The world in photos this week

A selection of photos from some of the biggest news that you might have missed this week.


State leaders take part in a group photo for the G20 Summit held in eastern China’s Zhejiang province, September 4, 2016.

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Ng Han Guan/AP

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to a crowd during a campaign rally, September 6, 2016, in Greenville, North Carolina.

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Evan Vucci/AP

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, with “Today” show co-anchor Matt Lauer, left, speaks at the NBC Commander-In-Chief Forum held at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space museum aboard the decommissioned aircraft carrier Intrepid, New York, September 7, 2016.

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Andrew Harnik/AP

A girl holds a rifle in front of women loyal to the Houthi movement in Sanaa, Yemen, September 6, 2016.

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Khaled Abdullah/Reuters

A pilgrim prays at Mount Al-Noor, where Muslims believe Prophet Mohammad received the first words of the Koran, Saudi Arabia, September 7, 2016.

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Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters

Muslim pilgrims prepare themselves for Friday prayers in front of the Kaaba, Islam’s holiest shrine, at the Grand Mosque as the Hajj begins, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, September 9, 2016.

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Nariman El-Mofty/AP

Two men from a swimming pool look at a wildfire as it burns the nearby Benitachel village, eastern Spain, September 5, 2016. Firefighters are still working on a forest blaze near Valencia that forced the evacuation of around 1,000 people.

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Alberto Saiz/AP

An aerial view shows makeshift shelters, tents and containers where migrants live in what is known as the “Jungle,” a sprawling camp in Calais, France, September 7, 2016.

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Charles Platiau/Reuters

Russian navy ships and helicopters take a part in a landing operation during military drills at the Black Sea coast, Crimea, September 9, 2016.

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Pavel Golovkin/AP

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during their Men’s Singles Quarterfinals match at the 2016 US Open, September 6, 2016.

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Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA

Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris (25) intercepts the ball against the Carolina Panthers to set up a touchdown run during the second half their game, September 8, 2016, in Denver, Colorado.

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Joe Mahoney/AP

A performer in a wheelchair takes part in the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games’ opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

Artists dance in the rain at the end of the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, September 7, 2016.

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Silvia Izquierdo/AP

University students participate in a competition of folding quilts during military training, at the start of a new semester in Hengyang, Hunan Province, China, September 8, 2016.

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Phil Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of worldwide marketing, talks about the features on the new iPhone 7 earphone options, September 7, 2016, in San Francisco.

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Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP

A 120-meter wooden model of London’s 17th-century skyline burns on the River Thames after it was set alight for a retelling of the Great Fire of London, September 4, 2016 in London, England.

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John Phillips/Getty Images

Participants reenact the 1812 Battle of Borodino between Russia and the invading French army, for anniversary celebrations in Moscow, Russia, September 4, 2016.

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Sergei Karpukhin/Reuters

The “Tribute in Light” rises from the Lower Manhattan skyline, in advance of the 15th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, September 7, 2016.

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