A Mesmerizing Blend Of Images From Around The World This Week

Here’s another way of looking back to the week: a colorful glimpse of the events from around the world.

Pope Francis addresses

Pope Francis addresses the faithful during World Youth Days at Blonia Park in Krakow, Poland.


Jennelyn Olaires

Jennelyn Olaires, 26, cradles the body of her partner, who was killed on a street by a vigilante group, according to police, in a spate of drug related killings in Pasay city, Metro Manila, Philippines. A sign on a cardboard found near the body reads: "Pusher Ako," which translates to "I am a drug pusher."

displaced woman

A displaced woman, who fled from Al-Shirqat, due to Islamic State violence, holds her child on the outskirts of Al-Shirqat, south of Mosul, Iraq.


Mud Olympics

A participant smiles after his handball match at the so called "Wattoluempiade" (Mud Olympics) in Brunsbuettel.


2016 Rio Olympics

A diver from Italy practices during the 2016 Rio Olympics at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


2016 Rio Olympics

Brazil men's training session at 2016 Rio Olympics.


Clinton Kaine

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton celebrates among balloons with her vice presidential running mate Tim Kaine after accepting the nomination on the fourth and final night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Orthodox Priest

An orthodox priest baptizes a woman in Yenisei river during a ceremony marking the Christianization of the country that was known as Kievan Rus' in Krasnoyarsk.


Caricuao Zoo

A lion sleeps inside a cage at the Caricuao Zoo in Caracas, Venezuela.


Khizr Khan

Khizr Khan, father of fallen American Muslim war hero, challenges Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to read his copy of the U.S. Constitution at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Banner/thumbnail credit: Reuters

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