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Oct 10, 2017

The Photos Of 2017 Week 40

The Photos Of 2017 Week 40

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

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The contents of a damaged home can be seen as recovery efforts continue following Hurricane Maria near town of Comerio, Puerto Rico LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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Municipal workers push an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga after it was immersed in the waters of Ganges river after the end of the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS

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People attend a protest one day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona SUSANA VERA/REUTERS

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A pair of cowboy boots is shown in the street outside the concert venue after a mass shooting at a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas STEVE MARCUS/REUTERS

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A man looks at kebabs cooking on the street side in Rawalpindi CAREN FIROUZ/REUTERS

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An abandoned fibreglass boat used by migrants is seen from the migrant search and rescue vessel MV Seefuchs of the German NGO Sea-Eye in the search and rescue zone in international waters off the coast of Libya DARRIN ZAMMIT LUPI/REUTERS

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Rain clouds gather over central Bangkok ATHIT PERAWONGMETHA/REUTERS

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German Unification Day celebrations in Mainz KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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A candlelight vigil is pictured on the Las Vegas strip following a mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival in Las Vegas CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Catalan regional police officers walk through a street covered with ballots for the banned independence referendum thrown by people outside People's Party (PP) regional headquarters during a protest in Barcelona JON NAZCA/REUTERS

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Rohingya refugees who arrived from Myanmar pick up their children and belongings to make their way to a relief centre in Teknaf DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS

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Flags at half staff in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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Visitors ride a swing ride during the last day of the 184th Oktoberfest in Munich Michael Dalder/REUTERS

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A Saudi woman swings at a park in Jeddah STRINGER/REUTERS

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President Trump throws a roll of paper towels to residents gathered in a chapel while visiting areas damaged by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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People work in San Diego, California, U.S., at the construction site of prototypes for U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico, in this picture taken from the Mexican side of the border in Tijuana, Mexico JORGE DUENES/REUTERS

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Workers rappel down along a sphere of the Brussels' iconic monument Atomium during its annual cleaning FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS

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Dancers hold their 'El Nabout' canes as they talk while resting during a practice session of Tahteeb, an ancient form of martial arts and dance, in Sohag MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY/REUTERS

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A member of the audience hands a P45 form (termination of employment tax form) to Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May as she addresses the Conservative Party conference in Manchester PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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Iraqi army members ride on a tank on the outskirts of Hawija STRINGER/REUTERS

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Residents light candles and play with glow sticks under full moon as they celebrate Mid-Autumn or Lantern Festival at a park in Hong Kong BOBBY YIP/REUTERS

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Scientist Jacques Dubochet poses after the news conference after winning the 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, at the University of Lausanne in Lausanne DENIS BALIBOUSE/REUTERS

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An actor takes part in an anti-terror drill at the Santa Lucia train station in Venice MANUEL SILVESTRI/REUTERS

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Press board Air Force One in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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Charlotte Carroll poses as she arrives for the opening night gala and screening of the film "Breathe" during the British Film Institute London Film Festival at Leicester Square in London PETER NICHOLLS/REUTERS

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Bry Thompson wipes away tears at a makeshift memorial in the middle of Las Vegas Boulevard following the mass shooting in Las Vegas CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Boats participating in Clipper Round the World Yacht Race leave Punta del Este harbour ANDRES STAPFF/REUTERS

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A Free Syrian Army fighter holds a weapon as he stands on a military vehicle in the rebel-held area, in the town of Dael ALAA AL-FAQIR/REUTERS

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Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana aims an automatic rifle during the turnover ceremony of China's urgent military assistance to the Philippines at the military camp in Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon city, metro Manila ROMEO RANOCO/REUTERS

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Participants wearing the traditional "fundoshi" or loin cloth attend an event to pick trash on the streets in Tokyo KIM KYUNG-HOON/REUTERS

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Action sports performer Pastrana somersaults on his motorbike as he jumps between two barges on the River Thames with the O2 Arena sports venue seen behind, in London, Britain TOBY MELVILLE/REUTERS

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The moon rises as well-wishers line up to pay respect to late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the Grand Palace in Bangkok ATHIT PERAWONGMETHA/REUTERS

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A mahout walks with an elephant during a daily swim in a River at Pinnawal elephant orphanage near Pinnawala village in Rambukkana DINUKA LIYANAWATTE/REUTERS

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A boat is seen on the Yenisei River in the Siberian Taiga area outside Krasnoyarsk ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS

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An installation of an inflatable Rubber Duck made by Dutch artist, Florentijn Hofman, is seen in Valparaiso port RODRIGO GARRIDO/REUTERS

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Oil tanker is seen at sunset anchored off the Fos-Lavera oil hub near Marseille JEAN-PAUL PELISSIER/REUTERS

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A photograph hangs from one of the 58 white crosses set up for the victims of the Route 91 music festival mass shooting in Las Vegas CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Indonesia's army forces shout slogans during celebrations for the 72nd anniversary of the Indonesia military, in Cilegon BEAWIHARTA/REUTERS

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U.S. Navy Blue Angels flight demonstration squadron fly over San Francisco Bay in San Francisco, California STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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A worker checks the dryness of firecrackers at a factory ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights on the outskirts of Ahmedabad AMIT DAVE/REUTERS

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Participants perform Shalabhasana, a form of yoga, during a competition in Chandigarh AJAY VERMA/REUTERS

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Palestinian protesters run for cover during clashes with Israeli troops at a protest in the West Bank city of Hebron MUSSA ISSA QAWASMA/REUTERS

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Thyssenkrupp's elevator test tower is pictured in Rottweil MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

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A stag deer walks early in the morning during the rutting season in Richmond Park in London, Britain TOBY MELVILLE/REUTERS

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The Wider Image: Destroyed bridge imperils village cut off by Hurricane Maria ALVIN BAEZ/REUTERS

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Workers board up a broken window at the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Buildings damaged by Hurricane Maria are seen in Lares, Puerto Rico LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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Snow covered trees are seen at Lake Koenigssee MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

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Femen activist stages performance during protest against Putin in Kiev VALENTYN OGIRENKO/REUTERS

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu laughs as crowds gather to celebrate his bithday by unveiling an arch in his hounour outside St Georges Cathedral in Cape Town MIKE HUTCHINGS/REUTERS

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Emergency services personnel wheel a woman in a wheelchair to a nearby ambulance near the Natural History Museum, after a car mounted the pavement, in London DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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A fighter of Syrian Democratic Forces fixes his hair using a broken mirror at the frontline in Raqqa ERIK DE CASTRO/REUTERS

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Conor Benn vs Nathan Clarke LEE SMITH/Action Images via Reuters

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A musician walks in the French Quarter as Hurricane Nate approaches the U.S. Gulf Coast in New Orleans Jonathan Bachman/REUTERS

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Migrants wait to be transported to a detention center, in the coastal city of Sabratha HANI AMARA/REUTERS

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Formula One F1 - Japanese Grand Prix 2017 - Suzuka Circuit, Japan TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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People hold a large flag of Spain as they take part in a pro-union demonstration organised by the Catalan Civil Society organisation in Barcelona GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS

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Sailing boats gather during the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbour STEFANO RELLANDINI/REUTERS

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Married women show their hands decorated with henna while they dance during celebrations to mark the Hindu festival of Karva Chauth, in Chandigarh AJAY VERMA/REUTERS

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People watch as a helicopter dumps water on a fire at a construction goods market on the northwestern edge of Moscow MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS

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Fireworks fill the sky during the Diwali lights switch on in Leicester, Britain DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS

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Bullfighter Adrian Henche performs a pass to a bull during the Pilar's bullfighting fair at Las Ventas bullring in Madrid JAVIER BARBANCHO/REUTERS

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Egyptians celebrate their victory in a soccer match against Congo that qualifies Egypt for the World Cup, in Cairo MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY/REUTERS

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NFL: Seattle Seahawks at Los Angeles Rams Kirby Lee/USA Today Sports

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Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong who is on trial for the killing of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader, is escorted as she arrives at the Department of Chemistry in Petaling Jaya LAI SENG SIN/REUTERS

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A supporter of the opposition National Super Alliance wears oranges during a protest calling for the sacking of election board officials involved in August's cancelled presidential vote, in Nairobi BAZ RATNER/REUTERS

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Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May, arrives at 10 Downing Street in central London TOBY MELVILLE/REUTERS

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Hundreds of sheep gather as French farmers (rear) stage a protest against the government's "Plan loup" (wolf project) as they seek to protect their stock against attacks by wolves, in Lyon ROBERT PRATTA/REUTERS

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A Rohingya refugee man hols his child as he swims to cross Myanmar-Bangladesh border in Palang Khali MOHAMMAD PONIR HOSSAIN/REUTERS

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Handout photo of an aerial photo of the devastation left behind from the North Bay wildfires north of San Francisco HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A demonstrator is detained by riot police during a rally against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago STRINGER/REUTERS

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2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Wales vs Republic of Ireland JOHN SIBLEY/Action Images via Reuters

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