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Oct 3, 2016

The Photos Of 2016 Week 40

The Photos Of 2016 Week 40

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

The Photos Of 2016 Week 40
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Colombian President Santos hands a lapel pin in shape of a dove to Marxist rebel leader Londono, better known by the nom de guerre Timochenko, after signing an accord ending a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people in Cartagena JOHN VIZCAINO/REUTERS

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One of the warning leaflets dropped by the Syrian army is seen in the rebel held Tariq al-Bab neighbourhood of Aleppo ABDALRHMAN ISMAIL/REUTERS

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton greets Melania Trump ahead of the start of the first debate between Republican U.S. presidential nominee Trump and Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Clinton at Hofstra University in Hempstead MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the conclusion of their first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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A nail house is seen in the middle of an area covered by a dust screen in Hangzhou CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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A motorcyclist falls along a road as Typhoon Megi hits Hualien TYRONE SIU/REUTERS

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Hats of the Miami Marlins lay on the pitchers mound after the game to honor teammate starting pitcher Jose Fernandez at Marlins Park. Jasen Vinlove/REUTERS

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Patrons at McGregor's Bar and Grill watch the first televised debate between Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in San Diego SANDY HUFFAKER/REUTERS

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A church choir performs during the Meskel Festival to commemorate the discovery of the true cross on which Jesus Christ was crucified on at the Meskel Square in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa TIKSA NEGERI/REUTERS

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A man walks past motorcycles damaged by Typhoon Megi in Hualien, eastern Taiwan TYRONE SIU/REUTERS

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The tanker carrying the first shipment of U.S. shale gas passes seals on a buoy as it travels to dock at Grangemouth in Scotland RUSSELL CHEYNE/REUTERS

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Philanthropist Maurice Ostro looks through his Ostro stone, the largest known blue topaz stone, for media at the Natural History Museum in London PETER NICHOLLS/REUTERS

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An aircraft flies past The Shard skyscraper in London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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A salt lake which is separated by a road, shows parts of it in different colours due to algae, in Yuncheng, Shanxi Province, China CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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A woman pours water over a child affected by teargas after clashes between police and street vendors in central Harare PHILIMON BULAWAYO/REUTERS

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Civil Defense members search for survivors at a site hit by an airstrike in the rebel-held al-Shaar neighbourhood of Aleppo ABDALRHMAN ISMAIL/REUTERS

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Head cook Fabian Martinez poses with pizza's decorated with the images of U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at Giordano's Pizzeria in Chicago JIM YOUNG/REUTERS

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Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, wave as they arrive at the airport in Whitehorse CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle the Loma Fire near Santa Cruz, California STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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A Hindu devotee offers prayers to a cow after taking a holy dip in the waters of Sangam, a confluence of three rivers, the Ganga, the Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, in Allahabad JITENDRA PRAKASH/REUTERS

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Hanjin Hungary and Hanjin Louisiana are docked at PSA's Tanjong Pagar terminal in Singapore EDGAR SU/REUTERS

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Members of the Shi'ite Badr Organisation undergo training before the upcoming battle to recapture Mosul in Diyala province STRINGER/REUTERS

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Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks at the recommissioning of the works by Liberty Steel Group at the Dalzell steel plant in Motherwell, RUSSELL CHEYNE/REUTERS

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Models use mobile phones as they wait backstage before the American designer Adam Andrascik Spring/Summer 2017 women's ready-to-wear collection for fashion house Guy Laroche during Fashion Week in Paris GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS

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Men transport a pig with a motorbike in Kinshasa GORAN TOMASEVIC/REUTERS

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A Marine, standing next to the Presidential limo, loses his cap from the propeller wash as U.S. President Barack Obama lands aboard Marine One at Fort Lee in Virginia KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, watch aboriginal dancers perform during a ceremony in Carcross, Yukon CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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A rescue worker is seen next to an overturned car at the site of a landslide caused by heavy rains brought by Typhoon Megi, in Sucun Village, Lishui CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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The coffin of former Israeli President Shimon Peres is seen inside a hearse as it is transferred from Tzrifim army base to Jerusalem, near Ramle, Israel YOSSI ZELIGER/REUTERS

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A storm approaches as a man carries his son while walking in a park overlooking the central business district of Sydney, Australia, DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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The Smog Free Ring made of compressed smog particles collected by the world's largest smog vacuum cleaner designed by Dutch artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde as part of his The Smog Free Project is presented at D-751 art zone in Beijing DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS

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About 23 giant pandas born in 2016 are seen on a display at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Saudi money changer, pictured through a glass, arranges U.S banknotes at a currency exchange shop in Riyadh FAISAL AL NASSER/REUTERS

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A member of the gallery stands inside a piece called "Passage", by artist Antony Gormley, which forms part of an exhibition entitled "Fit", at the White Cube gallery in London PETER NICHOLLS/REUTERS

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Onlookers view a New Jersey Transit train that derailed and crashed through the station in Hoboken STRINGER/REUTERS

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People visit La Cite du Vin, a Center for Wine and Civilizations devoted to the cultures of wine, in Bordeaux REGIS DUVIGNAU/REUTERS

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Students of Durban University of Technology sing at gates of Durban Magistrates Court where two students arrested during protests demanding free tertiary education appeared ROGAN WARD/REUTERS

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Red mangroves are seen at the Churute Mangroves Ecological Reserve in Guayaquil GUILLERMO GRANJA/REUTERS

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Tears stream down the cheeks of the daughter of Alfred Olango while she is embraced by her mother after the loss of Alfred Olango, as the family gathers at a news conference in San Diego, California PATRICK T. FALLON/REUTERS

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A man wades through a flooded street in Wenzhou CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a news conference upon his arrival from Vietnam trip at the International Airport in Davao city LEAN DAVAL JR/REUTERS

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Hungarian powdered paprika producer Szabo looks out of window in Batya LASZLO BALOGH/REUTERS

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View over the city out of the restroom at the board floor of Germany's Commerzbank in downtown Frankfurt KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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A man rides his mountain bike on a trail atop Eggerberg mountain as the sun rises in Noesslach DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS

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Italian policeman stands next to a painting by the Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh, that was stolen in Amsterdam 14 years ago, during a news conference in Naples CIRO DE LUCA/REUTERS

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Children play with water from a burst water pipe at a site hit yesterday by an air strike in Aleppo's rebel-controlled al-Mashad neighbourhood ABDALRHMAN ISMAIL/REUTERS

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Members of the Falash Mura Jewish Ethiopian community attend a prayer service at the HaTikvah Synagogue in Gondar TIKSA NEGERI/REUTERS

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Pope Francis releases a dove at the end of a visit to the Chaldean Catholic Church of St. Simon Bar Sabbae in Tbilisi ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS

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A giant panda cub falls from the stage while 23 giant pandas born in 2016 are seen on a display at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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An aerial view shows the crater of the Mexican Colima or "Fire" Volcano spewing gas and ash in this handout photo released to Reuters by Civil Protection of Jalisco HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A combination of pictures shows people taking photos of themselves in Tiananmen Square as they celebrate National Day in Beijing DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS

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A migrant watches as French riot police stand near during a protest near the area called the "jungle" where migrants live in Calais PASCAL ROSSIGNOL/REUTERS

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Daniel Bachman tries to high-five Britain's Prince George while Prince William looks on as they arrive to board a floatplane for their official departure from Canada in Victoria CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo of Australia drinks from his shoe as he celebrates on the podium. EDGAR SU/REUTERS

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Hungarian women wearing traditional costume leave a voting booth at a polling station during a referendum on EU migrant quotas in Veresegyhaz BERNADETT SZABO/REUTERS

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Castellers de Vilafranca form a human tower called "castell" during a biannual competition in Tarragona city ALBERT GEA/REUTERS

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U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton boards her campaign plane in Charlotte BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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View of a municipal board building after it was destroyed by Saudi-led air strikes in the northwestern city of Saada, Yemen NAIF RAHMA/REUTERS

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Morning mist sits over the Cropston Reservoir in Britain DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS

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Undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood arrives at the Old Bailey courthouse in London NEIL HALL/REUTERS

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Military family members are evacuated ahead of Hurricane Matthew from Guanntanamo Bay HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Demonstrating students disrupt lectures during protests demanding free tertiary education at the University of Cape Town in Cape Town MIKE HUTCHINGS/REUTERS

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Women gesture as people gather in an abortion rights campaigners' demonstration to protest against plans for a total ban on abortion in front of the ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) headquarters in Warsaw KACPER PEMPEL/REUTERS

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Russian President Putin drives a quad bike as he visits a reserve for Przewalski's horses outside Orenburg SPUTNIK/REUTERS

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LEGO statues for the South by South Lawn Festival are seen at the White House in Washington GARY CAMERON/REUTERS

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A woman protects herself from rain as Hurricane Matthew approaches in Les Cayes ANDRES MARTINEZ CASARES/REUTERS

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People enjoy the beach and waves on an autumn day along the coast in Carlsbad California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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