A rift across the Larsen C Ice Shelf that had grown longer and deeper is seen during an airborne surveys of changes in polar ice over the Antarctic Peninsula from NASA?s DC-8 research aircraft on November 10, 2016. Coutesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 31: A Secret Service officer stands guard on the roof of the White House following a temporary lock down May 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. The reason for the extra security was not immediately given. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
GAZA CITY, GAZA - MAY 31: Palestinian man performs prayer at Great Mosque of Gaza during the holy month of Ramadan in Gaza City, Gaza on May 31, 2017. (Photo by Ali Jadallah/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
Chairman of MSC (Mediterranean Shipping Company) Gianluigi Aponte (L) and French President Emmanuel Macron attend the delivery ceremony of the MSC Meraviglia cruise ship on May 31, 2017 at the STX shipyard of Saint-Nazaire, western France.
With a capacity of 65700 passengers and 1550 crew members, the MSC Meraviglia is the biggest cruise ship in Europe. / AFP PHOTO / JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD (Photo credit should read JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)
ANNAPOLIS, MD - MAY 26: The U.S. Navy Blue Angels fly over graduation ceremonies at the U.S. Naval Academy May 26, 2017 in Annapolis, Maryland. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence delivered the commencement address for this year's graduation ceremony. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 01: U.S. President Donald Trump announces his decision for the United States to pull out of the Paris climate agreement in the Rose Garden at the White House June 1, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump pledged on the campaign trail to withdraw from the accord, which former President Barack Obama and the leaders of 194 other countries signed in 2015. The agreement is intended to encourage the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to limit global warming to a manageable level. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - 2017/05/30: A taxi driver covered by smoke during a demonstration against private services such as Uber and Cabify, demanding Government to apply transport regulation law. (Photo by Marcos del Mazo/LightRocket via Getty Images)
A hooded demonstrator stands near a burning motorbike, during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro's government, in Caracas on May 31, 2017.
Venezuelan authorities on Wednesday began signing up candidates for a planned constitutional reform body, a move that has inflamed deadly unrest stemming from anti-government protests. Opponents of socialist President Nicolas Maduro say he aims to keep himself in power by stacking the planned 'constituent assembly' with his allies.
/ AFP PHOTO / FEDERICO PARRA (Photo credit should read FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images)
GLEN ELLEN, CA - MAY 30: A firefighter monitors a controlled burn at Bouverie Preserve on May 30, 2017 in Glen Ellen, California. Cal Fire, U.S. Forest Service and local firefighters conducted a controlled burn as fire crews throughout the state of California prepare for what is expected to be a busy wildfire season. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: A woman holding a dog walks past the 37,252 flags placed on the Boston Common to honor the number of lost Massachusetts military members on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. In an annual tradition, volunteers plant tens of thousands of flags on the Boston Common for Memorial Day. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MAY 31: Brandon Anderson of Mount Vernon, New York, reacts after he misspelled his word during round two of 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center May 31, 2017 in National Harbor, Maryland. Close to 300 spellers are competing in the annual spelling contest for the top honor this year. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
A woman dressed in a traditional Ukrainian embroidered shirt holds her cat as she take part in an embroidered shirt parade in central Kiev, Ukraine, May 27, 2017. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang during news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
U.S. first lady Melania Trump introduces her husband President Donald Trump as he rallies with service members at Sigonella Air Force Base at Naval Air Station Sigonella at the end of Trump's participation in the G7 summit in Sicily, Italy May 27, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
TOPSHOT - Pope Francis greets the crowd as he arrives for a weekly general audience at St Peter's square on May 31, 2017 in Vatican. / AFP PHOTO / Tiziana FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 29: Brittany Jacobs (L) of Hertford, North Carolina, and her son, Christian Jacobs, 6, are embraced by a friend while sitting next to the grave of Brittany's husband, U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Chris Jacobs, in Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day May 29, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia. Part of the 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 1st Marine Division, Sgt. Jacobs served in Aghanistan and Iraq and was killed during a training exercise in California in 2011. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
MACCLESFIELD, ENGLAND - MAY 30: (EDITOR'S NOTE: A neutral density filter was used in the creation of this image.) A worker bee adorns the side of Bollington White Nancy to remember those killed and injured in the Manchester Arena attack, on May 30, 2017 in Macclesfield, England. White Nancy overlooks the hills and countryside in East Chesire with views across the plain to Manchester and can be seen for miles. White Nancy was built in 1815 as a summer house, and memorial to the the battle of Waterloo. An explosion occurred at Manchester Arena on the evening of May 22, Killing 22 and injuring many more. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
A convicted felon, Jeremy Christian, 35, accused of fatally stabbings two Good Samaritans who tried to stop Christian from harassing a pair of women who appeared to be Muslim, shouts during an appearance in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Oregon, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Beth Nakamura/Pool TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WEST POINT, NY - MAY 27: West Point graduates toss their hats in the air at the conclusion of the U.S. Military Academy Class of 2017 graduation ceremony at Michie Stadium on May 27, 2017 in West Point, New York. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis addressed the 950 graduating cadets during the ceremony. (Photo by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and Vice President Mike Pence (background) greet young Christian Jacob, whose US Marine father Christopher was killed in a training accident at Twentynine Palms, California and his mother Brittany, during a visit to Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery as part of Memorial Day observance, Arlington,Virginia, U.S., May 29, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Theiler TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Runners pass an 'I Love Manchester' sign as the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run begins on May 28, 2017 in Manchester, England. Security in the city remains high since the Manchester Arena suicide bombing which killed 22 people on the evening of May 22 as concert goers were leaving the venue after an Ariana Grande performance. (Photo by Anthony Devlin/Getty Images)
People take part in the Midburn, the Israeli version of Nevada's Burning Man festival, at southern Israel May 31, 2017. Picture taken May 31, 2017. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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President Donald Trump began this week at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, D.C., to commemorate Memorial Day with the families of fallen American soldiers. That same day in Boston, Massachusetts, over 37,000 flags were placed in the city's common to honor all military members from the state who have been lost.
Later in the week, President Trump held a press conference to announce that the United States would be removing itself from the Paris climate agreement.
Around the world, the holy month of Ramadan continues to be observed by Muslims in all corners of the globe. In Israel, the Midburn festival -- similar to California's Burning Man -- took place at the end of May.
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.