The week in 30 photos – Officers reveal U.S. banknotes strapped to the legs of a man at a checkpoint in the Chinese city of Shenzhen on Wednesday, April 23. The man hid around $580,000 in excess cash.
The week in 30 photos – A man accused of being a thief lies in pain after being attacked by a man with a machete and sticks in Bangui, Central African Republic, on Friday, April 18. Foreign journalists intervened and stopped the beating as the crowd shouted "he is a thief, he must die." Police arrived and took the man into custody. He was then taken to a hospital for treatment under police surveillance before being brought before a prosecuting officer.
The week in 30 photos – Worshippers join for a sunrise service at the No Fences Cowboy Church on Easter Sunday, April 20, in Falkville, Alabama.
The week in 30 photos – NOAA's GOES-East satellite captures a stunning view of the Americas on Earth Day, Tuesday, April 22.
The week in 30 photos – Pope Francis is silhouetted as he leaves after his meeting with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama and his wife, Linda, at the Vatican, on Thursday, April 24.
The week in 30 photos – Women in traditional costumes are sprayed with water by men as members of the Margaretha Dance Group perform in the Museum Village in Nyiregyhaza, Hungary, on Monday, April 21.
The week in 30 photos – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiles with female soldiers after inspecting a multiple-rocket launching drill at an undisclosed location. The undated photo was released on Thursday, April 24, by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency.
The week in 30 photos – Performers dance through the street during the Lagos Carnival in Nigeria on Monday, April 21.
The week in 30 photos – Lightning strikes Museum Island in Berlin on Wednesday, April 23.
The week in 30 photos – Mist shrouds a man playing altinha, a soccer spinoff played on the beach, on Rio de Janeiro's Ipanema Beach on Monday, April 21.
The week in 30 photos – Turkish soldiers stand in line during the ceremony celebrating the 99th anniversary of ANZAC Day in the town of Canakkale, Turkey, on Thursday, April 24. ANZAC is the acronym for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. The day originally marked the landing of soldiers from both nations at Gallipoli, Turkey, in 1915. In the eight-month campaign fought there, 2,721 New Zealanders and 8,709 Australians died before the allied forces withdrew. The day is now a tribute to those who have died in all conflicts.
The week in 30 photos – On Earth Day, a greater adjutant stork flies by a picker looking for recyclable items at a garbage dump on the outskirts of Gawuhati, India, on Tuesday, April 22.
The week in 30 photos – An infant lies on the back of a woman during a ritual as she worships Sheetala Mata, the Hindu goddess of smallpox, during the Sheetala Puja in Kolkata, India, on Saturday, April 19.
The week in 30 photos – Wearing ghillie suits, Iranian army troops march in a parade marking National Army Day in front of the mausoleum of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini just outside Tehran on Friday, April 18.
The week in 30 photos – People gather to observe the Perimetral overpass after its partial demolition in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, April 20. The project is part of the city's redevelopment ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games.
The week in 30 photos – Chen Qingzu, 56, stands in a small room covered with his collection of bras in Sanya, China, on Tuesday, April 22. Chen has collected about 5,000 bras over 20 years after touring more than 30 colleges around the country for public benefit activities aiming to raise awareness of breast cancer.
The week in 30 photos – A boy climbs out of a charred shanty as he collects reusable materials after a fire razed a slum in Caloocan, Philippines, on Monday, April 21.
The week in 30 photos – A boy looks through the scope on a machine gun as a pro-Russian armed man stands guard outside the mayor's office in Slaviansk, Ukraine, on Sunday, April 20.