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)
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)
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)
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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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.