Mount Agung volcano on Bali island on October 3, 2017. BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images

The World in Photos This Week

Protests take to the streets in Palestine, the United States mourns another mass shooting, and police violence punctuates a hotly contested referendum in Catalonia.

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Mount Agung volcano on Bali island on October 3, 2017. BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images

Mount Agung volcano on the island of Bali on Oct. 3.

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U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump take part in a moment of silence for the victims of the Las Vegas shootings at the White House on October 2, 2017 in Washington, DC.        (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump take part in a moment of silence for the victims of the Las Vegas shooting at the White House on Oct. 2 in Washington, D.C.

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Tourists riding on elephants watch Indian one horn rhinoceroses at Pobitora wildlife sanctuary, on October 2, 2017. Pobitora wildlife sanctuary and Kaziranga National Park reopened for tourist season after experiencing severe floods. ( BIJU BORO/AFP/Getty Images)

Tourists riding on elephants watch Indian one-horn rhinoceroses at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, on Oct. 2. Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary and Kaziranga National Park reopened for tourist season after experiencing severe floods.

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Shiite Muslim women gather around a bonfire after rubbing mud on their bodies during a 'Kharrah Mali' (Mud Rubbing) ritual as part of an Ashura religious ceremony in the city of Khorramabad, some 470 kms southwest of Tehran, on October 1, 2017.  (Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)

Shiite Muslim women gather around a bonfire after rubbing mud on their bodies during a “Kharrah Mali” (Mud Rubbing) ritual as part of an Ashura religious ceremony in the city of Khorramabad, some 470 kms southwest of Tehran, on Oct. 1.

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French police subdue a suspected terrorist as a stabbed woman lies nearby following an attack on October 1, 2017 at the Saint-Charles train station in Marseille. (PAUL-LOUIS LEGER/AFP/Getty Images)

French police subdue a suspected terrorist as a stabbed woman lies nearby following an attack on Oct. 1 at the Saint-Charles train station in Marseille.

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A Rohingya Muslim refugee holds her child as she waits to see a doctor at a medical centre at Balukhali refugee camp near the town of Gumdhum in Cox's Bazar on October 1. FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images

A Rohingya Muslim refugee holds her child as she waits to see a doctor at a medical center at Balukhali refugee camp near the town of Gumdhum in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on Oct. 1.

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Models at the women's 2018 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fashion show in Paris, on October 3, 2017.  (FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Models at the women's 2018 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fashion show in Paris, on Oct. 3.

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A woman hugs a fireman as people queue to lay flowers on ballot boxes used during the Catalan independence referendum in Pineda de Mar, during a general strike on October 3. 
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A woman hugs a fireman as people line up to lay flowers on ballot boxes used during the Catalan independence referendum in Pineda de Mar, during a general strike on Oct. 3.

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Samaritans on Mount Gerizim, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, during celebrations for the holiday of Sukkot, marking the exodus of the ancient Hebrew people from Egypt, on October 4. (JAAFAR ASHTIYEH/AFP/Getty Images)

Samaritans on Mount Gerizim, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, during celebrations for the holiday of Sukkot, marking the exodus of the ancient Hebrew people from Egypt, on Oct. 4.

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U.S. President Donald Trump visits residents affected by Hurricane Maria in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico on October 3.        (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. President Donald Trump visits residents affected by Hurricane Maria in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico on Oct. 3.

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Iraqi forces, backed by fighters from the Hashed al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation units), advance towards the Islamic State (IS) group's stronghold of Hawija on October, 4.    (AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

Iraqi forces, backed by fighters from the Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Units), advance toward the Islamic State group's stronghold of Hawija on Oct. 4.

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Members of Lebanon's Shiite Hezbollah scout movement hold portraits of Hezbollah fighters killed while fighting in Syria during a procession following the mourning period of Ashura in the southern Lebanese city of Nabatieh on October 4, 2017.        (MAHMOUD ZAYYAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Members of Lebanon's Shiite Hezbollah scout movement hold portraits of Hezbollah fighters killed while fighting in Syria during a procession following the mourning period of Ashura in the southern Lebanese city of Nabatieh on Oct. 4.

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Members of the Italian far-right movement CasaPound hold a banner during a protest against a mosque located in Via San Vito on October 4,  in the Esquilino district of Rome. (ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)

Members of the Italian far-right movement CasaPound hold a banner during a protest against a mosque located in Via San Vito on Oct. 4, in the Esquilino district of Rome.

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Oil spill containment barriers surround damaged boats affected by the passing of Hurricane Maria in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on October 4. (RICARDO ARDUENGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Oil spill containment barriers surround damaged boats affected by the passing of Hurricane Maria in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on Oct. 4.

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Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Queen Saleha ride in a royal chariot during a procession to mark his golden jubilee of accession to the throne in Bandar Seri Begawan on October 5, 2017. ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Queen Saleha ride in a royal chariot during a procession to mark his golden jubilee of accession to the throne in Bandar Seri Begawan on Oct. 5.

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Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana points a CQ-A5b (M4) rifle donated by the Chinese government in Manila on October, 5. 
China turned over 3,000 assault rifles, which, along with ammunition and light scopes amounted to 3.2 million USD for use in fighting terrorism. TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana points a CQ-A5b (M4) rifle donated by the Chinese government in Manila on Oct. 5. China turned over 3,000 assault rifles, which, along with ammunition and light scopes, amounted to $3.2 million for use in fighting terrorism.

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The British Royal Air Force's (RAF) aerobatic team, the 'Red Arrows', performs aerial maneuvers during an airshow at Sea View in Karachi on October 5. (ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images)

The British Royal Air Force's (RAF) aerobatic team, the “Red Arrows,” performs aerial maneuvers during an airshow at Sea View in Karachi on Oct. 5.

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British author Kazuo Ishiguro in London on October 5, 2017 after being awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

British author Kazuo Ishiguro in London on Oct. 5 after being awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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Ukrainian MPs fight in Kiev on October 5, 2017. The Ukrainian parliament launched on October 5 a hearing on a draft law 'On the specifics of the state policy to ensure the state sovereignty of Ukraine over the temporarily occupied territories in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions' that sparked tensions between the different factions of the legislature. (GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukrainian MPs fight in Kiev on Oct. 5. A hearing in Ukranian parliament on a draft law “On the specifics of the state policy to ensure the state sovereignty of Ukraine over the temporarily occupied territories in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions” had caused tensions to flare between lawmakers.

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A protester throws a brick as opposition party supporters confront Togolese Security Forces during a demonstration against Togo's president on October 5, 2017 in Lome.
(MATTEO FRASCHINI KOFFI/AFP/Getty Images)

A protester throws a brick as opposition party supporters confront Togolese Security Forces during a demonstration against Togo's president on Oct. 5, in Lome.

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Syrians wave their national flag as they celebrate in Damascus's Umayyad Square on October 5, 2017, after Syria's national football team scored in the first leg of the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifier between Syria and Australia.
Syria drew with Australia 1-1. / AFP PHOTO / LOUAI BESHARA        (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)

Syrians wave their national flag as they celebrate in Damascus's Umayyad Square on Oct. 5, after Syria's national football team scored a goal in the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifier between Syria and Australia. The game ended in a 1-1 draw.

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Members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), take cover inside a building on the eastern frontline of Raqa on October 5, 2017.
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Members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), take cover inside a building on the eastern frontline of Raqqa on Oct. 5.

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Palestinian protestors throw rocks at Israeli security forces after the Israeli army entered and searched some buildings in the West Bank city of Ramallah on October 6. / AFP PHOTO / ABBAS MOMANI        (Photo credit should read ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Palestinian protesters throw rocks at Israeli security forces after the Israeli army entered and searched some buildings in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Oct. 6.

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Women engage in a street performance in Pristina on October 6, to advocate against sexual harassment in Kosovo.  ( ARMEND NIMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Women engage in a street performance in Pristina on Oct. 6, to advocate against sexual harassment in Kosovo.

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Somali children play in front of the ruins of an old building on the seashore of Hamarweyne district in Mogadishu, on October 6. (MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB/AFP/Getty Images)

Somali children play in front of the ruins of an old building on the seashore of Hamar Weyne district in Mogadishu, on Oct. 6. (MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB/AFP/Getty Images)

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