The world in photos this week

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


A Republican Guard pays respects after lowering the French national flag at half-mast at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, the day after the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice.

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Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

An electronic board displays “Je suis Nice” in honor of the victims of the Bastille Day truck attack, outside the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.

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Francois Lenoir/Reuters

School children offer prayers to pay tribute to the victims of the Bastille Day truck attack, at a school in Ahmedabad, India, July 15, 2016. The placard reads, “Tribute to the people killed in the terror attack in France.”

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Amit Dave/Reuters

Indian paramilitary soldiers stand near a police officer’s vehicle that was burnt by protesters, on the outskirts of Srinagar in Kashmir.

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Mukhtar Khan/AP

A man walks on the damaged road in the aftermath of Typhoon Nepartak in south eastern China.

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Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images

A member of a part-time workers organization is detained by police officers as he stages a rally demanding an increase in the minimum wage in South Korea.

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Ahn Young-joon/AP

Revelers run in front of Jandilla’s fighting bulls in Pamplona, northern Spain.

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Alvaro Barrientos/AP

Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Theresa May at the start of an audience where she invited the former Home Secretary to become Prime Minister and form a new government at Buckingham Palace on July 13, 2016 in London, England.

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A Loyalist poses for a drone as he is filmed making final preparations to a huge bonfire in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The Ballymacash bonfire is reported as the largest bonfire construct in the province.

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Grand Park Events Center on July 12, 2016 in Westfield, Indiana.

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Donald Trump (R) and Indiana Governor Mike Pence (L) wave to the crowd before addressing the crowd during a campaign stop at the Grand Park Events Center in Westfield, Indiana, July 12, 2016. Trump announced Pence as his VP pick on July 15.

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REUTERS/John Sommers II

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton waves to supporters with Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., during a rally in Portsmouth, N.H., Tuesday, July 12, 2016, where Sanders endorsed her for president.

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Jim Cole/AP

A man attempts to stop protesters from engaging with police in riot gear in front of the Baton Rouge Police Department headquarters.

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Max Becherer/AP

Police officers arrive at the funeral for slain Dallas police Sgt. Michael Smith at The Watermark Church on July 14, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. Dallas police Sgt. Michael Thomas was one of five Dallas police officers who were shot and killed by a sniper during a Black Lives Matter march in Dallas.

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Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal (c) lifts the European Championship trophy after a 1-0 win against France, during the UEFA EURO 2016.

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The peloton descend from the category one climb of Port d’Envalira, during Le Tour de France.

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A demonstrator protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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Jonathan Bachman/Reuters

Australian Army soldiers with the 2RAR prepare to breach a building during a helicopter insertion exercise with US Marines in the Kahuku mountains training area in Honolulu, Hawaii, July 13, 2016.

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REUTERS/Hugh Gentry