A child dressed as a Pope cries during the weekly Angelus prayer at St. Peter's square in the Vatican on March 3. TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images

A Week in World Photos

Protests in Algeria, a pope costume at the Vatican, and International Women’s Day around the world.

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Algerian students demonstrate in the capital Algiers against their ailing president's bid for a fifth term on March 5. (Ryad Kramdi/AFP/Getty Images)

Algerian students demonstrate in the capital, Algiers, against their ailing president’s bid for a fifth term on March 5.

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An Algerian woman walks between police vehicles during a demonstration in the capital Algiers on March 5. RYAD KRAMDI/AFP/Getty Images

An Algerian woman walks between police vehicles during a demonstration in Algiers on March 5.

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An Algerian student demonstrates in Algiers on March 5. RYAD KRAMDI/AFP/Getty Images

A student demonstrates in Algiers on March 5.

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Afghan villagers carry sheep through a flood-affected area in the Arghandab district of Kandahar province on March 2. At least 20 people were killed by flash floods as heavy rains swept away homes and vehicles. JAVED TANVEER/AFP/Getty Images

Afghan villagers carry sheep through a flood-affected area in the Arghandab district of Kandahar province on March 2. At least 20 people were killed by flash floods as heavy rains swept away homes and vehicles.

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A resident uses water supplied by emergency services to subdue a fire in the informal settlement of Stjwetla in Alexandra Township, Johannesburg, on March 5. Some 100 dwellings have been destroyed in a blaze caused when an overhead electricity pylon collapsed, trailing its wires onto shacks below. GULSHAN KHAN/AFP/Getty Images

A resident uses water supplied by emergency services to subdue a fire in the informal settlement of Stjwetla in Alexandra Township, Johannesburg, on March 5. Some 100 dwellings have been destroyed in a blaze caused when an overhead electricity pylon collapsed, trailing its wires onto shacks below.

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Revelers covered in talcum powder take part in “Los Indianos” street carnival in Santa Cruz de la Palma, on the Spanish Canary island of La Palma, on March 4. DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images

Revelers covered in talcum powder take part in “Los Indianos” street carnival in Santa Cruz de la Palma on the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma on March 4.

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Indian Muslim brides-to-be gather as they participate in a mass wedding ceremony in Ahmedabad on March 3. SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images

Indian Muslim brides-to-be gather as they participate in a mass wedding ceremony in Ahmedabad on March 3.

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Children dressed as traditional Slovenian ethnographic characters "Kurents" perform during the International Carnival Festival in Ptuj, Slovenia, on March 3. JURE MAKOVEC/AFP/Getty Images

Children dressed as traditional Slovenian ethnographic characters “Kurents” perform during the International Carnival Festival in Ptuj, Slovenia, on March 3.

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Members of the "Pena de Pavao de Krishna" traditional carnival group, which celebrates Indian deities, perform in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on March 3. DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP/Getty Images

Members of the “Pena de Pavão de Krishna” traditional Carnival group, which celebrates Indian deities, perform in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on March 3.

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Smoke and fire billow after shelling on the Islamic State group's last holdout of Baghouz in the eastern Syrian Deir Ezzor province on March 3. Kurdish-led forces backed by U.S. warplanes rained artillery fire and air strikes on jihadists making a last stand in a Syrian village. DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images

Smoke and fire billow after a shelling on the Islamic State group’s last holdout of Baghouz in the eastern Syrian Deir Ezzor province on March 3.

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Women and children evacuated from the Islamic State group's holdout of Baghouz arrive at a screening area held by Syrian Democratic Forces, in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor, on March 6. DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images

Women and children evacuated from Baghouz arrive at a screening area held by Syrian Democratic Forces in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor on March 6.

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Evacuees from Baghouz arrive at a screening area in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor on March 6. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images

Evacuees from Baghouz arrive at a screening area in Deir Ezzor, Syria, on March 6.

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A woman carries her injured child as she leaves Baghouz, Syria, on March 4. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images

A woman carries her injured child as she leaves Baghouz, Syria, on March 4.

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Sandinista supporters march in homage to Venezuelan late president Hugo Chavez on the sixth anniversary of his death in Managua Nicaragua, on March 5. MAYNOR VALENZUELA/AFP/Getty Images

Sandinista supporters march in homage to the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez on the sixth anniversary of his death in Managua, Nicaragua, on March 5.

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Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó waves to the crowd during a rally upon his arrival in Caracas on March 4. RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó waves to the crowd during a rally upon his arrival in Caracas on March 4.

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Indian students pose during an International Women's Day celebration at a college in Chennai on March 8. (Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images)

Indian students pose during an International Women’s Day celebration at a college in Chennai on March 8.

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A woman wearing a mask reading “Reeks of sexism” raises her fist during a march for women's rights and gender equality on International Women’s Day in Skopje, Macedonia, on March 8. ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/AFP/Getty Images

A woman wearing a mask reading “Reeks of sexism” raises her fist during a march for women’s rights and gender equality on International Women’s Day in Skopje, Macedonia, on March 8.

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Bangladeshi women attend a candlelight vigil to mark International Women's Day in Dhaka late on March 7. MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images

Bangladeshi women attend a candlelight vigil to mark International Women’s Day in Dhaka late on March 7.

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Women from the feminist movement "Non Una Meno" (Not One Less) stage a gathering in front of the Labour Ministry in Rome on International Women's Day on March 8 to protest male violence against women, gender discrimination, and harassment in the workplace. FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images

Women from the feminist movement “Non Una Di Meno” (“Not One Less”) stage a gathering in front of the Labor Ministry in Rome on International Women’s Day on March 8 to protest male violence against women, harassment in the workplace, and gender discrimination.

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A woman takes part in an International World Women's Day rally in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on March 8. VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images

A woman takes part in an International Women’s Day rally in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on March 8.

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Students of the Kajo Keji Health Sciences Institute perform practical exercises during a midwifery class in Juba, South Sudan, on March 4. ALEX MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images

Students of the Kajo Keji Health Sciences Institute perform practical exercises during a midwifery class in Juba, South Sudan, on March 4.

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A dog stands at the top of a mountain of garbage as birds fly overhead at the Ghazipur landfill site in New Delhi on March 5. NOEMI CASSANELLI/AFP/Getty Images

A dog stands at the top of a mountain of garbage as birds fly overhead at the Ghazipur landfill site in New Delhi on March 5.

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Artist Pascale Marthine Tayou's "Plastic Bags" is on display at the The Armory Show in New York on March 6. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images

The artist Pascale Marthine Tayou’s Plastic Bags is on display at the the Armory Show in New York on March 6.

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Cellphones of migrants seeking asylum in the United States are seen charging in Juventud 2000 migrant shelter in Tijuana, Mexico, on March 5. GUILLERMO ARIAS/AFP/Getty Images

Cell phones of migrants seeking asylum in the United States are seen charging in the Juventud 2000 migrant shelter in Tijuana, Mexico, on March 5.

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A mother and her sick son wait for treatment at the Udier primary health and care center in South Sudan on March 7. SIMON MAINA/AFP/Getty Images

A mother and her sick son wait for treatment at the Udier primary health and care center in South Sudan on March 7.

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A student throws a Molotov cocktail during clashes with the riot police which erupted during a protest to demand punishment for the murder of Honduran indigenous leader and environmentalist Berta Caceres in Tegucigalpa on March 4. ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images

A student throws a Molotov cocktail during clashes with the riot police that erupted during a March 4 protest in Tegucigalpa to demand punishment for the murder of the Honduran indigenous leader and environmentalist Berta Cáceres.

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Pakistani police commandos carry assault rifles as they take part in an exercise at a police training centre in Nowshera on March 7. ABDUL MAJEED/AFP/Getty Images

Pakistani police commandos carry assault rifles as they take part in an exercise at a police training center in Nowshera on March 7.

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A Syrian fighter of the Turkish-backed Hamza Division aims a Kalashnikov assault rifle from a position in the village of Ulashli near the frontline in the northeast of Aleppo province on March 7. NAZEER AL-KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images

A Syrian fighter of the Turkish-backed Hamza Division aims a Kalashnikov assault rifle from a position in the village of Ulashli near the frontline in the northeast of Aleppo province on March 7.

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French gendarmes arrive for evacuation as prison guards block the entrance to the penitentiary center of Alencon, in Conde-sur-Sarthe, northwestern France, on March 7, two days after a prison inmate seriously wounded two guards in a knife attack before being detained in a police raid. JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images

French gendarmes arrive for evacuation as prison guards block the entrance to the penitentiary center of Alençon, in Condé-sur-Sarthe, northwestern France, on March 7, two days after a prison inmate seriously wounded two guards in a knife attack before being detained in a police raid.

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Jenny the horse inspects the baby of Raphael Wöllstein as he pushes a pram through the Fechenheim district of Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on March 8. Jenny is allowed to roam as her owner opens her stable door every day and fixes her with a sign reading "My name is Jenny. I've not escaped, just taking a stroll.”  BORIS ROESSLER/AFP/Getty Images

Jenny the horse inspects the baby of Raphael Wöllstein as he pushes a pram through the Fechenheim district of Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on March 8. Jenny is allowed to roam after her owner opens her stable door every day and fixes her with a sign reading, “My name is Jenny. I’ve not escaped, just taking a stroll.”

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A child dressed as a Pope cries during the weekly Angelus prayer at St. Peter's square in the Vatican on March 3. TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images

A child dressed as a pope cries during the weekly Angelus prayer at St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican on March 3.

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