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A woman dances in front of riot police during a demonstration in the Kadikoy neighborhood of Istanbul against the eviction of a squatted building. (Photograph by Ozan Kose—AFP/Getty Images) TIME's best pictures of the week.

The Revolution


The voice of my childhood The nostalgic feelings of home Going to school in the morning Crossing bridges of Baghdad With the sun rising up high And her angelic voice injecting Both warmth and energy.

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Revellers photograph fireworks over the Arc de Triomphe as they celebrate the New Year on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, France, on January (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Oslavy příchodu nového roku v japonské Yokohamě (1. ledna 2015)

People are gathered as fireworks explode over the Yokohama port during new year celebrations in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Thursday, Jan.

#BerkinElvan 12.03.2014 okmeydanı istanbul türkiye

#BerkinElvan 12.03.2014 okmeydanı istanbul türkiye

Gay rights

(I don't believe that God hates gays) but isn't this sign so true? Gay guys are just so adorable and so beautiful!