TOPSHOT - A man walks past a military tank parked on the side of a street in the Zimbabwean capital Harare on November 16, 2017, a day after the military announced plans to arrest "criminals" close to the president. 
Zimbabweans weighed an uncertain future on November 16 without Zimbabwe's President after the army took power and placed the 93-year-old, a liberation hero turned authoritarian leader, under house arrest. / AFP PHOTO / STR        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

The World in Photos This Week

A coup targets Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, protests erupt in France, and floods hit Athens.

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TOPSHOT - A picture taken on November 15, 2017 shows Iranians children next to the rubble of their home in Kouik village near to Sarpol-e Zahab, two days after a 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck Iran's western Kermanshah province near the border with Iraq, leaving hundreds killed and thousands homeless.
Iranian authorities scramble to help tens of thousands of people left homeless by a major quake on the border with Iraq that killed more than 400 people as anger mounts among residents at what they see as a slow response. / AFP PHOTO / ATTA KENARE        (Photo credit should read ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images)

Iranian children next to the rubble of their home in the village of Kouik, Iran on Nov. 15, two days after a 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck Iran's western Kermanshah province near the border with Iraq, leaving hundreds killed and thousands homeless.

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TOPSHOT - Building cranes and the top of the new Munch Museum under construction emerge above heavy fog covering central Oslo on November 15, 2017.  / AFP PHOTO / NTB scanpix AND NTB Scanpix / Cornelius Poppe / Norway OUT        (Photo credit should read CORNELIUS POPPE/AFP/Getty Images)

Construction cranes and the top of the new Munch Museum in Oslo, Norway emerge from heavy fog on Nov. 15.

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TOPSHOT - Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visit the New Jerusalem Orthodox Monastery outside the town of Istra, some 70 km outside Moscow, on November 15, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SPUTNIK / Yekaterina SHTUKINA        (Photo credit should read YEKATERINA SHTUKINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visit the New Jerusalem Monastery near the town of Istra, outside Moscow, on Nov. 15.

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TOPSHOT - People watch a 12 meters whale that was found dead at Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on November 15, 2017.  / AFP PHOTO / Leo Correa        (Photo credit should read LEO CORREA/AFP/Getty Images)

A family looks at a 39-foot whale that was found dead on Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Nov. 15.

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The sun sets behind the rebel-held besieged town of Arbin, in the Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of Damascus, on November 15, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Amer ALMOHIBANY        (Photo credit should read AMER ALMOHIBANY/AFP/Getty Images)

The sun sets behind a mosque in the besieged rebel-held town of Arbin, in the Eastern Ghouta suburbs of Damascus, Syria on Nov. 15.

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Christie's employees take bids for Leonardo da Vincis "Salvator Mundi" at Christie's New York on November 15, 2017.
A 500-year-old work of art depicting Jesus Christ, believed to be the work of Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, sold in New York on Wednesday for $450.3 million setting a new art auction record, Christie's said. "Salvator Mundi," which the auction house dates back to around 1500, sold after 18 minutes of frenzied bidding in a historic sale, the star lot of the November art season in the US financial capital.
 / AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY        (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Christie's employees take bids for Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi in New York on Nov. 15. The 500-year-old oil painting depicting Jesus Christ sold for $450.3 million, setting a new art auction record.

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TOPSHOT - Brazil's Corinthians fans cheer during their 2017 Brazilian championship football match against Brazil's Fluminense at the Arena Corinthians Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil on November 13, 2017.  / AFP PHOTO / Miguel SCHINCARIOL        (Photo credit should read MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL/AFP/Getty Images)

Fans of the Brazilian soccer club Corinthians cheer at a match against Fluminense in São Paulo, Brazil on Nov. 13. Corinthians secured the league title with three games remaining in the season.

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TOPSHOT - Indian government department buildings are shrouded by heavy smog in New Delhi on November 16, 2017.
Delhi is now the world's most polluted capital according to the WHO, with pollution levels that regularly exceed those of Beijing. As the city's air quality deteriorated last week the Indian Medical Association declared a public health emergency and urged administrators to "curb this menace". / AFP PHOTO / DOMINIQUE FAGET        (Photo credit should read DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Indian government buildings in New Delhi shrouded by heavy smog on Nov. 16. According to the World Health Organization, Delhi is the world's 11th-most polluted city, with pollution levels that regularly exceed those of Beijing.

Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images
TOPSHOT - This picture taken on November 14, 2017 shows people visiting the Tianjin Binhai Library.
A futuristic Chinese library has wowed book lovers around the world with its white, undulating shelves rising from floor to ceiling, but if you read between the lines you'll spot one problem. Those rows upon rows of book spines are mostly images printed on the aluminium plates that make up the backs of shelves. / AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR / To go with AFP story China-library-architecture, FOCUS by Becky Davis        (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Visitors at the new Tianjin Binhai Library in China on Nov. 14. The futuristic facility features undulating shelves painted to look like they're full of books.

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TOPSHOT - A picture taken on November 16, 2017 shows a minibus loaded with balloons driving along the coastal road by the beach in Gaza City. / AFP PHOTO / MOHAMMED ABED        (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images)

A minibus loaded with balloons driving along the coastal road in Gaza City on Nov. 16.

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TOPSHOT - A man walks past a military tank parked on the side of a street in the Zimbabwean capital Harare on November 16, 2017, a day after the military announced plans to arrest "criminals" close to the president. 
Zimbabweans weighed an uncertain future on November 16 without Zimbabwe's President after the army took power and placed the 93-year-old, a liberation hero turned authoritarian leader, under house arrest. / AFP PHOTO / STR        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

A man walks past a military tank parked on a street in Harare, Zimbabwe on Nov. 16, a day after the military announced plans to arrest "criminals" close to the President Robert Mugabe.

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TOPSHOT - A picture taken on November 16, 2017 in Paris, shows dinosaurs' skeletons displayed at the paleontology gallery of the French museum of Natural History. 
The museum needs to raise funds for its renovation.  / AFP PHOTO / Martin BUREAU        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Dinosaur skeletons on display in the paleontology gallery at the National Museum of Natural History in Paris, France on Nov. 16.

Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images
TOPSHOT - In a photo taken through the window of a car, North Korean students illuminated by a public television screen walk past the central station in Pyongyang on November 16, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ed JONES        (Photo credit should read ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images)

North Korean students illuminated by a public television screen walk past the central station in Pyongyang on Nov. 16.

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TOPSHOT - A photo shows the damaged interior of a house in Mandra, northwest of Athens, on November 16, 2017, after heavy rainfall caused flooding early on November 15.
Greece was in mourning on November 16 as rescue crews tried to locate several people missing in a flood that killed 15 people near the capital, as rain continued to fall. / AFP PHOTO / Angelos Tzortzinis        (Photo credit should read ANGELOS TZORTZINIS/AFP/Getty Images)

The damaged interior of a house in the town of Mandra, Greece, northwest of Athens, on Nov. 16, after heavy rainfall caused flooding the previous day.

Angelos Tzortzinis/AFP/Getty Images
TOPSHOT - An image grab from an AFP TV shows French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (L) during a meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri at the latter's residence in the Saudi capital Riyadh on November 16, 2017.
Hariri held talks in the Saudi capital with Le Drian, the most senior Western official he has met publicly since his shock resignation 12 days ago, as international pressure has been mounting for the Lebanese premier to return to Beirut after his prolonged stay in the kingdom since he announced in a televised speech from Riyadh on November 4 that he would be stepping down, tipping his country into crisis. / AFP PHOTO / Rania SANJAR        (Photo credit should read RANIA SANJAR/AFP/Getty Images)

An image grab from AFP TV shows French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian during a meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Nov. 16. Hariri held talks with Le Drian, the most senior Western official he has met publicly since his resignation 12 days ago.

Rania Sanjar/AFP/Getty Images
TOPSHOT - A protestor holds a flare during a nationwide protest day against the government's economic and social reforms, on November 16, 2017 in Nantes. / AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE        (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)

A protestor in the French city of Nantes holds a flare during a nationwide protest day against the government's economic and social reforms, on Nov. 16.

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TOPSHOT - Israeli 'Kessim' or religious leaders of the Ethiopian Jewish community lead the prayers during the Sigd holiday marking the desire to 'return to Jerusalem', as they celebrate from a hilltop in the holy city over looking the Temple Mount, on November 16, 2017.
Sigd used to mark the aspirations of Ethiopian Jews to go to Jerusalem and  nowadays the festivity is celebrated in Jerusalem with thousands of Ethiopians from all over Israel congregating to pray together, led by their religious leaders, the 'Kessim' who recites prayers while they overlook the old city of Jerusalem. / AFP PHOTO / GALI TIBBON        (Photo credit should read GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Kessim, the religious leaders of Israel's Ethiopian Jewish community, lead prayers on a hilltop overlooking the Temple Mount in Jerusalem during the Sigd holiday.

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TOPSHOT - People hold their mobile phones while stading to create the shape of a giant ribbon in front of the 'Generalitat' palace (Catalan government headquarters) at the Sant Jaume square in Barcelona on November 16, 2017  during a demonstration calling for the release of jailed Catalan separatist leaders Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Cuixart. / AFP PHOTO / PAU BARRENA        (Photo credit should read PAU BARRENA/AFP/Getty Images)

People hold their mobile phones while standing to create the shape of a giant ribbon in front of the Catalan government headquarters in Barcelona, Spain on Nov. 16, during a demonstration calling for the release of jailed Catalan separatist leaders Jordi Sànchez and Jordi Cuixart.

Pau Barrena/AFP/Getty Images
TOPSHOT - A man skates with his child on synthetic ice atop the Watergate Hotel November 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

A man skates with his child at a synthetic ice rink on top of the Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 16.

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TOPSHOT - In this picture taken on November 12, 2017, He Yiyi kicks the ball during a football match with a local team in Guangzhou, Guangdong province.
The exploits of 21-year-old He Yiyi, who lost his leg to childhood cancer and uses crutches to support himself when playing, have earned him several endearing nicknames including "Angel with Broken Wings", "Ball King with One Leg" and "Magic Boy". / AFP PHOTO / - / China OUT / To go with Fbl Asia CHN disabled, Focus by Peter Stebbings        (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)

He Yiyi, a 21-year-old Chinese soccer player who lost a leg to childhood cancer, during a football match with a local team in Guangzhou, China. His story has earned him several endearing nicknames, including "Angel with Broken Wings," the "Ball King with One Leg," and "Magic Boy."

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TOPSHOT - Indonesian youths sit on a table while playing games at a game centre surrounded by floodwaters after seasonal rains hit the area around Bandung, West Java province, on November 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / TIMUR MATAHARI        (Photo credit should read TIMUR MATAHARI/AFP/Getty Images)

Indonesian youths sit on a table while playing games surrounded by floodwaters after seasonal rains hit the town of Bandung, West Java province on Nov. 17.

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TOPSHOT - A pictures taken on November 14, 2017, shows a general view of the old city of Mosul in northern Iraq.
While the fierce street battles to reclaim the winding streets of the city's historic centre ended in July, officials and residents say the deadly legacy of jihadist rule still haunts Mosul's old heart. 
The famed area that once boasted traditional houses, mosques and churches is now largely a deserted tangle of metal and rubble -- stalked by fears of booby traps left behind by IS or sleeper cells of fighters ready to strike at any moment.  / AFP PHOTO / STRINGER        (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)

A view of the old city of Mosul, Iraq on Nov. 14. The famed area once boasted traditional houses, mosques, and churches but is now largely a deserted tangle of metal and rubble — littered with booby traps left behind by the Islamic State.

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TOPSHOT - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during the Justice and Development (AK) Party's provincial heads meeting in Ankara, on November 17, 2017.    / AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTAN        (Photo credit should read ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during his Justice and Development Party's provincial leaders meeting in Ankara, on Nov. 17.

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TOPSHOT - Instructor James Lovell (R) teaches student Santas during a training session at The Ministry of Fun Santa School in London on November 16, 2017. 
Pens at the ready, a dozen trainee Father Christmases are getting their final instructions before heading out to Britain's department stores, tourist landmarks and private parties for the festive season. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS / TO GO WITH AFP STORY 'Britain-education-Christmas' by Ouerdya AIT ABDELMALEK        (Photo credit should read ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Instructor James Lovell teaches student Santas during a training session at the Ministry of Fun Santa School in London on Nov. 16. At the school, a dozen trainee Father Christmases are getting their final instructions before heading out to Britain's department stores, tourist landmarks, and private parties for the holiday season.

Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images
Rohingya refugee children play at Thankhali refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia on November 16, 2017.
More than 600,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh since a military crackdown in Myanmar in August triggered an exodus, straining resources in the impoverished country. / AFP PHOTO / Munir UZ ZAMAN        (Photo credit should read MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Rohingya refugee children play at Thankhali refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia on Nov. 16. More than 600,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh since a military crackdown in Myanmar in August triggered an exodus, straining resources in the impoverished country.

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