Photos of the week: 7/13 - 7/20

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Photos of the week: 7/13 - 7/20
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Photos of the week: 7/13 - 7/20
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin shake hands as they meet in Helsinki, Finland July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Twelve Thai boys and their football coach, rescued from a flooded cave after being trapped, attend a press conference in Chiang Rai on July 18, 2018, following their discharge from the hospital. - The young footballers and their coach appeared healthy when they appeared before the media for the first time on July 18. (Photo by LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA / AFP) (Photo credit should read LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images)
TAIZHOU, CHINA - JULY 17: Soldiers of Jiangsu Armed Police Corps attend a military drill on July 17, 2018 in Taizhou, Jiangsu Province of China. (Photo by VCG/Getty Images)
A migrant intercepted aboard a dinghy off the coast in the Strait of Gibraltar, is seen after arriving on a rescue boat at the port of Tarifa, southern Spain July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Jon Nazca TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 14, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage )
Fireworks explode in the sky around the Eiffel Tower, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck, at the end of Bastille Day events in Paris, France, July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A police officer fires his gun as he chases a suspect in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. July 11, 2018, in this still image taken from a body cam video footage supplied by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police/Handout/via REUTERS THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
TOPSHOT - Former US President Barack Obama speaks during the 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture at the Wanderers cricket stadium in Johannesburg on July 17, 2018. - Former US president Barack Obama will deliver the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, urging young people to fight to defend democracy, human rights and peace, to a crowd of 15,000 people at the club as the centrepiece of celebrations marking 100 years since Nelson Mandela's birth. Obama has made relatively few public appearances since leaving the White House in 2017, but he has often credited Mandela for being one of the great inspirations in his life. (Photo by MARCO LONGARI / AFP) (Photo credit should read MARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images)

Rescue personnel are seen after an amphibious "duck boat" capsized and sank, at Table Rock Lake near Branson, Stone County, Missouri, U.S. July 19, 2018 in this still image obtained from a video on social media.

(SOUTHERN STONE COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT/Facebook/via REUTERS)

General view of the residential area where a coffin containing three mummies was discovered in Alexandria, Egypt July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
An employee works next to molten iron at a steel mill of Dongbei Special Steel in Dalian, Liaoning province, China July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. CHINA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Police officers from around the state and country fill the street outside St. Mary's Church for the wake for slain Weymouth police officer Michael Chesna in Hanover, Massachusetts, U.S., July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Brian Snyder TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Accused Russian agent Maria Butina is shown sitting at a table with a suspected Russian Intel Operative in a restaurant, according to court documents, in a FBI surveillance photo provided July 18, 2018. FBI/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. PICTURE OBSCURED AT SOURCE.
Ashrita Furman, who holds more Guinness World Records than anyone, attempts to set a new record for slicing the most watermelons in half on his own stomach in one minute in New York City, U.S., July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo holds up his daughter as he leaves the Insein court in Yangon, Myanmar July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about his summit meeting in Finland with Russia's President Vladimir Putin at the start of a meeting with members of the U.S. Congress at the White House in Washington, July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 18: (L-R) Host Danica Patrick, Sarah Klein, Tiffany Thomas Lopez, Aly Raisman and recipients of the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage speak onstage at The 2018 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater on July 18, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
A hole, punched through the roof of a tourist boat, is seen, after lava from the Mount Kilauea volcano exploded in the sea off Kapoho, Hawaii, U.S. July 16, 2018. Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY
A young man jumps into the Ljubljanica River to cool off in hot and humid weather in Ljubljana, Slovenia July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Borut Zivulovic TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Vitaliy Shabunin, head of the non-governmental Anti-Corruption Action Centre, reacts after he was splashed with brilliant green substance during a rally in front of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office in Kiev, Ukraine July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Viacheslav Ratynskyi TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A crew member of NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue boat embraces African migrant in central Mediterranean Sea, July 17, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Medina TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 17: Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) shakes hands and poses for photographs with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh in Cruz's office in the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill July 17, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh is meeting with members of the Senate after U.S. President Donald Trump nominated him to succeed retiring Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Demonstrators hold up signs protesting Facebook during a House Judiciary Committee on social media filtering practices in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The hearing will give Democrats a chance to lambaste comments made by President Donald Trump after the summit meeting in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Rescue workers look for survivors amidst the rubble at the site of a collapsed residential building at Shah Beri village in Greater Noida, India, July 18, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Lava streams down from Anak Krakatau (Child of Krakatoa) volcano during an eruption as seen from Rakata island in Lampung province, Indonesia, July 19, 2018. Picture taken July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A flamingo cleans his feathers as he stands in an enclosure of wildlife park "Pairi Daiza" in Brugelette, Belgium, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Yves Herman TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A military police officer stands guard next to graves of soldiers killed in the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus at the Tymvos Macedonitissas military cemetery in Nicosia, Cyprus, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
MADRID, SPAIN - 2018/07/15: A reveler covered with balloons during the annual water fight known as 'Batalla Naval' in Vallecas neighborhood, where thousands of people gathered to play with water. (Photo by Marcos del Mazo/LightRocket via Getty Images)
View of Midtown Manhattan's steam pipe explosion in New York City, U.S., July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Children play on a trampoline, near electoral flag of a political party, with the under-construction buildings in the background, in a low-income neighborhood in Karachi, Pakistan July 18, 2018. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA - JULY 19: An electromagnet is used to pick up some of approximately 3,500 confiscated guns to be melted down at Gerdau Steel Mill on July 19, 2018 in Rancho Cucamonga, California. The weapons were seized in criminal investigations, probation seizures and gun buyback events, and will be recycled into steel rebar for the construction of highways and bridges. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
An Ethnic Kayan also know as a Long Neck girl sits at her parents souvenir shop in the Kayan village at the northern province of Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18: A 'TREASON' sign is seen as activists participate in a vigil in front of the White House July 18, 2018 in Washington, DC. Public Citizen held a candlelight vigil to 'confront corruption and demand solutions to fix our democracy,' as part of a nationwide protest. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES July 18: Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., takes a selfie with a pig at the 2018 Congressional Pig Book launch event hosted by Citizens Against Government Waste Wednesday July 18, 2018. (Photo By Sarah Silbiger/CQ Roll Call)
School students pray for rain at a temple in Ahmedabad, India July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
An Airbus Beluga XL transport plane flies during its first flight event in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
VAN, TURKEY - JULY 17 : Silhouettes of ants are seen on a flower during sunset in Turkey's Van on July 17, 2018. Ants are one of the hardest working insects as they are the most numerous organisms on earth. (Photo by Ozkan Bilgin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
SRINAGAR, KASHMIR, INDIA - JULY 17: Indian police fire a jet of dyed water from their water cannon at Kashmiri government teachers during a protest against the government on July 17, 2018 in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Administered Kashmir, India. Hundreds of Kashmir government teachers took to the streets in the city centre to demand an increase in their salaries. Indian police used purple dyed water canons to disperse them. (Photo by Yawar Nazir/ Getty Images)
An insect lands on a Venus flytrap, a meat-eating plant on display at the carnivorous plant fair "Dejate Atrapar" (Let Yourself Get Caught), in Bogota, Colombia July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
NASA's Juno spacecraft captures Jupiter's southern hemisphere, as the spacecraft performed its 13th close flyby of Jupiter on May 23, 2018. Picture taken May 23, 2018. NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Kevin M. Gill/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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President Donald Trump met with Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland on Monday. The two met one-on-one behind closed doors and Trump called the private discussion a "good start." However, the meeting was overshadowed by the president casting doubt on the U.S. intelligence community's assessment that Russia interfered in the 2016 election. Trump's press conference with the Kremlin leader was criticized by both Democrats and Republicans, including Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, who called it "shameful." Trump later addressed the scandal and claimed that he misspoke

Other major headlines of the week included former President Barack Obama deploring leaders who lie with 'utter loss of shame,' Maria Butina being indicted on charges of being a Russian agent and a volcanic lava "bomb" injuring people on tour boat in Hawaii.

Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these events and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best photography from the week.

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