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    36 Powerful News Images You Should See This Week

    These are some of the strongest images you will see from this week in news.

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    A Palestinian protester uses slings to hurl a stone toward Israeli soldiers as he stands next to burning tyres during clashes following a protest against the nearby Jewish settlement of Qadomem, in the West Bank village of Kofr Qadom, near Nablus, Sept. 26.

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    A Kurdish Syrian refugee waits for transport during a sandstorm on the Turkish-Syrian border near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province, Sept. 24. The United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday it was making contingency plans in case all 400,000 inhabitants of the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani fled into Turkey to escape advancing Islamic State militants.

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    Alex Gersbach of Sydney, Australia, runs toward a cloud of smoke created by a flare during the FFA Cup match between Sydney United 58 FC and Sydney FC at Edensor Park on Sept. 23. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

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    U.S. President Barack Obama and former U.S. President Bill Clinton speak before Obama's speech at the Clinton Global Initiative on Sept. 23, in New York City. The annual meeting, established in 2005 by Clinton, convenes global leaders to discuss solutions to world problems.

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    Runners return after pulling up at Newmarket Racecourse on Sept. 25 in Newmarket, England.

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    Unju Kim of North Korea celebrates after claiming the gold medal and breaking the world record of the clean and jerk in the Women's 75kg Weightlifting Final during day six of the 2014 Asian Games at Moonlight Festival Garden Weightlifting Venue on Sept. 25, in Incheon, South Korea.

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    (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) Atmosphere during the Ferragamo Show as part of Milan Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2015 on Sept. 21, in Milan, Italy.

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    The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon supply ship lifts off from the launch pad on a resupply mission to the International Space Station, Sept. 21, in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The private spaceflight rocket is delivering a cargo capsule to the International Space Station.

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    (EDITORS NOTE: Image converted to black and white.) A model poses prior to the Corrie Nielsen show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2015 on Sept. 23, in Paris, France.

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    "Castellers de Barcelona" form a human tower during a demonstration at the festival of the patron saint of Barcelona, "The Virgin of Mercy," at Sant Jaume square in Barcelona, Spain, Sept. 24.

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    Actor Leonardo DiCaprio takes part in a march against climate change in New York, Sept. 21. An international day of action on climate change brought hundreds of thousands of people onto the streets of New York City on Sunday, easily exceeding organizers' hopes for the largest protest on the issue in history.

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    South Korea's Hong Seung-hyun (left) strikes the ball against Japan's Toshitaka Naito during their men's team sepaktakraw game at the Bucheon Gymnasium during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, Sept. 24.

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    New York City police officers arrest a man taking part in the Flood Wall Street demonstration in lower Manhattan, New York, Sept.r 22. Hundreds of protesters marched through New York City's financial district on Monday to call attention to what organizers say is capitalism's contribution to climate change, snarling traffic and risking arrest as they sought to block Wall Street.

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    U.S. Air Force pilots with the Thunderbirds perform the calypso pass maneuver in F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during a practice session prior to the Gunfighter Skies air show at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, Sept. 19.

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    Jennifer Lopez performs live following the Singapore F1 Grand Prix 2014 on Sept. 21.

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    An injured man rests in a field hospital after what activists say were four air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Douma, eastern al-Ghouta, near Damascus, Sept. 24.

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    Scarecrow dressed up on sticks to keep birds away from landing on oil ponds at the McKay River Suncor oil sands in-situ operations near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Sept.r 17. In 1967 Suncor helped pioneer the commercial development of Canada's oil sands, one of the largest petroleum resource basins in the world.

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    Palestinians try to put out a fire at the scene where Israeli troops shot dead two Palestinians, Marwan Kawasme and Amar Abu Aysha, in the West Bank city of Hebron Sept. 23. IThe military said the men killed were members of Hamas responsible for the killing of three Israeli youths in June, an attack that led to the Gaza war.

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    Winner Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton (left) of Britain sprays champagne over second-placed Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany during the podium ceremony after the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore, Sept. 21.

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    A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter keeps guard as his colleagues train before deploying to fight the Islamic State, at a temporary military camp near the front line in Gwar, northern Iraq, Sept. 22.

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    Derek Jeter, No. 2 of the New York Yankees, celebrates after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 25, in the Bronx borough of New York City.

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    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Sept. 24. World leaders gathered in New York this week to tackle a host of crises: the violence Islamic State militants are wreaking in Iraq and Syria, the exponential spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Africa, and deadlocked negotiations on Iran's nuclear program.

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    The sun sets above residential buildings on a hazy day in Beijing, Sept. 20. Chinese banks, property developers, and regional governments are intensifying efforts to drag the housing market from its worst slump in two years by allowing people to buy more than one home, slashing prices, and launching unorthodox promotions.

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    Masayoshi Yamamoto of Japan competes in the horizontal bar of the men's qualification and team final during the 2014 Asian Games at Namdong Gymnasium on Sept. 21, in Incheon, South Korea.

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    Models sit on the catwalk as they present creations at the end of Belgian designer Dries Van Noten Spring/Summer 2015 women's ready-to-wear collection show during Paris Fashion Week, Sept. 24.

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    Residents inspect damaged buildings in what activists say was a U.S. strike in Kfredrian, Idlib province, Sept. 23.

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    Petroleum byproducts lay spread out near the Suncor tar sands operations near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Sept. 17.

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    A driver sits inside a bus during an exchange of prisoners of war near Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Sept. 21. The two sides, that of the government forces and the pro-Russian separatists, are exchanging POWs under the terms of the current ceasefire.

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    South Korea's Yun Na-rae prepares for the uneven bars event of the women's team final gymnastics competition at the Namdong Gymnasium Club during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Sept. 22.

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    (EDITOR'S NOTE: Image was processed using digital filters.) Models showcase designs during the St. George Presents Camilla and Marc Resort 2014 Show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Sydney at Sydney Town Hall on Sept. 25, in Sydney, Australia.

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    Arsenal's Danny Welbeck (left) shoots a goal during their English Premier League soccer match against Aston Villa at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England, Sept. 20.

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    Rapper Kanye West reacts as he arrives to attend the Israeli-American designer Alber Elbaz Spring/Summer 2015 women's ready-to-wear collection for fashion house

    Lanvin during Paris Fashion Week, Sept. 25.

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    A pair of U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq after conducting air strikes in Syria, in this U.S. Air Force handout photo taken early in the morning of Sept. 23. These aircraft were part of a large coalition strike package that was the first to strike ISIL targets in Syria.

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    A member of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent carries a Kurdish Syrian refugee girl to the first aid tent after crossing the Turkish-Syrian border near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province Sept. 25. Kurdish forces in northern Syria pushed back an advance by Islamic State fighters toward a strategic town on the Turkish border on Thursday and appealed for U.S.-led air strikes to target the insurgents' tanks and heavy armaments.

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    South Korea's Shin Alam (left) competes against China's Xu Anqi during their women's epee team fencing competition final at Goyang Gymnasium during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Sept. 25.

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    Turkish security forces use tear gas to disperse Turkish Kurds near the Mursitpinar border crossing on the Turkish-Syrian border, near the southeastern town of Suruc, Sept. 26. Islamic State fighters tightened their siege of the strategic town of Kobani on Syria's border with Turkey on Friday, pushing back Kurdish forces and sending at least two shells into Turkish territory, witnesses said.

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