Here are 20 of the week's best pictures

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This week’s gallery includes a man watching a rocket launch, a young girl dancing in the sea, Russian military band participants performing during a rehearsal, and many images from around the world.

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<p>A young girl dances and runs in the sea as she and her family celebrate Eid Al-Adha by watching the sunset at Crosby beach on August 21, 2018 in Liverpool, England. The traditional four-day celebratory festival marks one of the holiest days in the Islamic religious calendar. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) </p>
Muslims celebrate Eid Al-Adha

A young girl dances and runs in the sea as she and her family celebrate Eid Al-Adha by watching the sunset at Crosby beach on August 21, 2018 in Liverpool, England. The traditional four-day celebratory festival marks one of the holiest days in the Islamic religious calendar. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

<p>Fireworks burst by the Hungarian Parliament building and the oldest Hungarian Bridge the ‘Lanchid’ (Chain Bridge) crossing the Danube River in Budapest on August 20, 2018 during the celebration of Hungary’s national day. – Hungary marks the 1,018th anniversary of the foundation of the Hungarian state, established by the first king of Hungary, Stephen I. (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images) </p>
Hungary national day celebration

Fireworks burst by the Hungarian Parliament building and the oldest Hungarian Bridge the ‘Lanchid’ (Chain Bridge) crossing the Danube River in Budapest on August 20, 2018 during the celebration of Hungary’s national day. – Hungary marks the 1,018th anniversary of the foundation of the Hungarian state, established by the first king of Hungary, Stephen I. (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

<p>People enjoy the sea during sunset in the outskirts of Izmir, western Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Emre Tazegul) </p>
Turkey daily life

People enjoy the sea during sunset in the outskirts of Izmir, western Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Emre Tazegul)

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<p>A man watches a rocket launch while gathering for International Rocket Week on August 22, 2018 in Fairlie, Scotland. The IRW 2018 is the 33rd annual rocket flying event in Scotland for model and amateur rocketeers with rocketry followers of all ages that runs for eight days and encompasses research, competition rocket building and flying. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images) </p>
A man watches a rocket launch

A man watches a rocket launch while gathering for International Rocket Week on August 22, 2018 in Fairlie, Scotland. The IRW 2018 is the 33rd annual rocket flying event in Scotland for model and amateur rocketeers with rocketry followers of all ages that runs for eight days and encompasses research, competition rocket building and flying. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

<p>Japan’s Masaki Kaneko swims the backstroke leg of his team’s men’s 4x100m medley relay heat during the swimming competition at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue) </p>
Indonesia Asian Games Swimming

Japan’s Masaki Kaneko swims the backstroke leg of his team’s men’s 4x100m medley relay heat during the swimming competition at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

<p>Thick smoke from wildfires burning in the region fills the air and blocks out the sun as horses stand on a ranch just before 6 p.m, in Vanderhoof, British Columbia, on Wednesday Aug. 22, 2018. According to Environment Canada sunset in the town on Wednesday was to be at 8:30 p.m. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) </p>
Canada wildfires

Thick smoke from wildfires burning in the region fills the air and blocks out the sun as horses stand on a ranch just before 6 p.m, in Vanderhoof, British Columbia, on Wednesday Aug. 22, 2018. According to Environment Canada sunset in the town on Wednesday was to be at 8:30 p.m. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

<p>Pope Francis meets with nuns during his weekly general audience in Paul VI hall on August 22, 2018 at The Vatican. (Photo by VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images) </p>
Vatican Pope

Pope Francis meets with nuns during his weekly general audience in Paul VI hall on August 22, 2018 at The Vatican. (Photo by VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

<p>Russian military band participants perform during a rehearsal of the Spasskaya Tower international military music festival in Red Square, in Moscow, Russia, late Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, with the Saint Basil’s Cathedral in the background. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) </p>
Russia Spasskaya Tower Festival

Russian military band participants perform during a rehearsal of the Spasskaya Tower international military music festival in Red Square, in Moscow, Russia, late Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, with the Saint Basil’s Cathedral in the background. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

<p>Children enjoy a ride during an Eid in the Park celebration marking the start of Eid Al-Adha at Burgess Park on August 21, 2018 in London, England. The traditional four-day celebratory festival marks one of the holiest days in the Islamic religious calendar. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) </p>
Muslims celebrate Eid Al-Adha

Children enjoy a ride during an Eid in the Park celebration marking the start of Eid Al-Adha at Burgess Park on August 21, 2018 in London, England. The traditional four-day celebratory festival marks one of the holiest days in the Islamic religious calendar. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

<p>Egyptians ride a merry-go-round at a park to celebrate the third day of Eid el-Adha in the city of Qanater Al-Khayria in the province of Qalioubia (AFP Photo/Mohamed el-Shahed) </p>
Eid celebration

Egyptians ride a merry-go-round at a park to celebrate the third day of Eid el-Adha in the city of Qanater Al-Khayria in the province of Qalioubia (AFP Photo/Mohamed el-Shahed)

<p>Artist Gabriela Hirst flies a kite for an art installation called ‘Preliminary Attempts to Rearrange a Sunset’, a shifting installation in the sky on the bank of the River Thames in London, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) </p>
Britain art installation

Artist Gabriela Hirst flies a kite for an art installation called ‘Preliminary Attempts to Rearrange a Sunset’, a shifting installation in the sky on the bank of the River Thames in London, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

<p>A penguin is watched by a zoo keeper as it stands on a weighing scale for the Zoo’s annual weigh in, in London, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Home to more than 19,000 animals in their care, 800 different species, zookeepers regularly record the heights and weights of all the creatures at ZSL London Zoo as a key way of monitoring the residents’ overall wellbeing. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein) </p>
Britain zoo annual weigh in

A penguin is watched by a zoo keeper as it stands on a weighing scale for the Zoo’s annual weigh in, in London, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Home to more than 19,000 animals in their care, 800 different species, zookeepers regularly record the heights and weights of all the creatures at ZSL London Zoo as a key way of monitoring the residents’ overall wellbeing. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

<p>Muslims perform Salat al Eid prayer at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound during the first day of the Eid Al Adha in Jerusalem on August 21, 2018. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim’’s (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. (Photo by Mostafa Alkharouf/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) </p>
Salat al Eid prayer at Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem

Muslims perform Salat al Eid prayer at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound during the first day of the Eid Al Adha in Jerusalem on August 21, 2018. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim’’s (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. (Photo by Mostafa Alkharouf/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

<p>Residents of Pandanad sit in a bus stand surrounded by flood waters from the overflowing Pampa river while raft is pictured near them transported people in Pandanad of Alappuzha District in the south Indian state of Kerala on August 21, 2018. – More than one million people have swarmed relief camps in India’s Kerala state to escape devastating monsoon floods that have killed more than 410 people, officials said Tuesday as a huge international aid operation gathered pace. (Photo by MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/Getty Images) </p>
Kerala floods

Residents of Pandanad sit in a bus stand surrounded by flood waters from the overflowing Pampa river while raft is pictured near them transported people in Pandanad of Alappuzha District in the south Indian state of Kerala on August 21, 2018. – More than one million people have swarmed relief camps in India’s Kerala state to escape devastating monsoon floods that have killed more than 410 people, officials said Tuesday as a huge international aid operation gathered pace. (Photo by MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/Getty Images)

<p>Beekeeper Peter Schneider from the apiculture company Zuerihonig looks at bees in a mating hive box in Zurich, Switzerland August 21, 2018. Picture taken August 21, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann </p>
Beekeeper Schneider from Zuerihonig company looks at bees

Beekeeper Peter Schneider from the apiculture company Zuerihonig looks at bees in a mating hive box in Zurich, Switzerland August 21, 2018. Picture taken August 21, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

<p>Venezuelan migrants on their way to Peru sleep along the Pan-American Highway between Tulcan and Ibarra in Ecuador, after entering the country from Colombia, on August 22, 2018. – Ecuador announced on August 16 that Venezuelans entering the country would need to show passports from August 18 onwards, a document many are not carrying. And Peru followed suit on August 17, announcing an identical measure due to begin on August 25. (Photo by LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images) </p>
Venezuela migration

Venezuelan migrants on their way to Peru sleep along the Pan-American Highway between Tulcan and Ibarra in Ecuador, after entering the country from Colombia, on August 22, 2018. – Ecuador announced on August 16 that Venezuelans entering the country would need to show passports from August 18 onwards, a document many are not carrying. And Peru followed suit on August 17, announcing an identical measure due to begin on August 25. (Photo by LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images)

<p>Tourists pose for a selfie on the Muensterbruecke bridge in Zurich, Switzerland August 23, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann </p>
Tourists pose for a selfie in Zurich

Tourists pose for a selfie on the Muensterbruecke bridge in Zurich, Switzerland August 23, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

<p>Flood affected victims stand in a queue for food at a relief camp set up inside a school in Kochi, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. A political battle is brewing in flood-ravaged south India, with the ruling party in Kerala state protesting the central government’s refusal to accept more than $100 million in foreign relief. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi) </p>
Kerala floods

Flood affected victims stand in a queue for food at a relief camp set up inside a school in Kochi, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. A political battle is brewing in flood-ravaged south India, with the ruling party in Kerala state protesting the central government’s refusal to accept more than $100 million in foreign relief. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi)

<p>A man holds a fellow migrant who got injured while forcing their way into the Spanish territory of Ceuta on August 22, 2018. – Over 100 migrants made their way into Ceuta after storming a barbed-wire border fence with Morocco and attacking police with caustic quicklime, a local official said. (Photo by JOAQUIN SANCHEZ/AFP/Getty Images) </p>
Morocco Europe migrants

A man holds a fellow migrant who got injured while forcing their way into the Spanish territory of Ceuta on August 22, 2018. – Over 100 migrants made their way into Ceuta after storming a barbed-wire border fence with Morocco and attacking police with caustic quicklime, a local official said. (Photo by JOAQUIN SANCHEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

<p>Joman Schachter makes his way down the Yahara River in an inner tube just past the bridge on East Johnson Street in Madison, Wis., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Schachter hoped to float all the way home, which is near Olbrich. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, Amber Arnold) </p>
Wisconsin flooding

Joman Schachter makes his way down the Yahara River in an inner tube just past the bridge on East Johnson Street in Madison, Wis., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Schachter hoped to float all the way home, which is near Olbrich. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, Amber Arnold)

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