Welcome to "Moving Image," our slideshow of the best photos of the week from around the world.

The following photos tell the story of the most compelling events this week, capturing happenstance moments and monumental occurrences with a single click. The images that stopped us in our tracks the past seven days ranged from snapshots of gas-mask wearing men in Turkey to a stunning line of camels in Saudi Arabia.

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments section and check back next week to see new images.

This story appears in Issue 54 of our weekly iPad magazine, Huffington, in the iTunes App store, available Friday, June 21.

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  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    A sand storm envelops camels in the desert region of al-Hasa, some 370 km east of the Saudi capital Riyadh, on June 16, 2013. (Fayez Nureldine / AFP / Getty Images)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    A reenactor dresses as a knight before staging a medieval jousting competition at Eltham Palace on June 16, 2013 in Eltham, England. The 'Grand Medieval Joust' event at Eltham Palace, an English Heritage property which was the childhood home of King Henry VIII, aims to give a great insight into life at the palace during the medieval period. (Oli Scarff / Getty Images)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    People in the Divan Istanbul Hotel wear gas masks as riot police fire tear gas to disperse the crowd near the Gazi Park on June 15, 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey. Istanbul has seen protests rage on for days, with two protesters and one police officer killed. What began as a protest over the fate of Taksim Gezi Park turned into a wider demonstration over Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's policies. Erdogan has delivered a final warning after a 24-hour deadline to clear Taksim Square and Gazi park passed. (Lam Yik Fei / Getty Images)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    Children in the Alexandra Township stand next to a mural of Nelson Mandela on June 15,2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The former South African President and leader of the anti-apartheid movement is spending a seventh night in hospital and is reported to be responding better to treatment for a recurring lung infection. (Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images)

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    A beached whale art installation by the Belgian collective 'Captain Boomer' lies on the shore of the river Thames at Greenwich on June 20, 2013 in Greenwich, England. The 17 metre long fibreglass whale, surrounded by performers appearing to conduct scientific investigations, aims to draw attention to Londons whaling history and the increasing number of whales and dolphins spotted around the UK coastline. (Oli Scarff / Getty Images)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie cheer Queen Elizabeth II's horse Estimate to victory in the Gold Cup on Ladies Day of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 20, 2013 in Ascot, England. (Max Mumby / Indigo / Getty Images)

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    The sun goes down over the Sulymaniye Mosque on June 17, 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey. (Jamie McDonald / Getty Images)

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    Indian children play at dusk on the outskirts of the eastern Indian city of Bhubaneswar, India, Thursday, June 20 2013. (Biswaranjan Rout / AP)

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    Children play soccer with their father at Mucuripe beach in Fortaleza, Brazil, Sunday, June 16, 2013. Fortaleza is a host city of the Confederations Cup match between Brazil and Mexico next Wednesday, June 19. (Andre Penner / AP)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    A Bahraini anti-government protester reacts to tear gas fired by riot police during clashes in Bilad al-Qadeem village, Bahrain, on Saturday, June 15, 2013. Days after the government announced it had arrested key members of the February 14 group, the group called on Bahrainis to sit outside their houses in a show of defiance and to hold rallies Saturday, prompting clashes with riot police in villages throughout the Gulf island kingdom. (Hasan Jamali / AP)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    In this photo taken late Tuesday, June 18, 2013 a traffic jam forms on a highway blocked because of a fire at a military depot near Chapaevsk in the Samara region of southern Russia. Exploding shells set off a fire that was triggering explosions Wednesday at a military depot in southern Russia, injuring about 30 people and causing the evacuation of more than 6,000 from a nearby village, investigators and emergency workers said. (Anatoly Bazhukov / AP)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    People enjoy hot and sunny weather at a public swimming pool on June 19, 2013 in Prague, Czech Republic. As a heat wave hits the central Europe region, the Czech capital of Prague enjoyed a record temperature of 36 degree Celsius. (Matej Divizna / Getty Images)

  • MOVING IMAGE (June 15 - June 21)

    Stunt driver and motorcyclists perform in the well of death on June 20, 2013 in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir, India. The barrel-shaped wooden cylinder popularly referred to as 'mout ka kuwan' ('Well of Death' is a major attraction at circus events as stunt drivers and motorcyclists virtually defy death to perform tricks. (Yawar Nazir / Getty Images)