March 19, 2015. Al-Jamal, who says he bought the two-month-old cubs from the Rafah Zoo, lives with the animal inside this family home. (Photo credit should read SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)
GIANYAR, BALI, INDONESIA - MARCH 20: A Balinese man dances on the fire during the 'Mesabatan Api' ritual ahead of Nyepi Day on March 20, 2015 in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia. Mesabatan Api is held annually a day before the Nyepi Day of Silence, as it symbolizes the purification of universe and human body through fire. Nyepi is a Hindu celebration observed every New Year according to the Balinese calendar. The national holiday is one of self-reflection and meditation and activities such as working, watching television or travelling are restricted between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. (Photo by Agung Parameswara/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Three members of The Druid Order walk in procession towards Tower Hill to celebrate the Spring Equinox on March 20, 2015 in London, England. The Spring Equinox, which celebrates new life, fertility and when daytime and night are of equal duration, is celebrated at numerous locations throughout the country. The Druid Order have been holding public ceremonies in London since 1717. (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)
A father and son (L) on a makeshift boat made from styrofoam paddle through a garbage filled river as they collect plastic bottles that they can sell in junkshops in Manila on March 19, 2015. They earn three US dollars a day. The Philippines will be observing World Water day on March 22, a global event that focuses on finding access to clean and safe water. AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELIS (Photo credit should read NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A man looks through a window of a building with a banner depicting a Russian tank on it during celebrations in Sevastopol on March 18, 2015, to mark one year since Russia's President Vladimir Putin signed off on the annexation of Crimea in a epochal shift that ruptured ties with Ukraine and the West. AFP PHOTO / MAX VETROV (Photo credit should read MAX VETROV/AFP/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MARCH 18: A U.S. Army honor guard escorts the caisson carrying a casket with the remains of eight airmen who were listed as missing in action during a burial service at Arlington National Cemetery March 18, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia. The remains of the airmen were recently located and recovered in Madang province, New Guinea. The airmen were aboard an B-24 Liberator on April 10, 1944 when their aircraft was shot down on a mission to attack an anti-aircraft site at Hansa Bay. The missing airmen who were buried today with full military honors are Army Air Forces 1st Lt. William D. Bernier of Augusta, Montana.; 1st Lt. Bryant E. Poulsen of Salt Lake City, Utah; 1st Lt. Herbert V. Young Jr. of Clarkdale, Arizona; Tech Sgt. Charles L. Johnston of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Tech Sgt. Hugh F. Moore of Elkton, Maryland; Staff Sgt. John E. Copeland of Dearing, Kansas; Staff Sgt. Charles J. Jones of Athens, Georgia; and Staff Sgt. Charles A. Gardner of San Francisco, California. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Alenia Aermacchi SpA MB-339 aircraft, operated by the United Arab Emirates Air Force's Al Fursan team, perform in an aerial display at the Langkawi International Maritime And Aerospace Exhibition in Langkawi, Malaysia, on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. The biennial show runs through March 21. Photographer: Charles Pertwee/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A child climbs on a block of earth under a uprooted tree near Port Vila on March 19, 2015 after Severe Tropical Cyclone Pam hit the Pacific nation of Vanuatu. Vanuatu has hit out at aid groups swarming the cyclone-ravaged Pacific nation over a lack of coordination, which it said cost precious time getting help to those in need, while warning food will run out in a week. AFP PHOTO / FRED PAYET (Photo credit should read FRED PAYET/AFP/Getty Images)
A young girl plays in an artificial waterfall on a hot day in Kuala Lumpur on March 18, 2015. Malaysia is currently experiencing a hot and dry weather spell. AFP PHOTO / MANAN VATSYAYANA (Photo credit should read MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)
A melter puts sand on flowing steel at a furnace of German steel technology group Salzgitter AG in Salzgitter March 17, 2015. The company will present its annual report on March 27, 2015. AFP PHOTO / TOBIAS SCHWARZ (Photo credit should read TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
KAILI, CHINA - MARCH 17: (CHINA OUT) Thousands of kilograms of catfish scatter across the road in the Kaili Development Zone in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture on March 17, 2015 in Kaili, Guizhou province of China. A truck carried 6,800 kilograms of catfish on the road and the truck door opened due to sudden reasons which caused the catfish scattering to the ground. With the help of fire crews of Development Zone Squadron in Qiandongnan Fire Detachment and local people, the catfish were loaded on the truck again. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)
BEIJING, CHINA - MARCH 19:A Tibetan Buddhist monk waits inside a temple before taking part in the Beating Ghosts ritual at the Lama Temple, or Yonghegong on March 19, 2015 in Beijing, China. The ritual is held on the the 29th day of the first month after Losar, or New Year and is meant to expel evil spirits. (Photo by Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

From toddlers playing with their pet lions in Gaza, to the striking aurora borealis around Europe and beyond, it was certainly a busy week for photojournalists around the world.

Click through the slideshow and captions above to see some of the best photography from this week's biggest news stories, and be sure to check back next weekend to see our favorite photos from the next seven days.

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ZHEZKAZGAN, KAZAKHSTAN - MARCH 12: In this handout provided by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft is seen as it lands with Expedition 42 commander Barry Wilmore of NASA, Alexander Samokutyaev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Elena Serova of Roscosmos March 12, 2015 near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan. NASA astronaut Wilmore and Russian cosmonauts Samokutyaev and Serova are returning after nearly six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 41 and 42 crews. (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)
A man works amid the wreckage of two helicopters which collided mid-air near Villa Castelli, in the Argentine province of La Rioja, on March 10, 2015. The two helicopters collided in northern Argentina, killing 10 people including a group of French sports stars participating in a reality TV show, officials said. AFP PHOTO / JUAN MABROMATA (Photo credit should read JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)
BEIJING, CHINA - MARCH 13: Attendants prepare tea for delegates ahead of the closing session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference at the Great Hall of the People on March 13, 2015 in Beijing, China. Over 2,000 members of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative, a political advisory body, are attending the annual session, during which they will discuss the development of China. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images)
Student protesters try to speak to their family members from a prison vehicle as they are transported to a court in Letpadan on March 11, 2015. Anxious families of scores of arrested Myanmar activists on March 11 sought news of relatives detained by police in a violent student protest crackdown, which sparked international condemnation and fears of a return to junta-era repression. AFP PHOTO / Ye Aung THU (Photo credit should read Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 11: People eat lunch along the East River in lower Manhattan on a day when temperatures reached the upper 50's in New York on March 11, 2015 in New York City. After an unusually cold and snowy winter, New Yorkers are welcoming the recent spate of warm and sunny days. Spring officially begins on March 20th. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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