What a week it's been. From the highest highs to the lowest lows, certain moments of the past 7 days will be remembered by history forever. And we've compiled a selection of the photos that will prove impossible to forget.
"Pete Buttigieg Campaigns For President Across Iowa Ahead Of Caucus"
via: Getty Images"Democratic presidential candidate former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg answers questions from the media following a town hall event at the Ottumwa Family YMCA January 28, 2020, in Ottumwa, Iowa. Iowa holds the first-in-the-nation caucuses."
"New Zealand Remains On High Alert For Coronavirus Despite No Confirmed Cases"
via: Getty Images"Passengers arriving on flights wear protective masks at the international airport on January 29, 2020, in Auckland, New Zealand. There have been no confirmed cases of coronavirus in New Zealand, however health authorities remain on high alert as more cases of the deadly flu-like virus are confirmed around the world. The coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, China, has now killed 132 people - mostly in China - and as of Wednesday morning had 6,000 confirmed cases while thousands more people remain under observation."
"Berlin Zoo To Present Panda Babies To The Public."
via: Getty Images"The twin cubs, nicknamed Pit (Meng Xiang) and Paule, will go on display for the public starting tomorrow. They were born last August and are the first pandas to have been born in Germany. Meng Meng and her partner Jiao Qing are on loan to the zoo from China and have been living there in a €10-million enclosure since the summer of 2017. In the wild, pandas typically raise just one child at a time, so zoo workers have been cycling the babies‘ time with their mother. The twins spent the first few weeks in an incubator lent to the zoo by the Berlin Charite hospital. There are thought to be fewer than 2,000 pandas in the wild."
"EU Parliament Approves Brexit Deal In Historic Session"
via: Getty Images"Brexit Party leader and member of the European Parliament Nigel Farage shows off his socks at a session of the European Parliament in which it is to approve the Brexit deal on January 29, 2020, in Brussels, Belgium. The United Kingdom is expected to officially leave the European Union on January 31."
"President Trump Signs USMCA At White House"
via: Getty Images"President Donald Trump prepares to sign the United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House on January 29, 2020 in Washington, DC. The new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will replace the 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with provisions aimed at strengthening the U.S. auto manufacturing industry, improving labor standards enforcement and increasing market access for American dairy farmers. The USMCA signing is considered one of President Trump's biggest legislative achievements since Democrats took control of the House in 2018."
"Auschwitz's Seventy-Five Year Anniversary"
via: Getty Images"Yevgeny Kovalev - former prisoner of the German Nazi death camp Auschwitz - shows his prison number tattooed on the arm during an event marking 75 years since the Red Army liberated Auschwitz, at Moscow's Victory Museum."
"French Retirement Protests"
via: Getty Images"Firefighters brandish flares as they climb on the Statue of Republic Triumph at Nation square during a demonstration to protest against French government's plan to overhaul the country's retirement system in Paris."
via: Getty Images"A aerial photo shows displaced Syrians driving through Hazano in the northern countryside of Idlib, after fleeing on January 28, 2020 its southern countryside towards areas further north near the border with Turkey, as a result of an ongoing offensive by regime forces on Syria's rebel-held northwestern region. - Syrian regime forces were poised to soon enter Maaret al-Numan, a town of symbolic and strategic importance that is deserted after months of bombardment, in the country's last major opposition bastion of Idlib."
via: Getty Images"Wanderley Vieira sits with his dog outside his house, following the overflowing of Da Prata stream due to torrential rains, in Raposos, metropolitan region of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais state, Brazil, on January 28, 2020. - The death toll from days of intense storms and flooding in southeastern Brazil has risen to 45, while the number of injured stands at 12 and that of the missing was lowered from 25 to 19, local Civil Defense officials said."
"Protesters Face Down Contractors At Leamington Spa HS2 Site"
via: Getty Images"Anti-HS2 demonstrators prevent felling and hedgerow removal equipment from being unloaded on the HS2 route near the village of Offchurch on January 28, 2020 in Leamington Spa, England. The Prime Minister is due to announce whether the HS2 rail project will go ahead within the next two weeks as costs for the project have more than doubled."
"The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Attend The UK Holocaust Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony"
via: Getty Images"Holocaust and genocide survivors Eva Clarke BEM, Var Ashe Houston, Daniela Abraham , Manfred Goldberg BEM, Mala Tribich MBE, Arek Hersh MBE, Yvonne Bernstein, Appolinaire Kageruka, Ernest Simon, Dzemal Paratusic and Isam Agieb light candles at the UK Holocaust Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony in Westminster on January 27, 2020 in London, England."
"Auschwitz Memorial Commemorates 75th Anniversary Since Liberation"
via: Getty Images"Participants stand at candles near the railroad tracks and an illuminated guard tower at the former Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp during the official ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp on January 27, 2020 near Oswiecim, Poland. International leaders, as well as approximately 200 survivors and their families, are gathering today at Auschwitz today to attend the commemoration. The Nazis killed an estimated one million people at the camp during the World War II occupation of Poland by Nazi Germany. The Soviet Army liberated the camp on January 27, 1945."
"Afghanistan Aviation Incident"
via: Getty Images"In this photograph taken on January 27, 2020 the wreckage of a US Bombardier E-11A jet is seen after it crashed in mountainous territory of Deh Yak district in Ghazni Province. - A US military jet crashed in mountainous territory in eastern Afghanistan, where there is a heavy Taliban presence, the Pentagon confirmed on January 27, rejecting the insurgents' suggestions that it was shot down."
"LEGO Group X Camille Walala: HOUSE OF DOTS"
via: Getty Images"New LEGO building concept - LEGO DOTS - unveiled through immersive installation imagined by artist Camille Walala."
"Concern In China As Mystery Virus Spreads"
via: Getty Images"A Chinese man wears a protective mask as he walks in a large empty shopping area that would usually be busy during the Chinese New Year and Spring Festival holiday on January 28, 2020 in Beijing, China."
via: Getty Images"A couple wearing face masks kiss on an underground metro train as another passenger (R) is reflected on a platform glass door during a Lunar New Year of the Rat public holiday in Hong Kong on January 27, 2020, as a preventative measure following a coronavirus outbreak which began in the Chinese city of Wuhan."
"Auschwitz Memorial Commemorates 75th Anniversary Since Liberation"
via: Getty Images"A man wearing a yarmulka stands next to the main tower at the entrance to the former Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, which is covered under a large tent, prior to the official ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the camp on January 27, 2020 near Oswiecim, Poland."
via: Getty Images"The main tower at the entrance to the former Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, which is covered under a large tent, stands illuminated during the official ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the camp."
"Daily Life In Wuhan During Lockdown"
via: Getty Images"A woman checks her son's forehead on January 27, 2020 in Wuhan, China. As the death toll from the coronavirus reaches 80 in China with over 2700 confirmed cases, the city remains on lockdown for a fourth day."
"President Trump Welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu To White House"
via: Getty Images"U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on January 27, 2020 in Washington, DC. President Trump said tomorrow he will announce the administration's much-anticipated plan to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict."
"Kobe Bryant Reportedly Killed In Helicopter Crash In Calabasas Hills"
via: Getty Images"Wreckage of the crashed helicopter that was carrying former NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna smolders on the ground on January 26, 2020 in Calabasas, California."
"Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren Campaigns In Eastern Iowa"
via: Getty Images"Jonathan Van Ness, of the Netflix series Queer Eye, introduces Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) during a campaign rally at The NewBo City Market on January 26, 2020 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The 2020 Iowa Democratic caucuses will take place on February 3, making it the first nominating contest for the Democratic Party in choosing their presidential candidate to face Donald Trump in the 2020 general election."
"Kobe Bryant Tribute"
via: Getty Images"People gather around a makeshift memorial for former NBA and Los Angeles Lakers player Kobe Bryant after learning of his death, at LA Live plaza in front of Staples Center in Los Angeles on January 26, 2020. - Nine people were killed in the helicopter crash which claimed the life of NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter."
"Iran Aviation Accident"
via: Getty Images"This picture taken on January 27, 2020 in Iran's southwestern city of Bandar-e Mahshahr shows a Caspian Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft which landed on a highway after it overshot the highway during its approach. No casualties were reported according to state television. - The jet was flying from Tehran's Mehrabad Airport with 135 passengers plus the plane's crew. A state TV reporter traveling on the plane told the broadcaster that the aircraft's "back wheel had broken off, as we saw it was left on the runway" and said the plane had been moving with no wheels before it ground to a halt."
via: Getty Images"Survivors of the Auschwitz concentration camp walk by the main gate bearing the motto Arbeit Macht Frei at the former Auschwitz I site on January 27, 2020 in Oswiecim, Poland."
"Dozens Dead After 6.8 Earthquake In Eastern Turkey"
via: Getty Images"Earthquake survivors spend the night as they sit around a fire near a makeshift tent in a park on January 25, 2020 in Elazig, Turkey. The 6.8-magnitude earthquake injured more than 1000 people and left some 30 trapped in the wreckage of toppled buildings. Turkey sits on top of two major fault-lines and earthquakes are frequent in the country."
"Israel Palestine Conflict"
via: Getty Images"This picture taken around sunrise on January 26, 2020 from Nablus in the occupied West Bank of a general view of its eastern valley shows the Askar (foreground) Palestinian refugee camp in "Area A" of the West Bank (full Palestinian civil and security control), and Beit Fureik (background) partially between "Area B" (Palestinian civil control and joint Israeli-Palestinian security control) and "Area C" (full Israeli civil and security control)."
"30 Provinces Launch The First Level Response To Major Public Health Emergencies In China"
via: Getty Images"A health worker checks the temperature of women entering the subway on January 26, 2020 in Beijing, China."
via: Getty Images"People walk along a beach near the estuary of the river Le Tech in Argeles-sur-Mer, southeastern France, on January 26, 2020, where wood was washed ashore following storm Gloria. - The death toll from a violent storm that has wrought havoc across huge swathes of Spain's eastern and southern coastline rose to 11 on January 23. Storm Gloria also hit parts of southern France, causing the evacuation of 1,500 people in the Pyrenees-Orientales region."
"Emilianio Sala Tributes"
via: Getty Images"Supporters pay tribute to late Nantes' Argentinian forward Emilianio Sala who died one year ago in a plane crash before the L1 football match between Nantes (FC Nantes) and FC Bordeaux at the La Beaujoire stadium in Nantes, western France, on January 26 2020."
"Chile's Protest Crisis"
via: Getty Images"A vehicle of the Chilean Police is attacked by demonstrators during clashes which erupted during a protest against the government of President Sebastian Pinera, in Santiago, on January 24, 2020. - Demonstrations which began on October 18, 2019, initially against a modest metro fare hike, quickly escalated and left 29 people dead amid accusations of a heavy-handed response from security forces."
"Mexico's Children Of Violence"
via: Getty Images"A boy looks on as he holds a makeshift gun as the Regional Coordinator of Community Authorities (CRAC-PF) community police force teaches a group of children how to use weapons, at a basketball court in the village of Ayahualtempan, Guerrero State, Mexico, on January 24, 2020. - The CRAC-PF vigilante group trains children as young as five so they can protect themselves from drug-related criminals groups operating in the area."
"Loyalists Protest At Bloody Sunday Memorial March"
via: Getty Images"Loyalist supporters demonstrate as a Republican group march through the city to commemorate the anniversary of Bloody Sunday on January 25, 2020 in Glasgow, Scotland. This month marks forty-eight years since the infamous events of 1972 when 14 unarmed civilians were killed by British soldiers during a protest march in the Bogside estate of Derry, Northern Ireland."
"China's Health Crisis"
via: Getty Images"Medical staff members wearing protective clothing to help stop the spread of a deadly virus which began in the city, arrive with a patient at the Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan on January 25, 2020. - The Chinese army deployed medical specialists on January 25 to the epicenter of a spiraling viral outbreak that has killed 41 people and spread around the world, as millions spent their normally festive Lunar New Year holiday under lockdown."
"Filippinos Celebrate The Lunar New Year In Manila"
via: Getty Images"Performers blowing flames from their mouth as they perform in a street in Manilas Chinatown on January 25, 2020 in Manila, Philippines. Lunar New Year celebrations pushed through in the Philippines despite a threat of a deadly coronavirus which emerged last month in the city of Wuhan in China and has spread to other countries, infecting hundreds and killing dozens. The Lunar New Year also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, falls on January 25 this year and marks the Year of the Rat."
"Coronavirus Fears Worsen"
via: Getty Images"A passenger wearing a protective mask walks into Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing on January 24, 2020."
"Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe"
via: Getty Images"An elderly visitor walks among stellae at the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, which commemorates Jews murdered by the Nazis in the Holocaust, on January 24, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. January 27th will mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp, the most notorious of the many Nazi concentration camps."
"Indonesians Mark The Lunar New Year"
via: Getty Images"A woman burns incense sticks as she prays during Lunar New Year's Eve celebrations at Fuk Ling Miau temple on January 24, 2020 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia."
via: Getty Images"Riot police are reached by a petrol bomb during clashes with demonstrators protesting against the government of President Sebastian Pinera, in Santiago, on January 24, 2020."
"Riot Police in Chile"
via: Getty Images"Riot police confront demonstrators during clashes which erupted during a protest against the government of President Sebastian Pinera, in Santiago, on January 24, 2020."
"York Minster Commemorates International Holocaust Day With 600 Candles"
via: Getty Images"The Reverend Canon Dr. Christopher Collingwood, Canon Chancellor of York Minster and Joshua Daniels from University of York Jewish Society light some of the 600 candles shaped as a Star of David on the floor of the Chapter House of York Minster as part of a commemoration for Holocaust Memorial Day on January 23, 2020 in York, England."
"Mexico to USA Migration Caravan"
via: Getty Images"Members of the Mexican National Guard scuffle with Central American migrants - mostly Hondurans heading in a caravan to the US - in Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas State, Mexico, on January 23, 2020. - Hundreds of Central American migrants surged into Mexico Thursday, wading unopposed across a river on the Guatemalan border where Mexican troops had used tear gas earlier in the week to keep them back."
via: Getty Images"This aerial photo on January 24, 2020 shows excavators at the construction site of a new hospital being built to treat patients from a deadly virus outbreak in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province. China is rushing to build a new hospital in a staggering 10 days to treat patients at the epicenter of a deadly virus outbreak that has stricken hundreds of people, state media reported on January 24."
"French Unions Call For Members To March Against Pension Reforms"
via: Getty Images"Members of the CGT Union dressed as traditional cleaners perform a flash dance near Place de la Republique on January 24, 2020 in Paris, France. The day marks the 51st consecutive day of strikes and the 7th day of national strike dubbed ‘Black Friday’ by the CFE-CGC, CGT, FO, FSU Unions organising the strikes and calling for a massive protest against President Macron’s controversial pension reform on the day that it is formally presented in the Council of Ministers."
"Britain Celebrates Chinese New Year"
via: Getty Images"Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacts as he hosts a Chinese New Year reception at 10 Downing Street in central London on January 24, 2020."
"Fire Danger Increases In NSW As Temperatures Soar Across State"
via: Getty Images"Rural Fire Service firefighters extinguish a fire on a property on January 23, 2020 in Moruya, Australia. Temperatures are expected to reach 40 degrees in Sydney and a total fire ban is in place across a number of regions including the Shoalhaven, Hunter, Illawarra, Sydney and the southern and central ranges due to the forecast hot and windy conditions."
"Fire Danger Increases In NSW As Temperatures Soar Across State"
via: Getty Images"Flying embers are seen from a burnt out area on January 23, 2020 in Moruya, Australia."
"Richard Ratcliffe Arrives For Meeting With Boris Johnson"
via: Getty Images"Richard Ratcliffe, husband of the jailed British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe currently being held in Iran, arrives with mother Barbara Ratcliffe and daughter Gabriella Ratcliffe in Downing Street to meet with Prime Minister Boris Johnson on January 23, 2020 in London, England. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is meeting with the family of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe today. The British-Iranian citizen has been detained in Iran since April 2016 over spying allegations."