Afghan pigeon fancier Abdul Ghani feeds his pigeons as they fly from the rooftop of his home in Herat province on June 30. HOSHANG HASHIMI/AFP/Getty Images

A Week in World Photos

A pigeon fancier in Afghanistan, migrants in the Mediterranean, and a fire-breathing stuntman in India.

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Afghan pigeon fancier Abdul Ghani feeds his pigeons as they fly from the rooftop of his home in Herat province on June 30. HOSHANG HASHIMI/AFP/Getty Images

Afghan pigeon fancier Abdul Ghani feeds his pigeons as they fly from the rooftop of his home in Herat province on June 30.

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People cool off at a water amusement park in Lianyungang in China's eastern Jiangsu province on July 2. -/AFP/Getty Images

People cool off at a water amusement park in Lianyungang in China’s eastern Jiangsu province on July 2.

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Firefighters watch as flames climb a hillside in Guinda, California, on July 1. Californian authorities issued red flag weather warnings and mandatory evacuation orders after a series of wildfires fanned by high winds and hot temperatures ripped through thousands of acres. JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images

Firefighters watch as flames climb a hillside in Guinda, California, on July 1. Californian authorities issued mandatory evacuation orders after a series of wildfires fanned by high winds and hot temperatures ripped through thousands of acres.

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Turkish riot policemen beat an activist after authorities banned an LGBT-rights parade for the fourth consecutive year on July 1 in Istanbul. Around 1,000 people gathered near Istiklal Avenue and Taksim Square where organisers wanted to originally hold the parade, an AFP photographer said, before they were dispersed. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images

Turkish riot policemen beat an activist after authorities banned an LGBT rights parade for the fourth consecutive year in Istanbul on July 1. Around 1,000 people gathered near Istiklal Avenue and Taksim Square, where organizers originally wanted to hold the parade before they were dispersed.

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A demonstrator wearing a mask painted with the colors of the flag of East Turkestan and a hand bearing colors of the Chinese flag attends a protest in front of the Chinese consulate in Istanbul on July 5. The protest denounced China's treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims during a deadly riot in July 2009 in Urumqi, the capital city of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, in which nearly 200 people died during a series of violent riots between Uighurs and Han people. OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images

A demonstrator wearing a mask painted with the colors of the flag of East Turkestan and a hand bearing colors of the Chinese flag attends a protest in front of the Chinese consulate in Istanbul on July 5. The protest denounced China’s treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims during a series of riot between Uighurs and Han people in July 2009 in Urumqi, the capital of China’s autonomous Xinjiang region, in which nearly 200 people died.

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An African migrant from Niger hides with her newborn child under a structure as she tries to avoid deportation on July 2 at a transit center for migrants in Tamanrasset, Algeria. Rights groups estimate that nearly 100,000 sub-Saharan migrants have entered Algeria in recent years. RYAD KRAMDI/AFP/Getty Images

An African migrant from Niger hides with her newborn child under a structure as she tries to avoid deportation at a transit center for migrants in Tamanrasset, Algeria, on July 2. Rights groups estimate that nearly 100,000 sub-Saharan migrants have entered Algeria in recent years.

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A French military diver swims on July 2 above the wreck of a U.S. fighter plane, which crashed in 1944 during World War II off the Mediterranean island of Corsica. The U.S. agency the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency with the help of the French Navy are using divers to search for any remains of U.S. pilots who died during WWII. BORIS HORVAT/AFP/Getty Images

A French military diver swims on July 2 above the wreck of a U.S. fighter plane, which crashed in 1944 during World War II off the Mediterranean island of Corsica. The U.S. Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, with the help of the French Navy, is using divers to search for any remains of U.S. pilots who died during the war.

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Nine-year-old migrant Khingsley Dokowada from the Central African Republic rests on the deck of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms boat on July 2. A Spanish NGO said on June 30, 2018 it had rescued 59 migrants as they tried to cross the Mediterranean from Libya and would dock in Barcelona after Italy and Malta refused access. OLMO CALVO/AFP/Getty Images

Nine-year-old migrant Khingsley Dokowada from the Central African Republic rests on the deck of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms boat on July 2. A Spanish NGO said on June 30 that it had rescued 59 migrants as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Libya and would dock in Barcelona after Italy and Malta refused access.

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Belarus athletes take part in a military parade marking Independence Day in Minsk on July 3. The former Soviet nation celebrates July 3 to mark the end of Belarus occupation by Nazi Germany troops during the Red Army summer offensive in 1944. MAXIM MALINOVSKY/AFP/Getty Images

Belarusian athletes take part in a military parade marking Independence Day in Minsk on July 3. The former Soviet nation celebrates July 3 to mark the end of Belarus's occupation by Nazi Germany troops during the Red Army summer offensive in 1944.

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Afghan children carry bags over their shoulder as they collect garbage on the outskirts of Herat province July 3. HOSHANG HASHIMI/AFP/Getty Images

Afghan children carry bags over their shoulders as they collect garbage on the outskirts of Herat province on July 3.

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The brother of Palestinian Mahmud al-Ghrabli cries during his funeral procession in Gaza City on July 5. The Palestinian 16-year-old, who was shot by Israeli forces in May during major clashes on the Gaza border, died of his wounds July 4, the health ministry in the Hamas-ruled territory said. MAHMUD HAMS/AFP/Getty Images

The brother of Mahmud al-Ghrabli cries during his funeral procession in Gaza City on July 5. The Palestinian 16-year-old, who was shot by Israeli forces in May during major clashes on the Gaza border, died of his wounds July 4, the Health Ministry in the Hamas-ruled territory said.

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French firefighters work to put out a fire near a burning car in the Malakoff neighborhood of Nantes early on July 4. Groups of young people clashed with police after a man was shot dead by an officer during a police check. SEBASTIEN SALOM GOMIS/AFP/Getty Images

French firefighters work to put out a fire near a burning car in the Malakoff neighborhood of Nantes early on July 4. Groups of young people clashed with police after a man was shot dead by an officer during a police check.

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An Indian Sikh devotee takes a dip in the holy sarovar (water tank) during heavy rain at the Sikh Shrine Golden Temple in Amritsar on July 3. NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images

An Indian Sikh devotee takes a dip in the holy sarovar (water tank) during heavy rain at the Golden Temple, a Sikh shrine in Amritsar, on July 3.

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Displaced youths from Daraa province clutch a barbed-wire fence on the Syria-Israel border near the Syrian village of al-Rafid during a demonstration against the regime calling for international protection on July 4. JAWAD ABU HAMZA/AFP/Getty Images

Displaced Syrian youths from Daraa province clutch a barbed-wire fence on the Syria-Israel border near the Syrian village of Rafid during a demonstration against the regime calling for international protection on July 4.

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Syrian children pose for a photograph in a shell hole after Syrian government forces recently recaptured the village of Ghariyah ash Sharqiyah from the rebels, in the province of Daraa, on July 4. YOUSSEF KARWASHAN/AFP/Getty Images

Syrian children pose for a photograph in a shell hole after Syrian government forces recently recaptured the village of Eastern Ghariyah from rebels in the province of Daraa on July 4.

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Indian stuntman Vikas Dataniya releases flames from his mouth as he rehearses ahead of the annual Rath Yatra (Chariot Procession) of Lord Jagannath in Ahmedabad on July 3. SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images

The Indian stuntman Vikas Dataniya releases flames from his mouth as he rehearses ahead of the annual Rath Yatra (Chariot Procession) of Lord Jagannath in Ahmedabad on July 3.

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Lightning flashes illuminate the sky over the Saint-Michel church in Bordeaux, France, on July 4. NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP/Getty Images

Lightning flashes illuminate the sky over the Saint-Michel church in Bordeaux, France, on July 4.

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A model presents a creation by Giorgio Armani during the 2018-2019 Fall/Winter Haute Couture collection fashion show in Paris on July 3. BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images

A model presents a creation by Giorgio Armani during the 2018-2019 Fall/Winter Haute Couture collection fashion show in Paris on July 3.

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A woman takes photos as Mount Agung volcano sends up another plume of smoke on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on July 5. Mount Agung roared to life again on July 2, belching a plume of ash 6,500 feet high, as well as temporarily shuttering the airport and grounding hundreds of flights after erupting the week before. SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP/Getty Images

A woman takes photos as the Mount Agung volcano sends up another plume of smoke on Indonesia’s resort island of Bali on July 5. The volcano roared to life again on July 2, belching a plume of ash 6,500 feet high, as well as temporarily shuttering the airport and grounding hundreds of flights after erupting the week before.

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Indian farmers compete in a bull race at a paddy field during a monsoon festival in Herobhanga village. Farmers believe that participation before ploughing their fields will bring good rain and a better harvest. DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images

Indian farmers compete in a bull race at a paddy field during a monsoon festival in Herobhanga village. Farmers believe that participation in the race before ploughing their fields will bring good rain and a better harvest.

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