Protestor Ieshia Evans is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S. July 9, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SEARCH "#BLACK LIVES MATTER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "THE WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.
KEY BISCAYNE, FL - JULY 13: People watch as two of five rehabilitated juvenile green sea turtles are released into the Florida waters by Miami Seaquarium animal care personnel on July 13, 2016 in Key Biscayne, Florida. The turtles between the ages of 2-5 years old, were rescued over the last few months from Dania Beach Pier and Deerfield Beach Pier and some suffered after being hit by boats or having fishing hooks lodged in their mouths and esophagus. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 12: A sunset in the Museum of Tomorrow during the launching of the Official Collection of Rio 2016 Posters on July 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
WESTFIELD, IN - JULY 12: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Grand Park Events Center on July 12, 2016 in Westfield, Indiana. Trump is campaigning amid speculation he may select Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
This picture taken on July 12, 2016 shows flowers in bloom including lentil fields and poppies near Castelluccio, a small village in central Italys Umbria region. / AFP / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 11: A view of the 'Manhattanhenge' sunset from Hunters Point South Park, July 11, 2016 in the Queens borough of New York City. 'Manhattanhenge' is created when the setting sun aligns with the city's street grid. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - JULY 12: A Loyalist is silhouetted as the bonfire is lit on the Shankill estate on July 12, 2016 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The lighting of the bonfires at midnight on the eleventh night mark the start of the annual twelfth of July celebrations within the protestant community. The Orange marches and demonstrations celebrate the Battle of the Boyne in 1690 when the Protestant King William of Orange defeated the Catholic King James II on the banks of the river Boyne. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
A baby seal swims in a pool of the seal breeding station in Friedrichskoog, northern Germany, on July 11, 2016.
The station close to the North Sea cares for abandoned seal pups that were separated from their mothers. / AFP / dpa / Axel Heimken / Germany OUT (Photo credit should read AXEL HEIMKEN/AFP/Getty Images)
A dog is seen during a special screening of the movie 'The Secret Life of Pets' organised by the Tel Aviv-Jaffa municipality for pets and their owners, on July 11, 2016, at a rooftop cinema theatre in the coastal Israeli city. / AFP / JACK GUEZ (Photo credit should read JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
Ducklings swim in a row in Echo Park Lake during the 36th annual Lotus Festival, which celebrates the annual lotus blooms and the contributions of Asian-Americans to Los Angeles, July 10, 2016, in Los Angeles, California.
Echo Parks 13-acre urban lake and surrounding recreational open space in the Echo Park/Silverlake neighborhood is one of the oldest park in Los Angeles and has long been known for the lotus flowers which have been blooming yearly there between April to August since the mid-1920s. / AFP / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
FUZHOU, CHINA - JULY 10: (CHINA OUT) A resident waits in the ruins in Bandong Town after Typhoon Nepartak on July 10, 2016 in Minqing County, Fuzhou City, Fujian Province of China. 6 people were killed and 8 were missing after Typhoon Nepartak made landfall in Fujian and Jiangxi from July 9 to 10. The typhoon had affected about 449,000 people, damaged nearly 1,900 houses and 15,800 hectares of crops in the two provinces, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said on Sunday. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)
SHANGRAO, CHINA - JULY 09: A woman dries chilies, eggplants and corns in the sun at Huangling Village on July 9, 2016 in Shangrao, Jiangxi Province of China. In autumn, Huangling villagers take out the harvests to dry them in the sun as a tradition called 'Shaiqiu' which is always celebrated on June 6 of Chinese lunar calendar. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A bomb squad officer in protective gear is seen entering the inside of a train carriage that was involved in a blast in Taipei on July 8, 2016.
Taiwan police said they had identified 'several' possible suspects after an explosion on a train in Taipei injured 25 people but they ruled out a terrorist attack. / AFP / CNA PHOTO / STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - This photo taken on July 7, 2016 shows an overview of trees and houses submerged by floodwater in a village in Xuancheng, in east China's Anhui province.
Flooding is common during the summer monsoon season in southern China, but rainfall has been particularly heavy this year and many areas have been lashed by torrential rains this week. / AFP / STR / China OUT (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
An inmate with the Louisiana Department of Corrections is consoled by friends and family they attend the funeral of Alton Sterling, who was shot dead by police, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S. July 15, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Members of the Australian French community cry as they sing the French national anthem during a vigil in central Sydney, Australia, July 15, 2016 to remember the victims of the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice. REUTERS/David Gray
ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUAL COVERAGE OF SCENES OF INJURY OR DEATH - A body is seen on the ground July 15, 2016 after at least 30 people were killed in Nice, France, when a truck ran into a crowd celebrating the Bastille Day national holiday July 14. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard REUTERS/Eric Gaillard TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A dike between two lakes is seen under demolition in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, July 14, 2016. China Daily/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. CHINA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A baby is baptised during a mass baptism ceremony at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Tbilisi, Georgia July 13, 2016. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
First responders salute as the hearse carrying the body of Dallas Police Department Senior Corporal Lorne B. Ahrens, who was among five police officers shot dead the previous week, drives by during a funeral procession in Dallas, Texas, U.S. July 13, 2016. REUTERS/Brandon Wade
Democratic U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders stand together during a campaign rally where Sanders endorsed Clinton in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder - TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A dog is seen on a swimming board at dog beach and bar in Crikvenica, Croatia, July 12, 2016. The first Croatian beach bar specifically designed for dogs opens in the northern Adriatic town of Crikvenica, enabling canines and their owners to experience the joys of summertime together. Located at one of the few dog friendly beaches in the country, the bar's offer includes specially prepared ice cream, dog beer and snacks. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Police officers attend a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A road is seen damaged by heavy rainfall as Typhoon Nepartak lands in Fuzhou, Fujian Province, China, July 9, 2016. Picture taken July 9, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. CHINA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
People stand on an embankment of the Yenisei river, covered with fog, in the Siberian town of Divnogorsk, July 9, 2016. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin
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The past week in news was a long one, and often a sad one. Around the United States, demonstrations as part of the Black Lives Matter movement continued, and many mourned the deaths of five Dallas police who were shot while guarding one of the peaceful protests.
Elsewhere, more than 80 people were killed in an attack in Nice, France, during a Bastille Day celebration.
Click through the slideshow above to see dramatic photos from these stories and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for the best photos from the next seven days.