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James Burke-Dunsmore performs the role of Jesus in "The Passion of Jesus" by the Wintershall Players on Good Friday in Trafalgar Square in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BEN STANSALL / AFP/Getty Images

Onlookers watch as worshipers carrying bamboo torches march in the traditional Procession of the Torches through the historic center of town during Holy Week festivities in Paraty, Brazil.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mario Tama / Getty Images

Members of the Santisimo Cristo del Salvador brotherhood pray on the beach in Valencia, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Ramos / Getty Images

Father Fernando Ferrera kneels to wash feet of parishioners as part of the Holy Week celebration at Our Lady Queen of Angels Church in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Women light candles on Good Friday at St. Clement Christian Orthodox church in Skopje, Macedonia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Boris Grdanoski / Associated Press

Catholic worshipers transfer a statue of Jesus Christ from one church to another by wooden boat during Holy Week celebrations in Larantuka, Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ulet Ifansasti / Getty Images

Orthodox Christian pilgrims hold wooden crosses during a Good Friday procession in Jerusalem.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lior Mizrahi / Getty Images

Members of the El Nazareno brotherhood participate in the procession of Jesus of Nazareth in the indigenous town of Izalco, El Salvador.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSE CABEZAS / AFP/Getty Images

Mountaineer Dawa Tashi Sherpa, a survivor of an avalanche on Mt. Everest, lies in intensive care at Grandi International Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PRAKASH MATHEMA / AFP/Getty Images

A relative weeps as she waits for missing passengers of a sunken ferry at Jindo port in South Korea.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chung Sung-Jun / Getty Images

A police officer escapes a Molotov cocktail during clashes in Caracas, Venezuela.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUAN BARRETO / AFP/Getty Images

A Palestinian child gestures toward a member of the Israeli security forces in Jerusalem.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AHMAD GHARABLI / AFP/Getty Images

A member of the national emergency services personnel runs in front of a burning building following a reported barrel bombing attack in Aleppo, Syria.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BARAA AL-HALABI / AFP/Getty Images

An accused thief is in pain after being attacked by a man with a machete and sticks in Bangui, Central African Republic. Foreign journalists intervened and stopped the beating, as the crowd shouted, "He is a thief, he must die."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jerome Delay / Associated Press

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We highlight Good Friday and Holy Week from around the world in this installment of Pictures in the News. Starting in England, where an actor  performs the role of Jesus on the cross in “The Passion of Jesus” in Trafalgar Square; spectators watch as worshipers march while carrying bamboo torches during the traditional Procession of the Torches through the historic center in Paraty, Brazil; worshipers of the Santisimo Cristo del Salvador brotherhood pray around the crucifix on the beach in Valencia, Spain; and Father Fernando Ferrera kneels to wash feet of parishioners at Our Lady Queen of Angels Church in Los Angeles.

Kathmandu, Nepal: A Nepalese mountaineer lies in the intensive care unit at Grandi International Hospital in Kathmandu, after 12 Nepalese guides preparing routes up Mt. Everest for commercial climbers were killed by an avalanche. It was the most deadly mountaineering accident on the world’s highest peak.

Jindo-gun, South Korea: A relative weeps as she waits for missing passengers of a sunken ferry at Jindo port, where at least 28 people are reported dead, with 268 still missing.

Caracas, Venezuela: A member of the national police runs from fire after anti-government protesters threw a Molotov cocktail at them during clashes. Anti-government protests have rattled Venezuela since February, leaving at least 41 people dead and more than 600 injured, with opposing sides trading blame for the violence.

Aleppo, Syria: A member of the Syrian emergency services personnel runs in front of a burning building following a reported barrel bombing attack.

Add stops in Jerusalem, Indonesia, El Salvador and the Central African Republic to round out the report.

 

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