Lesotho's Mokhesi Tlholohelo, in blue, and South Sudan's Hal Hal compete during the men's light boxing competition in the African Games in Rabat, Morocco, on Aug. 21. FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images

A Week in World Photos

A lockdown in Kashmir, a movement in Hong Kong, and flowers from Russian President Vladimir Putin in France.

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Lesotho's Mokhesi Tlholohelo, in blue, and South Sudan's Hal Hal compete during the men's light boxing competition in the African Games in Rabat, Morocco, on Aug. 21. FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images

Lesotho’s Mokhesi Tlholohelo, in blue, and South Sudan’s Hal Hal compete during the men’s light boxing competition at the African Games in Rabat, Morocco, on Aug. 21.

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A child waves the Ukrainian national flag as activists and their children hold placards reading “Demand equal access to education” and other slogans during a protest against a ban prohibiting unvaccinated children form attending school in Kiev on Aug. 22. SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images

A child waves the Ukrainian national flag as activists and their children hold placards reading “Demand equal access to education” and other slogans during a protest against a ban prohibiting unvaccinated children from attending school in Kiev on Aug. 22.

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Argentinian twin dancers Nicolas Filipeli and German Filipeli perform at the Tango Dance World Championship in Buenos Aires on Aug. 21. RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images

Argentine twin dancers Nicolás Filipeli and Germán Filipeli perform at the Tango Dance World Championship in Buenos Aires on Aug. 21.

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A worker looks through the gate of a closed school in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir on Aug. 19. PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images

A worker looks through the gate of a closed school in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir on Aug. 19.

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Demonstrators hold a giant flag of Pakistan-administered Kashmir during an anti-Indian protest in Karachi on Aug. 18. RIZWAN TABASSUM/AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators hold a giant flag of Pakistan-administered Kashmir during an anti-Indian protest in Karachi, Pakistan, on Aug. 18.

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A priest walks inside the submerged Hanuman temple near Sangam following heavy rains in Allahabad, India, on Aug. 19. SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP/Getty Images

A priest walks inside the submerged Hanuman temple near Sangam following heavy rains in Allahabad, India, on Aug. 19.

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Students dressed as Hindu gods Lord Krishna and Lord Shiva participate in a cultural event at their school in Mumbai on Aug. 21. INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

Students dressed as Hindu gods Lord Krishna and Lord Shiva participate in a cultural event at their school in Mumbai on Aug. 21.

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Palestinian Mohammed Eliwa, 17, who lost his leg during clashes on the border with Israel, plays football on the beach in Gaza City on Aug. 20. MAHMUD HAMS/AFP/Getty Images

Palestinian Mohammed Eliwa, 17, who lost his leg during clashes on the border with Israel, plays soccer on the beach in Gaza City on Aug. 20.

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Flames rise from a forest fire raging in Montana Alta on the island of Gran Canaria, Spain, on Aug. 18. DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images

Flames rise from a forest fire raging in Montaña Alta on the island of Gran Canaria, Spain, on Aug. 18.

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Protesters gather for a rally in Victoria Park in Hong Kong on Aug. 18. PHILIP FONG/AFP/Getty Images

Protesters gather for a rally in Victoria Park in Hong Kong on Aug. 18.

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Protesters use fire extinguishers during a protest at the Yuen Long metro station in Hong Kong on Aug. 21. PHILIP FONG/AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators use fire extinguishers during a protest at the Yuen Long metro station in Hong Kong on Aug. 21.

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A resident gathers charred debris in a slum in Dhaka on Aug. 18. At least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a neighborhood in the Bangladesh capital, destroying thousands of shanties. MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images

A resident gathers charred debris in a slum in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Aug. 18. At least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a neighborhood in the Bangladeshi capital, destroying thousands of shanties.

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A worker fumigates an area to prevent mosquitos from breeding in a residential colony during World Mosquito Day in Ahmedabad on Aug. 20. SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images

A worker fumigates an area to prevent mosquitos from breeding in a residential colony during World Mosquito Day in Ahmedabad, India, on Aug. 20.

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Participants climb greasy poles in Jakarta on Aug. 17, during Panjat Pinang, a pole-climbing contest to celebrate Indonesia's 74th anniversary of independence from Dutch rule. GOH CHAI HIN/AFP/Getty Images

Participants climb greasy poles in Jakarta on Aug. 17, during Panjat Pinang, a pole-climbing contest to celebrate Indonesia’s 74th anniversary of independence from Dutch rule.

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A Kurdish woman visits the grave of a relative during a funeral for a member of the Kurdish Internal Security Police Force in the northeastern Syrian Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli on Aug. 20. DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images

A Kurdish woman visits the grave of a relative during a funeral for a member of the Kurdish Internal Security Police Force in the northeastern Syrian Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli on Aug. 20.

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A man helps a sperm whale stranded at San Bartolo beach, in Lima, on Aug. 20. ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images

A man helps a sperm whale stranded at San Bartolo beach in Lima, Peru, on Aug. 20.

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Turkish police officers detain a demonstrator during a protest against the replacement of Kurdish mayors with state officials in three cities, in Diyarbakir, eastern Turkey on Aug. 21. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images

Turkish police officers detain a demonstrator during a protest against the replacement of Kurdish mayors with state officials in three cities, in Diyarbakir, eastern Turkey, on Aug. 21.

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Anti-government protesters attend a rally in the Hung Hom district of Hong Kong on Aug. 17. ISAAC LAWRENCE/AFP/Getty Images

Anti-government protesters attend a rally in the Hung Hom district of Hong Kong on Aug. 17.

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Salvadorean rape victim Evelyn Hernandez celebrates with her lawyers after being cleared of murder in San Salvador on Aug. 19. Hernandez gave birth to a stillborn baby at home in 2016 and was accused of murder in El Salvador, which has has an extremely strict ban on abortion. OSCAR RIVERA/AFP/Getty Images

Salvadoran rape victim Evelyn Hernández celebrates with her lawyers after being cleared of murder in San Salvador on Aug. 19. Hernández gave birth to a stillborn baby at home in 2016 and was accused of murder in El Salvador, which has a strict ban on abortion.

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Women walk in Raqa, the former Syrian capital of the Islamic State, on Aug. 21. DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images

Women walk in Raqqa, the former Syrian capital of the Islamic State, on Aug. 21.

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Protesters point laser beams toward the police outside the Yuen Long metro station during a protest in Hong Kong on Aug. 21. PHILIP FONG/AFP/Getty Images

Protesters point laser beams toward the police outside the Yuen Long metro station in Hong Kong on Aug. 21.

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A fighter loyal to the U.N.-recognized Government of National Accord points his gun toward enemy lines during clashes with forces loyal to strongman Khalifa Haftar, in Espiaa, Libya, on Aug. 21. MAHMUD TURKIA/AFP/Getty Images

A fighter loyal to the U.N.-recognized Government of National Accord points his gun toward enemy lines during clashes with forces loyal to the strongman Khalifa Haftar in Espiaa, Libya, on Aug. 21.

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A Japan Ground Self Defense Forces tank fires during a training exercise at the foot of Mt. Fuji in Gotemba, Shizuoka prefecture, on Aug. 22. TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force tank fires during a training exercise at the foot of Mount Fuji in Gotemba, Shizuoka prefecture, on Aug. 22.

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Fishermen tend to their boats on the shores of Cape Coast Castle on Aug. 18. African-American visitors are flocking to Ghana as it marks the “Year of Return” to remember the 400th anniversary of the first slave ship landing in Virginia. NATALIJA GORMALOVA/AFP/Getty Images

Fishermen tend to their boats on the shores of Cape Coast Castle on Aug. 18. African American visitors are flocking to Ghana as it marks the “Year of Return” to remember the 400th anniversary of the first slave ship landing in Virginia.

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French President Emmanuel Macron hugs Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he welcomes him before their meeting at the Chateau of Chantilly, near Paris, on Aug. 22. PASCAL ROSSIGNOL/AFP/Getty Images

French President Emmanuel Macron hugs Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he welcomes him before their meeting at the Chateau of Chantilly near Paris on Aug. 22.

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Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini kisses a rosary as Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte delivers a speech offering his resignation at the Italian Senate in Rome on Aug. 20. ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images

Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini kisses a rosary as Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte delivers a speech offering his resignation at the Italian Senate in Rome on Aug. 20.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson sit for the national anthems during a ceremony with military honors at the Chancellery on his first foreign visit since taking office in Berlin on Aug. 21. TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson sit for the national anthems during a ceremony on Johnson’s first foreign visit since taking office in Berlin on Aug. 21.

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A girl waits for customers to sell grains to feed the pigeons at Basantapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Nepal, on Aug. 22. PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images

A girl waits for customers to sell grains to feed the pigeons at Basantapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Nepal, on Aug. 22.

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin, flanked by French President Emmanuel Macron, gives flowers to Brigitte Macron at the French president’s summer retreat on the Mediterranean coast in southern France on Aug. 19. GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images

Russian President Vladimir Putin, flanked by French President Emmanuel Macron, gives flowers to Brigitte Macron at the French president’s summer retreat on the Mediterranean coast in southern France on Aug. 19.

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