Pope Francis delivers his Sunday Easter Mass 'Urbi et Orbi' (Latin for 'to the city and the world') benediction in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican in Vatican City on April 20, 2014. The pope prayed for an end to all war and conflict as he addressed tens of thousands of the Roman Catholic faithful.
Members of the Iranian army march in a parade marking National Army Day in front of the mausoleum of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini in Tehran, Iran, April 18, 2014. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivered a moderate speech calling for peace and dialogue.
Chelsea Clinton speaks at 'A No Ceilings Conversation' at the Lower Eastside Girls Club where she also announced she was pregnant in New York City on April 17, 2014. Former President Bill Clinton attends Rainforest Concert.
President Barack Obama welcomes the Wounded Warrior Project’s Soldier Ride to the White House in celebration of the seventh annual Soldier Ride, in Washington, D.C. on April 17, 2014. The Soldier Ride is a cycling event to help Wounded Warriors restore their physical and emotional well-being.
Israeli Jews visit the contested town of Hebron on the West Bank during the festival of Passover. Thousands of Israelis and tourists visit to pray beside the graves of Abraham, Isaac, Rebecca, Leah and Jacob. In Jerusalem, leavened products are burned.
Land Rover reveals its Discovery Vision Concept vehicle at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City on April 14, 2014. Land Rover has revealed a long-term global partnership with Richard Branson's pioneering commercial spaceline, Virgin Galactic.
The 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on April 12, 2014. The GLAAD Media Awards bring celebrities, corporate partners, media professionals, and young adults together in support of GLAAD's mission to amplify the voice of the LGBT community and achieve full equality.
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