Photos of the week: 4/22 - 4/29

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Three thousand craftsmen perform furniture carving skills on a furniture exhibition on April 26, 2016 in Dongyang, Zhejiang Province of China. One thousand carpenters, one thousand scraping and grinding technicians and one thousand engravers from a business merchant showed their skills in east China's Zhejiang Province. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)
Racka sheep are seen during celebrations of the start of the new grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plain in Hortobagy, Hungary, April 23, 2016. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
IZMIR, TURKEY - APRIL 28: A Syrian refugee girl plays outside her home at a tent camp on the outskirts of Izmir on April 28, 2016 in Izmir, Turkey. For many Syrian refugees, living in Turkey has become their only option. With the new E.U.-Turkey deal effectively shutting down the route to Europe and the war continuing in Syria, many refugees have become stranded and are now looking to make a permanent life in Turkey. However life is difficult, with limited access to healthcare, education and without stable housing, many are forced to squat on empty land or unused buildings, living in tents or makeshift structures and under the constant threat of being moved on by police or relocated to one of the 25 official camps elsewhere in the country. Although many have been given restricted work permits allowing them to work various labour jobs, the long hours and minimal pay only provide enough money for basic needs such as food, water and electricity but not enough to afford rent. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
A Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket carrying Lomonosov, Aist-2D and SamSat-218 satellites lifts off from the launch pad at the new Vostochny cosmodrome outside the city of Uglegorsk, about 200 kms from the city of Blagoveshchensk in the far eastern Amur region on April 28, 2016. / AFP / POOL / KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)
PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - APRIL 27: Shinda, a wester lowland gorilla, holds her five-day-old baby in its enclosure at Prague Zoo on April 27, 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic. According to the Prague Zoo, the birth was unexpected and zoo workers didn't know that 24-year-old Shida was pregnant. Baby was born on 23rd April. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
Cows stand on a snowy meadow on April 26, 2016 near Degenfeld, southern Germany. A low pressure zone over northern and eastern Europe brought polar air with cold temperatures and snow to southern parts of the country. / AFP / dpa / Jan-Philipp STROBEL / Germany OUT (Photo credit should read JAN-PHILIPP STROBEL/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 23: Advocates for marijuana legal reform listen to music while attending the first annual National Cannabis Festival April 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. The festival was created for proponents of legalization to celebrate the partial legalization of marijuana in the nation's capital and states aroud the nation. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: A woman wearing a William Shakespeare mask looks out of a window during the Shakespeare Birthday Celebration Parade on April 23, 2016 in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. This year the traditional annual parade through the streets of Stratford-upon-Avon marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death. (Photo by Tristan Fewings/Getty Images)
An emaciated cow walks in an open field in Gelcha village, one of the drought stricken areas of Oromia region, in Ethiopia, April 28, 2016. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Hospital beds lay in the Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan on April 26, 2016, about six months after an American airstrike killed dozens of patients, some of whom burned to death in their beds. REUTERS/ Josh Smith TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
An Iraqi soldier holds his rifle in an underground tunnel built by Islamic State fighters in a village of Har Bardun, Iraq, April 28, 2016. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Villarrica volcano is seen at night in Chile, April 25, 2016. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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This past week was another filled with politics news, with five states hosting primaries on Tuesday. We also saw the aftermath of recent severe flooding in Argentina and Ecuador's worst earthquake in decades. This week was also the Holy Week of Orthodox Christians around the world.

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 for the coming days.

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