The World in Photos This Week

Prayer in Turkey, a bike race through the Sahara, and May Day around the world.

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A child prays during Shab-e-Barat (the night of forgiveness or atonement) at the Somuncu Baba Mosque in Malatya, Turkey, on April 30.

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Honduran riot policemen stand outside the Municipal Government of the Central District of Tegucigalpa after demonstrators set it on fire during a May Day protest demanding the resignation of President Juan Orlando Hernández. Thousands of workers there and worldwide took to the streets to demand better working conditions and welfare on May 1.

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Myanmar farm workers tend to rice at a plantation outside Naypyidaw during International Workers' Day on May 1. 

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Cubans cheer during the May Day rally at Revolution Square in Havana on May 1.

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An Indian laborer pauses as he unloads sacks of cement from a goods train at a warehouse in Jalandhar on April 30 ahead of International Workers' Day.

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A worker molds bricks at a kiln on the outskirts of Amritsar, India, on April 30.

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Indonesian workers take part in a May Day rally in Surabaya on May 1.

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Bangladeshi workers unload watermelons from a boat in the Buriganga River on April 29. Hundreds of vendors from the countryside come to the capital, Dhaka, to sell their fruits.

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People pass along portraits of former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont and Dolors Bassa, the former Catalan regional government counselor, as they form a human chain in support of jailed and self-exiled Catalan politicians after hiking Montserrat Mountain near Barcelona, Spain, on April 28.

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Migrant demonstrators climb the U.S.-Mexico border fence during a rally in San Ysidro, California, on April 29. The United States has threatened to arrest migrants from the caravan if they try to sneak in. Organizers said on May 3 that more than 150 people from the group had crossed the border already to seek asylum.

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A donkey is presented during the National Donkey Fair in Otumba, Mexico, on May 1. The fair brings together about 7,000 people in what participants consider a day off for the cargo animal, but animal rights activists have challenged the event as a cruel ritual in which donkeys are painted, whipped, ridden by grown men, and sometimes given alcohol.

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A worker dismantles loudspeakers set up for propaganda broadcasts near the Demilitarized Zone separating the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea, on May 1. South Korea silenced its battery of giant loudspeakers that blast messages at the North's soldiers in a conciliatory gesture after the historic inter-Korea summit.

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A man passes an obstacle as he takes part in the Bison Race extreme competition near the town of Lahoysk, north of Minsk, Belarus, on April 30.

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People stand under the "Umbrellas" artwork by Greek sculptor George Zongolopoulos during the celebration of World Wish Day by the Make-a-Wish International charity organization in Thessaloniki, Greece, on April 29.

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German graffiti artist Alexander Frank jumps onto a 3D painted pedestrian crossing in the town of Schmalkalden, central Germany, on April 30. The artwork is designed to increase road safety.

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Competitors ride their bikes during Stage 5 of the Titan Desert 2018 mountain biking race around Merzouga in Morocco on May 3. The 385-mile race is completed over six days, snaking between Boumalne Dades, at the foot of the High Atlas summits, and Erfoud, an oasis town in the Sahara Desert.

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, and Brexit campaigner and member of the European Parliament Nigel Farage exchange a high-five at the start of the plenary session on the EU's next long-term budget in the European Parliament in Brussels on May 2. Juncker unveiled plans for a bigger post-Brexit budget worth 1.279 trillion euros covering 2021-2027.

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Indonesian soldiers show off their skills during a visit by Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah at the Indonesian military headquarters in Jakarta on May 3.

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Children attend the Children Becoming Buddhist Monks ceremony at a Jogye temple in Seoul on May 2. The children got their hair shaved by monks to celebrate the upcoming birthday of Buddha.

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Modesto, a male giraffe considered the mascot of Ciudad Juárez, is pictured on the 18th anniversary of his time at Central Park in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, on April 29.

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A visitor lies on an inflatable chair during the Sakura Matsuri cherry blossom festival at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden in New York City on April 29. The annual event celebrates contemporary and traditional Japanese culture among the blossoming cherry trees.

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