The World This Week in Photos

South Africa remembers Nelson Mandela, students from around the world compete to build the best robot, and violence escalates in the West Bank.

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Workers check power lines in China's eastern Anhui province on July 17.

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Fretilin party supporters participate in an election campaign rally in East Timor on July 19. East Timor's parliamentary election will take place on July 22.

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Seven-year-old Ben MacDonald submerses himself in Legos during Europe's largest Lego event at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Center on July 20 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and his wife Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, visit the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin on July 19.

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A member of the Israeli border guards looks through the scope of an assault rifle as he stands by a mural of late Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat at the Qalandiya checkpoint near the West Bank city of Ramallah on July 19.

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French President Emmanuel Macron welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Elysée Palace in Paris on July 16.

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A young boy holds a poster depicting former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Mandela during Mandela Day, which commemorates Mandela's birthday and his initiative against poverty, on July 18 in Cape Town.

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A Syrian rebel fighter from the Faylaq al-Rahman brigade fires a weapon in Ain Tarma, in the eastern Ghouta area, a rebel stronghold east of the capital Damascus on July 17.

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Scavengers collect valuable items to at a garbage dump in Jakarta on July 20.

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A member of Team Libya works on his team's robot during the first of two days of the First Global International Robot Olympics, an international robotic challenge, at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., on July 17.

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Syrian refugee families sit outside the German embassy in Athens on July 19 during a protest against delays in the reunification process with their families in Germany.

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An expatriate Venezuelan casts her ballot in Rio de Janeiro during an unofficial referendum held by the opposition party against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government on July 16.

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A plane drops water over a fire near houses in Castagniers, near Nice, France, on July 17.

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A Yemeni child is checked for cholera by a doctor at a makeshift hospital operated by Doctors Without Borders in Yemen's Hajjah province on July 16.

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A Zimbabwean national reacts as a member of the Red Ants, a municipal team tasked with evictions, supervises her eviction from an apartment inside the Fattis Mansion in downtown Johannesburg on July 19.

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Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima attend the unveiling of the National Monument for the MH-17 victims in Vijfhuizen, Holland, on July 17, 2017.

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13-year-old Izabayo leaves the boat where he spent the night with 10 other fishermen after another fishing night on Lake Kivu on July 17.

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte tells military personnel not give up their weapons so easily while facing the enemy on July 18.

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Swimmers gather at a water park in a leisure complex in Pyongyang on July 21.

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An Afghan man makes kebabs for customers early in the morning in Mazar-i-Sharif on July 19.

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Cocaine packets are shown during a press conference on July 20 in Hamburg, Germany.

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Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra hugs a woman as she arrives at the Supreme Court in Bangkok on July 21.

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An Indian rickshaw puller transports people to higher ground along a flooded street in Dimapur, in Nagaland state, on July 19.

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U.S. President Donald Trump examines U.S.-made products from all 50 states, including a Marucci baseball bat, at the White House during a "Made in America" product showcase event in Washington, D.C., on July 17.

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The Inveraray pipe band parades through the town at the start of the Highland Games on July 18 in Inveraray, Scotland.

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