The World in Photos This Week

South Koreans get married at a mass wedding ceremony; torrential rains flood parts of Indonesia; and Buddhists gather to celebrate the full moon.

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A refugee prays at the port of Piraeus, Greece, on Feb. 26, 2016. Michael Herzfeld writes about Europe's deep-seated racism toward Greece here.

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A Jewish Iranian woman casts her vote in Tehran on Feb. 26. Roshanak Taghavi writes about the exaggerated hopes for an economic recovery in Iran here.

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Thousands of Buddhist monks light lanterns at a temple in Bangkok during the "Makha Bucha" festival of the full moon on Feb. 22.

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Malaysians mark the end of the Chinese New Year by lighting flying candles on a beach outside Kuala Lumpur on Feb. 22.

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Models prepare backstage for a show during London Fashion Week on Feb. 22 in London, England.

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Tibetans attend the Sho Dun Festival at a Buddhist temple in the Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, China, Feb. 20.

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Russian and American crew members of an expedition scheduled for March 2016 to the International Space Station take a break from flight simulations at a training center in Zvyozdny Gorodok, Russia.

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A group of South Korean students pose for a selfie as they tour the Naksan "art village" in Seoul on Feb. 23.

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People watch as a screen displays "ghost protesters" during a protest in Seoul by Amnesty International in support of freedom of assembly and expression in South Korea on Feb. 24.

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Couples participate in a mass wedding held by the Unification Church in a suburb east of Seoul, South Korea, on Feb. 20.

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A priest blesses soldiers in an intercontinental ballistic missile division as they rehearse for the Victory Day military parade in Red Square, Moscow.

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Villagers watch Mount Sinabung erupt in North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Feb. 24.

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Women lay out red chili pepper to dry in Gaibandha, Bangladesh, on Feb. 23.

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Fighters loyal to Libya's internationally recognized government celebrate on Feb. 23 after a string of gains against Islamist militias including the Islamic State.

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A Syrian refugee woman plays with her children as she begs under a bridge north east of Beirut, Lebanon, on Feb. 24.

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A stray dog stands amid a dump yard of boat motors previously used to ferry refugees to Lesbos, Greece, on Feb. 23.

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Children play on the Rakiraki on Feb. 24 in Fiji.

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A man prays on Feb. 25 in a graveyard for thousands who downed in floods in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia.

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A young Brazilian man dives into a bay outside the Museum of the Future in Rio de Janeiro on Feb. 22.

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A Syrian rebel group loads a shell before launching it at Kurdish fighters in northern Aleppo on Feb. 20.

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