The World in Photos This Week

Buffalo fight in Vietnam; worshipers dance in Rio; and a nun catches a glimpse of Pope Francis in Washington.

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U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping stand during a state arrival ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House, Sept. 25.

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Pakistani Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Lahore on Sept. 25.

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Horses take their morning exercise at Newmarket, England, on Sept. 25.

 

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An Indian boys walks up the steps of an ancient stepwell in a village in Rajasthan, India, on Sept. 24.

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A green laser ray is emitted above Lyon, France, to calculate the variations of light speed in the atmosphere on Sept. 24.

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Kamba, a western lowland gorilla, rests while holding her one-day-old son at the Brookfield Zoo on Sept. 24 in Brookfield, Illinois.

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A nun listens as Pope Francis addresses the U.S. Congress on Sept. 24 in Washington, D.C.

 

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A Kurdish Syrian migrant plays with 3-year-old Kurdish Syrian refugee at a temporary shelter constructed from shipping containers on Sept. 23 in Berlin, Germany.

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Two children draw color into the image of Pope Francis as they wait for him to visit the Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., on Sept. 24.

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Kyle Mitrione dives 90 feet into water below next to the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, during the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.

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Pope Francis waves to a crowd from the balcony of the US Capitol building on Sept. 24 in Washington, D.C.

 

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Driver Stuart Whitter stands in front of his locomotive engine during a maintenance check-up on Sept. 24 in Grosmont, England.

 

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South Korean prostitutes hide their identities as they participate in a rally against an anti-sex law on Sept. 23 in Seoul, South Korea.

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An archaeologist works on a skull that was found at Westminster Abbey in London, England, on Sept. 21.

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Migrants clamor for food as they walk toward Austria on Sept. 22 in Hegyeshalom, Hungary.

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Migrants pose for photographs as they wait for taxis to take them to Vienna after crossing the border from Hungary on Sept. 22.

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A "Right to Life" protester prays during a sit-in in front of a proposed Planned Parenthood location in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 21.

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Two buffalos fight during a festival in Do Son, Vietnam, on Sept. 21.

 

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Afro-Brazilian worshippers dance at a march for religious freedom on Sept. 20 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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A man wearing a traditional Bavarian leg garment participates in an Oktoberfest parade on Sept. 20 in Munich, Germany.

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Youngsters wave Cuban and Vatican flags during the arrival of Pope Francis at Jose Marti International Airport on Sept. 19 in Havana, Cuba.

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Saudi emergency personnel and Hajj pilgrims push a wounded person in a wheelchair at the site of a stampede in Mina, Saudi Arabia, on Sept. 24.

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