Photos of the week: 3/17 - 3/24

Photos of the week: 3/17 - 3/24

The biggest story out of the past week was the tragic set of attacks in London on Wednesday. Several people were stuck by a car on Westminster Bridge while an armed assailant entered nearby Parliament and stabbed a police officer. Five people, including the police officer and the attacker, were killed, while many more remain hospitalized.

That same day elsewhere in Europe, the first anniversary of the attacks on the metro and airport in Brussels, Belgium, was commemorated.

In the United States, President Donald Trump hosted German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the White House, while confirmation hearings continued for Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch.

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 from the coming seven days.

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