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  • ABC News photo editors chose some of their favorite news images of the week for this collection.<br><br>Afghans gather on a roadside near the military part of the airport in Kabul on Aug. 20, 2021, hoping to flee from the country after the Taliban's military takeover of Afghanistan.
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  • A U.S. Marine grabs an infant over a barbed wire fence during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug. 19, 2021.
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  • A person wounded in a bomb blast outside the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug. 26, 2021, arrives at a hospital.
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  • U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asks reporters to give her space as she returns to her office following a procedural vote on federal budget resolution legislation at the Capitol on Aug. 23, 2021, in Washington, D.C.
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  • A surfer rides a wave in wild surf conditions at Bronte Beach on Aug. 25, 2021, in Sydney.
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  • Aditi Jehangir as Dorothy, Ewan Shand as Scarecrow and Brian McDavid as a Stormtrooper, promote this year's Film Fest in the City in St. Andrew Square on Aug. 19, 2021, in Edinburgh, Scotland.
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  • Aerial footage taken on Aug. 25, 2021, shows areas of Waverly, Tenn., that were destroyed when a flash flood went through the town on Aug. 21, 2021.
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  • A car is among debris that washed up against a bridge over a stream on Aug. 22, 2021, in Waverly, Tenn.
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  • Sumeyye Boyaci, from Turkey, competes in the mixed 4x50 meter freestyle relay at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre during the 2020 Paralympic Games, on Aug. 26, 2021, in Tokyo.
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  • Sheep form the shape of a heart in a field in Guyra, northern New South Wales, Australia, Aug. 5, 2021. Ben Jackson, a sheep farmer stuck in lockdown, was unable to attend his aunt's funeral, and honored her memory with this tribute.
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  • Palestinian demonstrators and journalists run from tear gas fired by Israeli security forces during a protest along the border fence, east of Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, on Aug. 25, 2021.
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  • Homeowner Jose Lamas, right, and his daughter Astrid Covarrubias survey the charred debris left in his burned-out home from the South Fire in Lytle Creek, San Bernardino County, north of Rialto, Calif., Aug. 25, 2021.
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  • A firefighting helicopter drops water on the French Fire near State Route 155 on Aug. 24, 2021, near Wofford Heights, Calif.
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  • Evacuees from Afghanistan board a military aircraft during an evacuation from Kabul, in this photo taken on Aug. 19, 2021.
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