The Most Powerful Pictures From Around The World This Week

04/09/2015 13:49 BST | Updated 04/09/2015 13:59 BST


This week saw the tragic death of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi, his brother and mother as they perished trying to reach the shores of Turkey and the truly powerful image has raised the awareness of refugees around the world.

Pictures of the week brings you the most powerful pictures over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland and Tahira Mirza.

Pictures of the Week