TOPSHOT - Bangladeshi conjoined twins baby girls Rabia and Rukia sit in a hospital in Dhaka on July 25, 2017. 
Bangladeshi twins born conjoined at the skull will undergo a difficult and potentially dangerous operation to separate their bodies, surgeons said July 26 as they appealed for help from global medical experts. Doctors are trying to establish whether the one-year-old girls, born otherwise healthy in northwest Bangladesh, share the same brain, something that would vastly complicate the surgery.
 / AFP PHOTO / Munir UZ ZAMAN        (Photo credit should read MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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Venezuelans travel to Colombia for food and work, people swim across flooded streets in Bangladesh, and Muslim kindergarteners practice for the Hajj.

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TOPSHOT - Bangladeshi conjoined twins baby girls Rabia and Rukia sit in a hospital in Dhaka on July 25, 2017. 
Bangladeshi twins born conjoined at the skull will undergo a difficult and potentially dangerous operation to separate their bodies, surgeons said July 26 as they appealed for help from global medical experts. Doctors are trying to establish whether the one-year-old girls, born otherwise healthy in northwest Bangladesh, share the same brain, something that would vastly complicate the surgery.
 / AFP PHOTO / Munir UZ ZAMAN        (Photo credit should read MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Rabia and Rukia, conjoined Bangladeshi twin girls, sit in a hospital in Chaka on July 25.

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TOPSHOT - Indian schoolchildren wear masks bearing the image of former Indian president APJ Abdul Kalam on the second anniversary of his death in Chennai on July 27, 2017.
Former Indian president APJ Kalam, who played a lead role in the country's nuclear weapons tests, was the 11th Indian president, between 2002-2007. / AFP PHOTO / ARUN SANKAR        (Photo credit should read ARUN SANKAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Indian schoolchildren wear masks bearing the image of former Indian President A.P.J Abdul Kalam on the second anniversary of his death in Chennai on July 27.

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TOPSHOT - A Chechen Muslim prays in the Aymani Kadyrova Mosque built in hi-tech style in the city of Argun, second largest city of Chechnya, about 18 km from Grozny on July 25, 2017.
 / AFP PHOTO / KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV        (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

A Chechen Muslim prays in the Aymani Kadyrov Mosque in the city of Grozny on July 25.

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TOPSHOT - Venezuelan citizens enter Cucuta, Norte de Santander Department, Colombia from San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela at the Simon Bolivar international bridge on July 25, 2017.
Some 25.000 Venezuelans cross to Colombia and return to their country daily with food, consumables and money from ilegal work, according to official sources. Also, there are 47.000 Venezuelans in Colombia with legal migratory status and another 150.000 who have already completed the 90 allowed days and are now without visa.  / AFP PHOTO / Luis Acosta        (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Venezuelan citizens enter Cucuta in Colombia from Venezuela at the Simon Bolivar international bridge on July 25. Around 25,000 Venezuelans cross the border daily and return with food and money from illegal work.

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Protesters display placards against US President Donald Trump during a demonstration in front of the US Army career center in Times Square, New York, on July 26, 2017.
Trump announced on July 26 that transgender people may not serve "in any capacity" in the US military, citing the "tremendous medical costs and disruption" their presence would cause. / AFP PHOTO / Jewel SAMAD        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Protests against U.S. President Donald Trump erupted in Times Square in New York on July 26 after the president announced that transgender people may not serve in the U.S. military.

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TOPSHOT - Ihram-clad Malaysian Muslim boys from the Little Caliphs kindergarten circumambulate a mockup of the Kaaba, Islam's most sacred structure located in the holy city of Mecca, during an educational simulation of the Hajj pilgrimage in Shah Alam, outside Kuala Lumpur on July 24, 2017. 
Thousands of Malaysian children took part in a practice run for the Muslim hajj pilgrimage on July 24, walking round a model of the holy Kaaba shrine under the tropical sun. The hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam, which capable Muslims must perform at least once, and marks the spiritual peak of their lives. / AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN        (Photo credit should read MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ihram-clad Malaysian Muslim boys from the Little Caliphs kindergarten simulate the Hajj pilgrimage, Islam's sacred walk to the holy city of Mecca, on July 24.

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TOPSHOT - Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner makes a statement from at the White House after being interviewed by the Senate Intelligence Committee in Washington on July 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / YURI GRIPAS        (Photo credit should read YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Senior advisor to the president Jared Kushner makes a statement at the White House after being interviewed by the Senate Intelligence Committee in Washington, D.C., on July 24.

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TOPSHOT - Indian supporters of Gorkhaland chant slogans tied with chains during a protest march in capital New Delhi on July 23, 2017. 
Eastern India's hill resort of Darjeeling has been rattled at the height of tourist season after violent clashes broke out between police and hundreds of protesters of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) -- a long-simmering separatist movement that has long called for a separate state for ethnic Gorkhas in West Bengal. The GJM wants a new, separate state of "Gorkhaland" carved out of eastern West Bengal state, of which Darjeeling is a part. / AFP PHOTO / SAJJAD HUSSAIN        (Photo credit should read SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Indian supporters of Gorkhaland chant slogans during a protest march in New Delhi on July 23.

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TOPSHOT - A woman walks past the Heart of Chechnya mosque in central Grozny on July 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV        (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

A woman walks past the Akhmad Kadyrov Mosque in central Grozny on July 24.

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TOPSHOT - A photo taken on July 23, 2017 shows a group of men waiting to pay their respects before the statues of the late North Korean leaders at Mansu hill in Pyongyang. / AFP PHOTO / Ed JONES        (Photo credit should read ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images)

A group of men wait to pay respects before statues of late North Korean leaders at Mansu Hill in Pyongyang on July 23.

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TOPSHOT - People camp and sleep on the beach in Bormes-les-Mimosas, southern France, at sunrise on July 27, 2017 where they took refuge after being evacuated from their campsite due to the fire.
Thousands of tourists fled to the safety of public shelters after a fire broke out overnight in the village of Bormes-les-Mimosas, on the Cote d'Azur, and swept towards the area's campsites. Local residents joined firefighters in southern France on July 26, 2017 to battle blazes that have forced over 10,000 people to flee and left chunks of coastal forest a blackened mess. / AFP PHOTO / ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT        (Photo credit should read ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images)

People camp and sleep on the beach in Bormes-les-Mimosas in southern France at sunrise on July 27. They took refuge there after being evacuated from their campsite due to a wildfire.

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TOPSHOT - Chris Gard (L) the father of terminally-ill 11-month-old Charlie Gard reads out a statement while Charlie's mother Connie Yates (R) looks on at the Royal Courts of Justice in London on July 24, 2017, after the parents abandoned their legal fight to take their son to the US for experimental treatment
A lawyer representing Gard's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard told judge Nicholas Francis "time had run out" and they had made their decision after seeing the 11-month-old's latest brain scans.
  / AFP PHOTO / CHRIS J RATCLIFFE        (Photo credit should read CHRIS J RATCLIFFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Chris Gard and Connie Yates, the parents of terminally-ill 11-month-old Charlie Gard, announce on July 24 in London that they're ending their legal fight to take their son to the United States for experimental treatment.

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TOPSHOT - Israeli security forces hold position as they stand guard in front of the Dome of the Rock in the Haram al-Sharif compound in the old city of Jerusalem on July 27, 2017.
Clashes erupted between Israeli police and Palestinians at the sensitive Jerusalem holy site on July 27, 2017 as thousands of Muslim worshippers entered to end a boycott of the compound over new Israeli security measures.
The Palestinian Red Crescent reported 46 people wounded both inside the site and in the immediate area. / AFP PHOTO / AHMAD GHARABLI        (Photo credit should read AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli security forces stand guard in front of the Dome of the Rock in the Haram al-Sharif compound in the old city of Jerusalem on July 27.

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TOPSHOT - A protester with tape covering her mouth takes part in the March for Free Internet in central Moscow on July 23, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Mladen ANTONOV        (Photo credit should read MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

A protester covers her mouth with tape as she takes part in the March for Free Internet in central Moscow on July 23.

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Afghan mourners carry the coffin of one of the 26 victims killed in a car bombing in Kabul on July 25, 2017. 
At least 26 people were killed and 41 wounded on July 24 after a Taliban-claimed car bomb struck a bus carrying government employees through a Shiite neighbourhood in Kabul, raising fears of sectarian violence in the Afghan capital. The assault came as a presidential spokesman said the Taliban also killed at least 35 civilians in an attack on a hospital in central Ghor province over the weekend. / AFP PHOTO / SHAH MARAI        (Photo credit should read SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty Images)

Afghan mourners carry the coffin of one of the 26 victims killed in a car bombing in Kabul on July 25.

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TOPSHOT - Rescue workers unload body bags containing the remains of victims of Marawi siege during a mass burial at a public cemetery in Marawi, in southern island of Mindanao on July 24, 2017, as the fighting between government troops and Muslim militants entered its second month.
The government is continuing to fight Islamist militants in the southern city of Marawi, a day after Congress voted to extend martial law over the southern Philippines until the end of the year.  / AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBE        (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

Rescue workers unload body bags containing victims of the Marawi siege during a mass burial at a public cemetery in Marawi, on the southern island of Mindanao in the Philippines, on July 24.

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TOPSHOT - Activists holding placards supporting abortion take part in a pro-abortion demonstration in Santiago,  on July 25, 2017. 
A plan to ease a ban on abortion in Chile has the backing of 70 percent of the country, a new poll released on Monday suggested, as a government push to do so navigated legislative problems. / AFP PHOTO / Martin BERNETTI        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/Getty Images)

Activists take part in a pro-abortion demonstration in Santiago on July 25, 2017.

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Assateague wild ponies rear up on each other during the annual Chincoteague Island Pony Swim in Chincoteague Island, Virginia, on July 26, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Wild ponies rear up on each other during the annual Chincoteague Island Pony Swim on Chincoteague Island in Virginia on July 26.

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TOPSHOT - A young girl cleans steps as people bow before the statues of late North Korean leaders Kim Il-Sung (L) and Kim Jong-Il (R) as the country marks 'Victory Day' at Mansu hill in Pyongyang on July 27, 2017.
July 27, which is the 64th anniversary of the signing of the Korean Armistice Agreement, is a public holiday in the nuclear-armed North and celebrated as Victory Day. / AFP PHOTO / Ed JONES        (Photo credit should read ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images)

A young girl cleans steps as people bow before statues of late North Korean leaders Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il as the country marks Victory Day at Mansu Hill in Pyongyang on July 27.

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TOPSHOT - US President Donald Trump poses for a group photo with outgoing interns at the White House in Washington on July 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / YURI GRIPAS        (Photo credit should read YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. President Donald Trump poses for a photo with outgoing interns at the White House in Washington, D.C., on July 24.

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TOPSHOT - Lyon's Archbishop Cardinal Philippe Barbarin puts up a statue of Virgin Mary on the wall during a visit to the church of the Holy Spirit in east Mosul on July 25, 2017.
Barbarin hailed the "rebirth" of Iraq's devastated main Christian town of Qaraqosh a day earlier, where residents are returning following two years of jihadist rule. / AFP PHOTO / SAFIN HAMED        (Photo credit should read SAFIN HAMED/AFP/Getty Images)

Lyon's Archbishop Cardinal Philippe Barbarin puts up a statue of Virgin Mary during a visit to the Church of the Holy Spirit in east Mosul on July 25.

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TOPSHOT - A Molotov cocktail thrown by anti-government activists explodes near members of the National Guard during clashes in Caracas on July 26, 2017, during a 48-hour general strike called by the opposition.
Venezuelans began blocking off deserted streets Wednesday as the opposition launched a 48-hour general strike aimed at thwarting embattled President Nicolas Maduro's controversial plans to rewrite the country's constitution. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO        (Photo credit should read JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

A Molotov cocktail thrown by anti-government activists explodes near members of the National Guard during clashes in Caracas on July 26.

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TOPSHOT - Chelsea pensioners John Kidman, 87, (R) and Bill 'Spud' Hunt, 83, wear Virtual Reality (VR) headsets at a photocall during the Royal British Legion launch of the Battle of Passchendaele virtual reality content at the Household Cavalry Museum in Westminster, central London on July 25, 2017.  / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS        (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Chelsea pensioners John Kidman and Bill 'Spud' Hunt wear Virtual Reality headsets at a photocall during the Royal British Legion launch at the Household Cavalry Museum in Westminster, central London, on July 25.

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TOPSHOT - Bangladeshi commuters use a rickshaw to cross a flooded street amid heavy rainfall in Dhaka on July 26, 2017. 
Bangladesh is experiencing downpours following a depression forming in the Bay of Bengal.  / AFP PHOTO / Munir UZ ZAMAN        (Photo credit should read MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bangladeshi commuters use a rickshaw to cross a flooded street amid heavy rainfall in Dhaka on July 26.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 26:  U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) takes an elevator to the U.S. Capitol on July 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. Sen. Paul was one of nine republican senators to vote against the health care bill in the Senate. The U.S. Senate will continue debate on the Better Care Reconciliation Act.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

U.S. Senator John McCain takes an elevator to the U.S. Capitol on July 26 in Washington, D.C., to vote for the Senate to debate the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act.

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