Displaced Yemeni children from the Hodeidah province shelter in a damaged house on Sept. 30 where they have been living with other displaced families in the southwestern Yemeni city of Taez. The conflict has triggered what the U.N. describes as the world's worst humanitarian crisis, with three-quarters of the population, or 22 million people in need of humanitarian aid. (Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP/Getty Images)

A Week in World Photos

Displaced children in Yemen, farmer protests in New Delhi, and a return to Earth in Kazakhstan.

Start Slideshow View as a List
Displaced Yemeni children from the Hodeidah province shelter in a damaged house on Sept. 30 where they have been living with other displaced families in the southwestern Yemeni city of Taez. The conflict has triggered what the U.N. describes as the world's worst humanitarian crisis, with three-quarters of the population, or 22 million people in need of humanitarian aid. (Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP/Getty Images)

Displaced Yemeni children from Hodeidah province shelter in a damaged house, where they have been living with other displaced families, in the southwestern Yemeni city of Taiz on Sept. 30. The conflict has triggered what the U.N. describes as the world’s worst humanitarian crisis, with three-quarters of the population, or 22 million people, in need of humanitarian aid.

Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP/Getty Images
A reveler is pictured during the Gay Pride parade at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sept. 30. (Mauro Pimentel/AFP/Getty Images)

A reveler is pictured during the gay pride parade at Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro on Sept. 30.

People drive past a washed-up boat and collapsed buildings in Palu, Indonesia, on Oct. 1 after an earthquake and tsunami hit the area on Sept. 28. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

People drive past a washed-up boat and collapsed buildings in Palu, Indonesia, on Oct. 1 after an earthquake and tsunami hit the area on Sept. 28.

Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images
A member of a search-and-rescue team tries to calm Hadija, an Indonesian woman who is awaiting news on her brother outside the badly damaged Mercure hotel in Palu in Central Sulawesi on Oct. 4 after the earthquake and tsunami there. Bay Ismoyo/AFP/Getty Images

A member of a search and rescue team tries to calm an Indonesian woman who is awaiting news of her brother outside the badly damaged Mercure hotel in Palu in Central Sulawesi on Oct. 4 after the earthquake and tsunami there.

Bay Ismoyo/AFP/Getty Images
A damaged mosque is seen by the tsunami-devastated coast in Palu, in Indonesia's Central Sulawesi, on Oct. 4. Mohd Rasfan/AFP/Getty Images

A damaged mosque is seen by the tsunami-devastated coast in Palu on Oct. 4.

Mohd Rasfan/AFP/Getty Images
Indian schoolchildren with their head tonsured and dressed like Mahatma Gandhi assemble during a event at a school in Chennai on Oct. 1 ahead of Gandhi's birth anniversary. Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images

Indian schoolchildren with their heads tonsured and dressed like Mohandas Gandhi assemble during a event at a school in Chennai on Oct. 1 ahead of Gandhi’s birth anniversary.

Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images
Protesters unfurl a sign as they occupy the Senate Hart building during a rally against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in Washington on Oct. 4. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images

Protesters unfurl a sign as they occupy the Hart Senate Office Building during a rally against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in Washington on Oct. 4.

Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images
Supporters cheer U.S. President Donald Trump during a rally in Johnson City, Tennessee, on Oct. 1. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

Supporters cheer U.S. President Donald Trump during a rally in Johnson City, Tennessee, on Oct. 1.

Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images
Soldiers of the Japanese Self Defense forces and the British Army use laser-guided equipment during a joint military drill in Oyama, Japan, on Oct. 2. Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images

Soldiers of the Japan Self-Defense Forces and the British Army use laser-guided equipment during a joint military drill in Oyama, Japan, on Oct. 2.

Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images
Yachts sail in the Fife Jubile Rolex Trophy race off the coast of the southern French city of Saint Tropez on Oct. 3. Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images

Yachts sail in the Fife Jubilee for the Rolex Trophy race off the coast of the southern French city of Saint-Tropez on Oct. 3.

Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images
A pony grazes under the northern lights in Unstad, Norway, on Sept. 30. Olivier Morin/AFP/Getty Images

A pony grazes under the northern lights in Unstad, Norway, on Sept. 30.

Olivier Morin/AFP/Getty Images
Rafael Sarabia holds an American flag as he rides his horse across from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, as a tribute to the 58 people killed in last year's mass shooting at the site on Oct. 1. Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Rafael Sarabia holds an American flag as he rides his horse across from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas as a tribute to the 58 people killed in last year’s mass shooting at the site on Oct. 1.

Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Bishops attend a papal Mass for the opening of the Synod of Bishops at St. Peter's Square in the Vatican on Oct. 3. TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images

Bishops attend a papal Mass for the opening of the Synod of Bishops at St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican on Oct. 3.

TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images
Syrian children who fled with their families from the northern countryside of Hama jump rope at the makeshift school of Zuhur al-Mustaqbal (“Flowers of the Future” in in Arabic) in al-Jeneinah camp in Syria's mostly rebel-held northern Idlib province on Oct. 1. AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images

Syrian children who fled with their families from the northern countryside town of Hama jump rope at Zuhur al-Mustaqbal (“Flowers of the Future” in Arabic), a makeshift school in the Jeneinah camp in Syria’s mostly rebel-held northern Idlib province on Oct. 1.

AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images
A Syrian child who fled with her family from Hama writes in a notebook in the yard of the Zuhur al-Mustaqbal school at the al-Jeneinah camp in Idlib on Oct. 1. AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images

A Syrian child writes in a notebook in the yard of the Zuhur al-Mustaqbal school at the Jeneinah camp in Idlib on Oct. 1.

AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images
New Delhi police use water cannons to disperse and stop farmer activists of the Bhartiya Kisan Union at the border with Ghazipur during their march to New Delhi on Oct. 2. PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images

New Delhi police use water cannons to disperse and stop farmer activists of the Bhartiya Kisan Union at the border with Ghazipur during their march to New Delhi on Oct. 2.

PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images
British Prime Minister Theresa May dances as she walks out onto the stage to deliver her leader's speech during the final day of the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham, England, on Oct. 3. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

British Prime Minister Theresa May dances as she walks out onto the stage to deliver her leader’s speech during the final day of the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham, England, on Oct. 3.

Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty Images
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump waves to children as she visits Chipala Primary School in Lilongwe, Malawi, on Oct. 4, as part of her weeklong, four-country trip to Africa to promote her “Be Best” campaign. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

U.S. first lady Melania Trump waves to children as she visits Chipala Primary School in Lilongwe, Malawi, on Oct. 4, as part of her weeklong, four-country trip to Africa to promote her “Be Best” campaign.

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, sits with schoolchildren during her visit to Sayers Croft Forest School and Wildlife Garden in London on Oct. 2. PETER NICHOLLS/AFP/Getty Images

The Duchess of Cambridge sits with schoolchildren during her visit to Sayers Croft Forest School and Wildlife Garden in London on Oct. 2.

PETER NICHOLLS/AFP/Getty Images
Models wait backstage prior to the Junko Shimada Spring-Summer Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show in Paris on Oct. 2. -/AFP/Getty Images

Models wait backstage prior to the Junko Shimada Spring/Summer 2018 Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show in Paris on Oct. 2.

-/AFP/Getty Images
A dog does its best catwalk prior to the Chanel Spring-Summer Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show at the Grand Palais in Paris on Oct. 2. -/AFP/Getty Images

A dog does its best catwalk prior to the Chanel Spring/Summer 2018 Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show at the Grand Palais in Paris on Oct. 2.

-/AFP/Getty Images
Two piles of ivory burn during a ceremony attended by Joseph Kabila, president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, who ignited 1 ton of ivory and pangolin scales to draw attention to the problem of poaching in Kinshasa on Sept. 30. JOHN WESSELS/AFP/Getty Images

Two piles of ivory burn during a ceremony attended by Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, who ignited 1 ton of ivory and pangolin scales to draw attention to the problem of poaching in Kinshasa on Sept. 30.

JOHN WESSELS/AFP/Getty Images
Catalonia's independence supporters march during a demonstration to mark the first anniversary of the independence referendum in Barcelona on Oct. 1. David Ramos/Getty Images

Supporters of Catalonia′s independence march during a demonstration to mark the first anniversary of the independence referendum in Barcelona on Oct. 1.

David Ramos/Getty Images
Hooded demonstrators vandalize a shop window in Mexico City on the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Tlatelolco student massacre on Oct. 2. Mexican troops opened fire on student demonstrators, killing hundreds just days before Mexico City hosted the 1968 Olympics—one of the darkest episodes in a year of global turbulence. RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images

Hooded demonstrators vandalize a shop window in Mexico City on the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Tlatelolco student massacre on Oct. 2. Fifty years ago, Mexican troops opened fire on student demonstrators, killing hundreds just days before Mexico City hosted the 1968 Summer Olympics—one of the darkest episodes in a year of global turbulence.

RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images
The sun rises behind a bank of clouds on the Greek island of Sifnos on Oct. 4. LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images

The sun rises behind a bank of clouds on the Greek island of Sifnos on Oct. 4.

LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images
A Syrian rebel fighter reads the Koran as he sits in a fortified position in the Al-Zahraa suburb on the outskirts of of Aleppo on Oct. 3. AMER ALHAMWE/AFP/Getty Images

A Syrian rebel fighter reads the Quran as he sits in a fortified position in Zahraa, a suburb on the outskirts of Aleppo, on Oct. 3.

AMER ALHAMWE/AFP/Getty Images
The Soyuz MS-08 space capsule carrying the International Space Station crew of astronauts Andrew Feustel and Richard Arnold and cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev lands in a remote area outside Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Oct. 4. The trio wrapped up a six-month mission as tensions between Washington and Moscow threaten a rare area of cooperation. MAXIM SHIPENKOV/AFP/Getty Images

The Soyuz MS-08 space capsule carrying the International Space Station crew of astronauts Andrew Feustel and Richard Arnold and cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev lands in a remote area outside Jezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Oct. 4. The trio wrapped up a six-month mission as tensions between Washington and Moscow threaten a rare area of cooperation.

MAXIM SHIPENKOV/AFP/Getty Images
An officer directs traffic at a market in Yaounde, Cameroon, on Oct. 1. MARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images

An officer directs traffic at a market in Yaoundé, Cameroon, on Oct. 1.

MARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images
Yemeni children attend class in a house turned into a makeshift school in the southwestern city of Taez on Oct. 3. AHMAD AL-BASHA/AFP/Getty Images

Yemeni children attend class in a house turned into a makeshift school in the southwestern city of Taiz on Oct. 3.

AHMAD AL-BASHA/AFP/Getty Images
Congregants bring their pets to be blessed at the Church of Saint Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals, whose feast marks World Animal Day in Mezquitan, in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Oct. 4. ULISES RUIZ/AFP/Getty Images

Congregants bring their pets to be blessed at the Church of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, whose feast marks World Animal Day in Mezquitán, Mexico, on Oct. 4.

ULISES RUIZ/AFP/Getty Images
Previous Next Close