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  • The photo editors at ABC News chose the best news images of the week for this collection. </br></br>A girl who crossed the U.S. border with Canada illegally with her family, claiming refugee status in Canada, is pictured as she looks through a fence at a temporary detention center in Blackpool, Quebec, Aug. 5, 2017.
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  • Wearing a Superman costume, Toly Shtapenko, of Ukraine, takes a long stride along the Hollywood Walk of Fame to impress tourists, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, March 2, 2017. While the Hollywood we see in movies is a place of glamour and beautiful celebrities, the cast of superheroes filling Hollywood Boulevard is frequently anything but. Many are people struggling to make a buck as they pursue their dream of stardom.
    Jae C. Hong/AP
  • Kimberly Williams of Jamaica competes in the women's triple jump at the World Athletics Championships at London Stadium, London, Aug. 7, 2017.
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  • A rescue worker pulls a cable, after infrastructure was damaged during an earthquake outside Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province, China, Aug. 10, 2017.
    Thomas Peter/Reuters
  • A T-72 tank's barrel is seen while driven through the course of the Tank Biathlon competition, part of Russia’s International Army Games 2017, at a range in the settlement of Alabino outside Moscow, Aug. 8, 2017.
    Maxim Shemetov/Reuters
  • A man seeking safety walks with his hands in the air through a thick cloud of tear gas towards riot police, as they clash with protesters throwing rocks in the Kawangware slum of Nairobi, Kenya, Aug. 10, 2017.
    Ben Curtis/AP
  • Injured Syrian children cry as they wait to receive treatment at a makeshift hospital in Jobar, Aug. 5, 2017, following a reported government airstrike on a building in Ain Tarma, in the eastern Ghouta area, a rebel stronghold east of the capital Damascus.
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  • Ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addresses a rally from his bullet-proof container in Rawalpindi, Aug. 9, 2017.
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  • Kenyan inmates wait in line to cast their vote in Kisumu maximum prison in Kisumu, on Lake Victoria, Aug. 8, 2017.
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  • France's Garfield Darien prepares at the start of the semi-finals of the men's 110m hurdles athletics event at the 2017 IAAF World Championships at the London Stadium in London, Aug. 6, 2017.
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  • The installation “Unframed Ellis Island” by French artist JR is seen on display in a room in one of the buildings of the Ellis Island Hospital, Aug. 5, 2017. The 750-bed facility treated over 1.2 million patients. About 250,000 immigrants were treated for illnesses such as tuberculosis, measles, diphtheria, trachoma and other contagious diseases.
    Timothy A.Clary/AFP/Getty Images
  • The August full moon rises above the 5th Century BC Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounio, south of Athens, Aug. 7, 2017.
    Petros Giannakouris/AP
  • An aerial view taken with a drone shows people taking in the sunshine and sea on a beach in Guzelcamli district in Aydin, Turkey, Aug. 4, 2017. Temperatures have reached over 43 degrees Celcius in some parts of Turkey.
    Erdem Sahin/EPA
  • A farmer feeds ducks in Hongshui Township in Rongshui Miao Autonomous County of Liuzhou, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Aug. 6, 2017. Fifteen duck breeding cooperatives were founded in Rongshui to help more than 2,300 households in poverty increase their incomes.
    Xinhua/Long Tao via Newscom
  • A man applies makeup to his face mask during the ScareLA 'Monsters Come Together' show at the Convention Center in Los Angeles, Aug. 6, 2017.
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