The World This Week in Photos

White nationalists march in Charlottesville, Indonesia celebrates Independence Day, and Spain mourns after terrorist attacks.

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People raise their memorial candles during a vigil where 32-year-old Heather Heyer was killed when a car plowed into a crowd of people protesting against the white supremacist "Unite the Right" rally August 13 in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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An Indian Hindu devotee takes part in a procession with fruits and holy water hooked on to his chest during a ritual on the occasion of 'Aadi' festival in Chennai, India, on August 13.

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People leave a cordoned off area after a van ploughed into the crowd, killing 13 person and injuring several others on the Rambla in Barcelona, Spain, on August 17.

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The body of Yemeni Hussein al-Saket, 22, is seen hanging after being executed by security forces for raping and murdering a four-year-old girl, in Sanaa's Tahrir Square in Yemen, on August 14.

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Venezuelan troops attend the press conference given by Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez at Fort Tiuna in Caracas on August 14.

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A displaced Iraqi boy, who fled the fighting in the region of Mosul, gestures to the camera at the Debaga camp, east of Makhmur in northern Iraq, on August 17.

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Household garbage begins to pile high on the streets of Alum Rock in Birmingham as the refuse collector strike enters its sixth week on August 15 in Birmingham, England.

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A man makes a slashing motion across his throat toward counter-protesters as he marches with other white nationalists, neo-Nazis and members of the "alt-right" during the "Unite the Right" rally on August 12, in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Flanked by Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks following a meeting on infrastructure and the Charlottesville protest at Trump Tower, August 15, in New York City.

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Tourists visit Two Lovers Point on August 16 in Tamuning, Guam.

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Worshippers at the Divine Church of Africa in the Mathare slum in Nairobi attend a prayer service, on August 13.

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A technician in a gas mask takes measurement readings on the Smartman test dummy at the Smartman Laboratory facility at the U.S. Army's Dugway Proving Ground on August 15 in Utah.

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Perseids meteors cross the night sky over an Orthodox church in the village of Bezdezh, some 270 km southwest of Minsk, Belarus on August 12.

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Relatives inquire about the fate of a victim at the Freetown Morgue, Sierra Leone, on August 16.

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Two young girls sit at the site where a statue dedicated to Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson once stood, on August 16 in Baltimore, Maryland.

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People climb greased poles, on which prizes and flags are attached, to celebrate Indonesia's Independence Day in Denpasar in Bali on August 17.

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Grainne Close and Shannon Sickles smile at one another after losing their court case for recognition of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland on August 17 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Same-sex marriage is recognized in the rest of the United Kingdom but not in Northern Ireland

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A migrant stands on the deck of the Aquarius rescue ship run by NGO SOS Mediterranee and Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) after his transfer from the NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS), in the Mediterranean Sea, on August 16.

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People shout as they perform a theatrical battle for independence during celebrations for the 72nd Indonesia National Independence day at Code river on August 17 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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Afghan children run as they play along a dusty road on the outskirts of Jalalabad, on August 16.

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Chinese rescuers search for survivors after a landslide in Rongan in China's Southern Guangxi province on August 14.

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David Morgan works with other volunteers to help prepare for Solquest, a three-day religious festival near the greatest point of totality for the August 21 eclipse on August 17 in Cerulean, Kentucky.

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Police officers work at a crime scene, where an alleged drug dealer was killed during a police anti-drug operation, in Manila in the Philippines on August 17.

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King Felipe VI of Spain and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy join other dignitaries and residents of Barcelona at Placa de Catalunya to observe a one minute of silence for the victims of the terrorist attacks, on August 18, in Barcelona, Spain.

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis, shake hands with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, during a meeting of the U.S.-Japan Security Consultative Committee at the State Department, on August 17, in Washington, D.C.

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