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Aug 1, 2016

The Photos Of 2016 Week 31

The Photos Of 2016 Week 31

Here's our selection of images from around the world from the last seven days.

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A member of the Maroubra Winter Seals swimming club prepares to dive into a rock pool as a fellow member swims underneath him at Maroubra Beach in Sydney, Australia, June 19, 2016. Picture taken June 19, 2016. DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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A police officer is seen in a facility for the disabled, where a knife-wielding man attacked, in Sagamihara KYODO/REUTERS

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A Bernie Sanders supporter and delegate holds up a sign in protest during the Convention Rules Committee report at the start of the first session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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A fire fighter battles the so-called Sand Fire in the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles, California GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Solar Impulse 2, a solar powered plane, arrives at an airport in Abu Dhabi, UAE JACK JABBOUR/REUTERS

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A supporter of former Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders wears tape across her mouth in protest on the floor at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama speaks during the first session at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia MARK KAUZLARICH/REUTERS

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Former Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders raises his fist as he takes the podium at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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David Fairman Jackson and Nikki Lynch Escobar hold one another during a prayer vigil outside of the Club Blu after a shooting attack at a nightclub in Fort Myers CHRIS TILLEY/REUTERS

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People sitting on a dam wait to catch fish from a flooded river in Dezhou CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Turkish soldiers stand guard as a Syrian refugee boy waits behind the border fences to cross into Turkey on the Turkish-Syrian border Osman Orsal/REUTERS

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Solar Impulse 2, the solar powered plane, piloted by Swiss pioneer Bertrand Piccard, is seen before landing in Abu Dhabi to finish the first around the world flight without the use of fuel HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A man who fell off a bridge while waiting to watch tidal wave struggles as waves come towards him, on the banks of Qiantang River in Hangzhou CHANCE CHAN/REUTERS

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Iraqi security forces members ride vehicles during a patrolling tour for the media at the oil fields in Basra ESSAM AL-SUDANI/REUTERS

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South Sudan's President Salva Kiir poses for a photograph with First Vice President Taban Deng Gai and Second Vice President James Wani Igga at the Presidential Palace in the capital of Juba STRINGER/REUTERS

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Police and rescue workers stand at the scene after two assailants had taken five people hostage in the church at Saint-Etienne-du -Rouvray near Rouen in Normandy STEVE BONET/REUTERS

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Senator Bernie Sanders reacts during the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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Satoshi Uematsu, suspected of a deadly attack at a facility for the disabled, is seen inside a police car as he is taken to prosecutors, at Tsukui police station in Sagamihara, Japan KYODO/REUTERS

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Four F22 Raptors fly in formation after a mid-air refueling exercise with a KC-135R Stratotanker as they participate in the multi-national military exercise RIMPAC in Honolulu, Hawaii. HUGH GENTRY/REUTERS

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Rescuers fight fire at a building in Huangshan CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Smoke from the Soberanes Fire combined with a marine layer reduces visibility over Bixby Bridge north of Big Sur MICHAEL FIALA/REUTERS

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Pilgrims wearing raincoats pray before the opening ceremony of World Youth Day in Krakow DAVID W CERNY/REUTERS

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EU Commission Vice-President Ansip and EU Commissioners Moedas and Vestager play "Pokemon Go" ahead of a meeting of the EU executive body in Brussels FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS

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General view shows Aleppo city © Hosam Katan / Reuters/REUTERS

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A boy rows his makeshift raft in the weed covered Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad AMIT DAVE/REUTERS

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Track-and-field athlete Isinbayeva reacts as she walks past Russian President Putin during his personal send-off for members of the Russian Olympic team at the Kremlin in Moscow MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS

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The Wider Image: Aspiring priest brings youth to the "Gang of Christ" DANIEL BECERRIL/REUTERS

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Fernando Reis of Brazil during practice. STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Members of the Congressional Black Caucus wave from the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania GARY CAMERON/REUTERS

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President Barack Obama takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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A supporter of the coalition group Democracy Spring is arrested after staging a sit in inside the perimeter walls of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

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A firefighter passes flames from the Soberanes Fire as it burns the Rancho San Carlos community of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California NOAH BERGER/REUTERS

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A lion sleeps inside his a cage at the Caricuao Zoo in Caracas CARLOS JASSO/REUTERS

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Democratic presidential nominee Clinton hugs U.S. President Obama as she arrives onstage at the end of his speech on the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia JIM YOUNG/REUTERS

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Seen in a long exposure photograph, the Soberanes Fire burns along ridges above Carmel-By-The-Sea NOAH BERGER/REUTERS

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A still image taken from an undated video posted on social media shows two men that the Islamic State said were the attackers of a church in France seated on the ground at an unknown location REUTERS TV/REUTERS

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Pope Francis greets the faithful as he arrives at the Jasna Gora shrine in Czestochowa AGENCJA GAZETA/REUTERS

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A child climbs onto a giant mockup laptop keyboard during a promotion event at a shopping centre in Beijing THOMAS PETER/REUTERS

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Three chairs honoring the slain Baton Rouge police officers are seen on stage before a memorial service at Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge JONATHAN BACHMAN/REUTERS

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IOC President Bach moves into the Olympic village in Rio de Janeiro IVAN ALVARADO/REUTERS

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Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski plays the flute during the ministers swearing in ceremony at the Government Palace in Lima GUADALUPE PARDO/REUTERS

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Chinese PLA Navy divers inspect a sunken tug boat during a salvage and EOD exercise offshore of Oahu while they are there to participate in the multi-national military exercise RIMPAC in Honolulu, Hawaii. HUGH GENTRY/REUTERS

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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her husband former president Bill Clinton react to the balloon drop after she accepted the nomination on the fourth and final night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia JIM YOUNG/REUTERS

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Pope Francis walks through Auschwitz's notorious gate during his visit to the former Nazi death camp POOL/REUTERS

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Workers remove scaffolding from a replica of planet earth after repairs at Science City in Ahmedabad AMIT DAVE/REUTERS

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San Diego police officers investigate the scene where an officer was fatally shot and another was injured at a traffic stop, in San Diego, MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Demonstrators sit next to a graffiti during a protest against the visit to Argentina by Mexico's President Pena Nieto in Buenos Aires MARCOS BRINDICCI/REUTERS

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump holds babies at a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Brazil's fan during a training session ahead of their international friendly soccer match between Brazil and Japan. UESLEI MARCELINO/REUTERS

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A resident of the Jupiter neighbourhood carries a sheep in her house after it was destroyed by a group of masked men in El Alto, Bolivia DAVID MERCADO/REUTERS

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Russian warships sail past exploding anti-missile ordnance during a rehearsal for the Navy Day parade in the far eastern port of Vladivostok, Russia YURI MALTSEV/REUTERS

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A tank's barrel is seen on the course of the Tank Biathlon competition during the International Army Games 2016 in Alabino MAXIM ZMEYEV/REUTERS

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Lituania's Danas Rapsys takes a selfie in a practice. EDGARD GARRIDO/REUTERS

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Women pose for a selfie at Ipanema Beach. NACHO DOCE/REUTERS

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Law enforcement officers examine the scene of a hot air balloon crash that killed 16 people in Maxwell RODOLFO GONZALEZ / Austin Americ/REUTERS

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Jennelyn Olaires, 26, weeps over the body of her partner, who was killed on a street by a vigilante group, according to police, in a spate of drug related killings in Pasay city, Metro Manila, Philippines July 23, 2016. A sign on a cardboard found near the body reads: "Pusher Ako", which translates to "I am a drug pusher. CZAR DANCEL/REUTERS

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A ramp built for competitors' boats to reach the water hangs after collapsing at the Marina da Gloria in Rio de Janeiro PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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An injured member of Kurdish Peshmerga forces reacts as smoke rises after an attack at Bai Hassan oil station, northwest of Kirkuk AKO RASHEED/REUTERS

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Pope Francis waves at the pilgrims as he arrives at the Campus Misericordiae during World Youth Day in Brzegi near Krakow AGENCJA GAZETA/REUTERS

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A man jumps from the Old Bridge during 450th traditional diving competition in Mostar DADO RUVIC/REUTERS

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C-101 Aviojets from the Spanish Air Force aerobatic group Patrulla Aguila fly over a beach during an airshow in Torre del Mar JON NAZCA/REUTERS

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The sun rises behind a pier on the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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Anna Mears from Australia trains. PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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Skeletal remains, with iron shackles on their wrists, are laid in a row at the ancient Falyron Delta cemetery in Athens ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS/REUTERS

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Men inspect the wreckage of a Russian helicopter that had been shot down in the north of Syria's rebel-held Idlib province AMMAR ABDULLAH/REUTERS

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A military ship is seen near the Olympic rings at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro NACHO DOCE/REUTERS

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The grave of Army Captain Humayun Khan lies at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington JOSHUA ROBERTS/REUTERS

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Skulls are seen at the witch doctor kiosk during the day of offerings to the "Pachamama" (Mother Earth) in El Alto DAVID MERCADO/REUTERS

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