The World in Photos This Week

A coup targets Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, protests erupt in France, and floods hit Athens.

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Iranian children next to the rubble of their home in the village of Kouik, Iran on Nov. 15, two days after a 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck Iran's western Kermanshah province near the border with Iraq, leaving hundreds killed and thousands homeless.

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Construction cranes and the top of the new Munch Museum in Oslo, Norway emerge from heavy fog on Nov. 15.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visit the New Jerusalem Monastery near the town of Istra, outside Moscow, on Nov. 15.

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A family looks at a 39-foot whale that was found dead on Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Nov. 15.

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The sun sets behind a mosque in the besieged rebel-held town of Arbin, in the Eastern Ghouta suburbs of Damascus, Syria on Nov. 15.

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Christie's employees take bids for Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi in New York on Nov. 15. The 500-year-old oil painting depicting Jesus Christ sold for $450.3 million, setting a new art auction record.

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Fans of the Brazilian soccer club Corinthians cheer at a match against Fluminense in São Paulo, Brazil on Nov. 13. Corinthians secured the league title with three games remaining in the season.

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Indian government buildings in New Delhi shrouded by heavy smog on Nov. 16. According to the World Health Organization, Delhi is the world's 11th-most polluted city, with pollution levels that regularly exceed those of Beijing.

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Visitors at the new Tianjin Binhai Library in China on Nov. 14. The futuristic facility features undulating shelves painted to look like they're full of books.

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A minibus loaded with balloons driving along the coastal road in Gaza City on Nov. 16.

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A man walks past a military tank parked on a street in Harare, Zimbabwe on Nov. 16, a day after the military announced plans to arrest "criminals" close to the President Robert Mugabe.

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Dinosaur skeletons on display in the paleontology gallery at the National Museum of Natural History in Paris, France on Nov. 16.

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North Korean students illuminated by a public television screen walk past the central station in Pyongyang on Nov. 16.

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The damaged interior of a house in the town of Mandra, Greece, northwest of Athens, on Nov. 16, after heavy rainfall caused flooding the previous day.

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An image grab from AFP TV shows French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian during a meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Nov. 16. Hariri held talks with Le Drian, the most senior Western official he has met publicly since his resignation 12 days ago.

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A protestor in the French city of Nantes holds a flare during a nationwide protest day against the government's economic and social reforms, on Nov. 16.

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Kessim, the religious leaders of Israel's Ethiopian Jewish community, lead prayers on a hilltop overlooking the Temple Mount in Jerusalem during the Sigd holiday.

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People hold their mobile phones while standing to create the shape of a giant ribbon in front of the Catalan government headquarters in Barcelona, Spain on Nov. 16, during a demonstration calling for the release of jailed Catalan separatist leaders Jordi Sànchez and Jordi Cuixart.

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A man skates with his child at a synthetic ice rink on top of the Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 16.

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He Yiyi, a 21-year-old Chinese soccer player who lost a leg to childhood cancer, during a football match with a local team in Guangzhou, China. His story has earned him several endearing nicknames, including "Angel with Broken Wings," the "Ball King with One Leg," and "Magic Boy."

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Indonesian youths sit on a table while playing games surrounded by floodwaters after seasonal rains hit the town of Bandung, West Java province on Nov. 17.

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A view of the old city of Mosul, Iraq on Nov. 14. The famed area once boasted traditional houses, mosques, and churches but is now largely a deserted tangle of metal and rubble — littered with booby traps left behind by the Islamic State.

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during his Justice and Development Party's provincial leaders meeting in Ankara, on Nov. 17.

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Instructor James Lovell teaches student Santas during a training session at the Ministry of Fun Santa School in London on Nov. 16. At the school, a dozen trainee Father Christmases are getting their final instructions before heading out to Britain's department stores, tourist landmarks, and private parties for the holiday season.

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Rohingya refugee children play at Thankhali refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia on Nov. 16. More than 600,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh since a military crackdown in Myanmar in August triggered an exodus, straining resources in the impoverished country.

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