ABC News photo editors chose the best news images of the week for this collection. </br></br>Ethnic Miao women in traditional costumes take part in a tug-of-war to celebrate a local festival at a village in Rongshui Miao Autonomous County, China, Sept. 27, 2018.
Catalan riot police, colored by paint bags thrown by pro-independence activists, stand guard, Sept. 29, 2018, in Barcelona, Spain.
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A woman waves a Palestinian flag during a protest, calling for lifting the Israeli blockade on Gaza and demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border fence east of Gaza City, Sept. 28, 2018.
A damaged mosque in Palu, Indonesia, Oct. 4, 2018, is seen after an earthquake and tsunami hit the area on Sept. 28. </br></br>A total of 1,411 people have been confirmed dead and over 2,500 injured after the monster earthquake struck sending destructive waves barreling into Sulawesi island.
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The Jalousie neighborhood in Port-au-Prince, Haiti is seen at sunset, Sept. 27, 2018.
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A picture of 12-year-old Palestinian boy Nassir al-Mosabeh, who was killed during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border fence, is seen on his classroom table in Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Sept. 30, 2018.
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Megan Murphy, right in hat, and Cara Knoedler embrace, as Kenneth Wright wipes his eyes, in front of the Mandalay Bay casino on the first anniversary of the Las Vegas mass shooting, Oct. 1, 2018, in Las Vegas. </br></br>Hundreds of survivors of the Las Vegas mass shooting have formed a human chain around the shuttered site of a country music festival where a gunman opened fire on Oct. 1, 2017.
High Court judges gather at Westminster Abbey ahead of the annual service to mark the start of the legal year, Oct. 1, 2018, in London. </br></br>The service, conducted by the Dean of Westminster, The Very Reverend Dr. John Hall, dates back to the Middle Ages and is attended by over 700 Judges and senior judicial figures.
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Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Jeff Flake speaks with committee colleagues during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 28, 2018, on the nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. </br></br>A dramatic Senate hearing saw the judge furiously fight back against sexual assault allegations recounted in harrowing detail by his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford.
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Indian schoolchildren dressed like Mahatma Gandhi assemble during an event at a school in Chennai, India, Oct. 1, 2018, ahead of the 149th anniversary of Gandhi's birth on Oct. 2.
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