Photos of the Week: April 13 - 20
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Firefighters work to extinguish a fire in a historic factory in Saint Petersburg on April 12, 2021. (AFP/File Photo)
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A protester confronts an anti-riot police officer during a demonstration on April 13, 2021 at Circo Massimo in Rome, demanding the easing of lockdown restrictions. (AFP/File Photo)
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Muslim worshippers perform the evening Tarawih prayer during the fasting month of Ramadan around the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque complex in the holy city of Mecca, on April 13, 2021. (AFP/File Photo)
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a protester painting the symbols of the three finger salutes on the ground with red paint as part of a "bleeding strike" demonstration against the military coup in Shwebo in Myanmar's Sagaing region. (AFP via Facebook/File Photo)
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This picture shows the 100 days countdown till the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games displayed on the illuminated Tokyo Skytree in Tokyo on April 14, 2021. (AFP/File Photo)
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A picture taken on April 18, 2020 in Sainte-Croix shows a scultpure representing a man wearing a facemask as a preventive measure against the Covid-19 coronavirus in a field. (AFP/File Photo)
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A reveller reacts as his face is covered with vermillion powder during the Bisket Jatra Festival at Thimi, in the Bhaktapur District, on the outskirts of Kathmandu on April 15, 2021. (AFP/File Photo)
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Workers clean the exterior of the Museum of the Future, currently under construction, in Dubai in UAE on April 15, 2021. In the background, the Burj Khalifa. (AFP/File Photo)
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An aerial photo of 1,000 registered competitors heading to the highest point of the Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys during the Seven Mile Bridge Run on April 17, 2021. (AFP/File Photo)
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Athletes compete in the Womens 100m Freestyle final race during day 2 of the German Olympic Qualifications, which doubles as a qualifier event for the coronavirus delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (AFP/File Photo)
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Updated 21 April 2021

Photos of the Week: April 13 - 20

LONDON: Arab News selects some of the most striking images of the week from around the world. Scroll above to see them all...