The week in pictures
Maclean's photo department curates the 15 most fascinating pictures of the last seven days
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Runforbob gives up on the Cusack Hotel Group Maiden Hurdle during the Fairyhouse Easter Festival in Ratoath, Ireland.
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Sub-Saharan migrants reach for help after falling off their rubber dinghy 25 km from the coast of Libya.
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Swiss wine-grower Daniel Grab tends the fires that are protecting his vines against frostbite.
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Bryce Harper is smothered by Washington Nationals teammate Jayson Werth as he scores the winning run.
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North Korean women colourfully celebrate the 105th birthday of the late Kim Il Sung.
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A mere mortal re-enacts the crucifixion of Jesus on Good Friday in Caracas, Venezuela.
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A Trump supporter stays in the game after clashes with anti-Trump protesters in Berkeley, Calif.
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A sauteur vaults a cow during a course landaise, or cow race, in Aignan, France.
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Three-year-old Eslam Ahmad recovers from wounds incurred when an IED exploded on Erbil, Iraq, on April 17.
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Dawn breaks in the West Bank refugee camps of Askar and Balata, as seen from Mt. Gerizim.
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A protester calls for help after clashes with riot police during demonstrations against Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro.
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Toronto Raptor DeMar DeRozan drives to the net during a playoff game against the Milwaukee Bucks,
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U.S. President Donald Trump shares the stage with the Easter Bunny.
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Residents of Lviv, Ukraine, soak each other as part of an ancient post-Easter cleansing ritual.
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Toronto Maple Leafs fans assume the usual position during their team’s game one loss to Washington in the playoffs.