Photo: AP/Susan Walsh President Donald Trump salutes as he arrives to give the commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in New London, Conn.
May 19, 2017 09:20 AM
Check out Wednesday's highlighting photos from around the world.
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A tornado flattened a turkey farm near the trailer park Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Chetek, Wis., during powerful spring storms that battered an area from the South Plains of Texas to the Great Lakes.
Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
Georgians hold Georgian state flags during a march to mark the the Day of Unity and Holiness of the Family in Tbilisi, Georgia, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
Georgian LGBT activists attend a rally against homophobia outside the State Chancellery to mark international day against homophobia, in downtown Tbilisi, Georgia, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., takes questions from reporters at the Republican National Committee Headquarters in Washington, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera gestures as he is released from home confinement after 36 years in federal custody, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
A statue of Confederate general P.G.T. Beauregard is loaded onto a truck Wednesday, May 17, 2017, after it was removed from the entrance to City Park in New Orleans.
NBA sports commentator Shaquille O'Neal gives actor Breckin Meyer a lift at the Turner Network 2017 Upfront presentation at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in New York.
President Donald Trump poses for a photo with U.S. Coast Guard graduate Erin Leigh Reynolds during commencement exercises at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
Dallas Police officer Demarcus Black sheds tears as the names of fallen peace officers are read during a memorial service in downtown Dallas, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
The newest graduates of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy toss their covers in the air during commencement in New London, Conn., Wednesday, May 17, 2017, where President Donald Trump spoke.