Top 10 Captivating Images From Around The World This Week

From President Barack Obama’s historic visit to Hiroshima to Sydney’s annual light festival, here are some of the most fascinating images of the week.

Two girls hold up their drawings

Two girls hold up their drawings about migrants during a meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican.


woman sits at the edge

Ahead of Memorial Day to honor those killed in military service to the country, a woman sits at the edge of the field of American flags displayed by the Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund on the Boston Common in Boston.


play with foam bubbles

Participants play with foam bubbles during the Love Foam Run race in Hsinchu, Taiwan.


Obama hugs

President Barack Obama hugs atomic bomb survivor Shigeaki Mori as he visits Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan.


Nihar Saireddy Janga

Nihar Saireddy Janga of Austin, TX, leaps with joy after spelling the last word to become a co-champion in the final round of Scripps National Spelling Bee at National Harbor in Maryland.


Barack Obama, Francois

Governor of the Mie Prefecture Eikei Suzuki, European Council President Donald Tusk, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Barack Obama, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, French President Francois Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, participate in a tree planting during a visit the Ise Jingu shrine in Ise, Japan.



Migrants are seen on a capsizing boat before a rescue operation by Italian navy ships “Bettica” and “Bergamini” off the coast of Libya.


floral dress at the Chelsea

A model poses in a floral dress at the Chelsea Flower Show in London, Britain.


Graduates line up for the Baruch College

Graduates line up for the Baruch College Commencement Exercise at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, New York.indigenous Australian man

An image of an indigenous Australian man is projected onto the sails of the Sydney Opera House during the opening night of the annual Vivid Sydney light festival in Sydney.


Thumbnail/Banner Credits: Reuters 

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