Pictures of the Week: April 13 – April 20

Lightbox April 13, 2012
Mohamed Messara—EPA
April 13, 2012. Algerian firefighters lay the body of Algeria's first post-independence president, Ahmed Ben Bella, to rest during funeral processions in Algiers, Algeria.

From centennial celebrations of the birth of Kim Il-Sung in North Korea and attacks in Afghanistan to the moving of the space shuttle Discovery and Nepalese New Year, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

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