The world in photos this week

A selection of photos from some of the biggest news that you might have missed this week.

Ukrainian artist Daria Marchenko gives comments to journalists near the artwork ‘Honour’ from the series ‘Five Elements of War’, created in cooperation with her colleague Daniel Green and made of bullet and shell cartridges from the frontline of a military conflict in eastern Ukraine, shoulder straps and other military items, at a studio in Kiev, Ukraine on September 26, 2016.

Children play with water from a burst water pipe at a site hit yesterday by an air strike in Aleppo’s rebel-controlled al-Mashad neighborhood, Syria.

A Lebanese soldier carries his weapon as he stands on sandbags at an army post in the hills above the Lebanese town of Arsal, near the border with Syria.

Stacks of bread are seen at a damaged site after an airstrike in the rebel-held Bab al-Maqam neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria on September 28, 2016.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shakes hands with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (L) during the funeral of former Israeli President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem September 30, 2016.

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton touches the flag-draped coffin of former Israeli President Shimon Peres, after eulogizing him during his funeral ceremony at Mount Herzl cemetery in Jerusalem on September 30, 2016.

A CalFire firefighter sprays water on a ridge as he battles the Loma Fire near Santa Cruz, California on September 27, 2016.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and New York governor Andrew Cuomo (R) arrive for a press conference after a New Jersey Transit train derailed and crashed through the station in Hoboken, New Jersey on September 29, 2016.

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (L) speaks as Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton listens during the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York.

Tears stream down the cheeks of the daughter of Alfred Olango while she is embraced by her mother after the loss of Alfred Olango, who was shot by El Cajon police Tuesday, as the family gathers at a news conference in San Diego, California on September 29, 2016.

The Pioneer Team, a civil aerobatic team from Italy, let off pyrotechnics from their Pioneer 330 aircraft during the Malta International Airshow off SmartCity Malta, outside Valletta, Malta on September 24, 2016.

A dog rides a wave during the Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach, California on September 25, 2016

A police officer walks in the middle of Indonesian union workers protesting against a government tax amnesty on their way to the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 29, 2016.

A new giant portrait of China’s late Chairman Mao Zedong is placed at the Tiananmen Gate as the old one (L) is moved, ahead of China’s National Day, in Beijing on September 27, 2016.

People take a boat at a flooded area as Typhoon Megi lands in Fuzhou, Fujian province, China on September 28, 2016.

A man with a yellow origami umbrella, symbol of the Occupy Central civil disobedience movement, takes part in the second anniversary of the movement outside government headquarters in Hong Kong on September 28, 2016.


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