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An Indian man walks with a horse past a puddle in the northern hill town of Shimla on July 7, 2015. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
A pro-Euro demonstrator is seen behind a European Union flag during a rally in the northern Greek port city of Thessaloniki, Thursday, July 9, 2015. Hopes that Greece can get a rescue deal that will prevent a catastrophic exit from the euro rose on Thursday, after key creditors said they were open to discussing how to ease the country's debt load, a long-time sticking point in their talks. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)
Pakistani Shiite Muslims beat themselves to mourn during the anniversary of the death of Hazrat Ali, the cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad and the first Imam of the Shiite Muslim sect on Thursday, July 9, 2015 in Lahore, Pakistan. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
Pope Francis leaves El Alto International airport towards La Paz aboard the popemobile, in El Alto, Bolivia, Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Due to the altitude, the Pontiff will spend only a few hours in the capital city La Paz, which is near El Alto, during his South American tour. Bolivia is the second of three countries Francis will be visiting on his tour of the continent. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
A child runs through a sprinkler from an open fire hydrant during the Police Athletic League Summer Day Camp, Wednesday, July 8, 2015 in New York. The league has been serving New York City youth since 1914. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
Workers carry a dead bull from the ring during a bullfight at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Revelers from around the world arrive in Pamplona every year to take part on some of the eight days of the running of the bulls.(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
ATHENS, GREECE - JULY 08: A shipyard worker works on the hull of a ship being repaired in a Perama shipyard on July 8, 2015 in Athens, Greece. The town of Perama on the outiskirts of Piraeus has been building ships for centuries but has suffered immensely during the recent economic slowdown with the local area suffering 90% unemployment. Eurozone leaders have offered the greek government one more chance to propose a viable solution and rescue of it's debt or face the possibilty a likely exit from the euro. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
A Pakistani prays at a mosque during the fasting month of Ramadan in Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, July, 7, 2015. Muslims across the world are observing the holy fasting month of Ramadan, where they refrain from eating, drinking and smoking from dawn to dusk. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
Navy cadets march during a parade marking Venezuela's Independence Day in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, July 5, 2015.Venezuela is marking 204 years of independence. (AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos)
Iranian Shiite Muslims pray as they place the Quran, Islam's holy book, on their heads at the graves of soldiers who were killed during 1980-88 Iran-Iraq war, at the Behesht-e-Zahra cemetery, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan, just outside Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Iranian Muslims spent the night in prayer and devotion commemorating Laylat Al Qadr, or the Night of Power, which is the anniversary of the night that Muslims believe Prophet Muhammad received the first revelation of the Quran by the angel Gabriel. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
Faithful take picture with their mobile phones as Pope Francis departs from the San Francisco Church aboard the Popemobile, in Quito, Ecuador, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. The Pontiff met with representatives of civic organizations, entrepreneurs, indigenous communities and Catholic lay groups. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Afghan security personnel inspect a damaged vehicle at the site of a suicide attack that targeted a NATO convoy in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. An Afghan official said the attack by a suicide car bomber in the capital, Kabul, wounded at least two people. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Revelers are sprayed with water as they celebrate during the launch of the 'Chupinazo' rocket, to celebrate the official opening of the 2015 San Fermin fiestas in Pamplona, Spain, Monday, July 6, 2015. Revelers from around the world turned out here to kick off the festival with a messy party in the Pamplona town square, one day before the first of eight days of the running of the bulls. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
A veiled Egyptian woman poses for a picture as she sits outside her home situated at a cemetery in the so-called City of the Dead, a slum where half a million people live among tombs in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, July 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
An OSCE monitor checks the territory for mines during a patrol in Shyrokyne, Donetsk region eastern Ukraine, Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo)
People hang from the Sky Flyer ride at the State Fair Meadowlands during a Fourth of July fireworks display, Friday, July 3, 2015, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
People photograph the Olympic torch with their cell phones after it was presented during a ceremony in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday, July 3, 2015. Rio will host the 2016 Summer Olympics. (AP Photo/Joedson Alves)
A Shiite rebel, known as a Houthi, holds up a fragment of metal next to the rubble of a houses destroyed by a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, July 3, 2015. Yemeni security officials say the Saudi-led coalition has targeted encampments of Shiite rebels and their allies in the country's capital, Sanaa, and that several people were killed in the airstrikes. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A pair of osprey sit in their nest in the early morning fog on the Potomac River, Friday July 3, 2015, in Alexandria, Va. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - JULY 9: A Loyalist youth climbs a large bonfire construct in preparation for their 11th night bonfire at the New Mossley estate on July 9, 2015 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The New Mossley bonfire is considered by many to be the biggest in the province this year. Tradition holds that the bonfires commemorate the lighting of fires on the hills to help Williamite ships navigate through Belfast Lough at night when Protestant King William III and his forces landed at Carrickfergus to fight the Catholic Jacobites, supporters of the exiled Catholic King James II. The bonfires also mark the beginning of the annual 12th of July Orange parades. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 09: Commuters adjust their helmets as they queue at a bike hire point at Waterloo Station on July 9, 2015 in London, England. London Underground workers are staging a 15 hour strike after management and unions failed to reach agreement over new night time services. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
ROCKHAMPTON, AUSTRALIA - JULY 08: U.S Paratroopers from the 4/25th Infantry Division make a jump from a C-17 Globemaster as part of exercise Talisman Sabre on July 8, 2015 in Rockhampton, Australia. Talisman Sabre is a biennial military exercise that trains Australian and U.S. forces to plan and conduct combined task force operations to improve combat readiness and interoperability on a variety of missions from conventional conflict to peacekeeping and humanitarian assistance efforts. TS15 will incorporate force preparation activities, Special Forces activities, amphibious landings, parachuting, land force manoeuvre, urban operations, air operations, maritime operations and the coordinated firing of live ammunition and explosive ordnance from small arms, artillery, naval vessels and aircraft. (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)
Palestinians walk towards the Qalandia checkpoint between the West Bank city of Ramallah and Jerusalem on their way to pray at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, Friday, July 10, 2015.(AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)
A man feeds birds in the central business district of Sydney on July 7, 2015. Australia's central bank on July 7 kept interest rates on hold at 2.0 percent for the second-straight month, saying accommodative monetary policy was needed with economic growth subdued. AFP PHOTO / Saeed KHAN (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)
PAMPLONA, SPAIN - JULY 06: Revellers and children are 'chased' by the 'Toro de Fuego' (Flaming bull) as it runs throught the streets during the opening day of the San Fermin Running of the Bulls fiesta on July 6, 2015 in Pamplona, Spain. The annual Fiesta de San Fermin, made famous by the 1926 novel of US writer Ernest Hemmingway entitled 'The Sun Also Rises', involves the daily running of the bulls through the historic heart of Pamplona to the bull ring. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
A tourist cools off in central Rome's Ara Pacis fountain on July 3, 2015 as a major heatwave spreads throughout Europe, with temperatures hitting nearly 40 degrees. AFP PHOTO / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
A woman takes picture of a soap bubble made by a street seller on Piazza del Popolo, a touristic square in central Rome at sunset on July 2, 2015. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)
Iranians are seen through water mist sprayed on the crowd during an annual pro-Palestinian rally marking Al-Quds (Jerusalem) Day in Tehran, Iran, Friday, July 10, 2015. Tens of thousands of Iranians took part in an annual pro-Palestinian rally in Tehran, chanting "Down with America" and "Death to Israel." Iran does not recognize Israel and since the 1979 Islamic Revolution has observed Al-Quds Day. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
BITLIS, TURKEY - JULY 10: Small cattles, brought by shepherds for milking to Kiyiduzu village, travel among the dust through the tablelands of Mount Nemrut during sunset in the Tatvan district of Bitlis, Turkey on July 10, 2015. (Photo by Ali Ihsan Ozturk/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
SANMENXIA, CHINA - JULY 09: (CHINA OUT) People catch fish along the Yellow River after water and sediment regulation on July 9, 2015 in Pinglu County, Yuncheng City, Shanxi Province of China. An increase in sediment reduces the oxygen content in the water and forces fish to swim close to surface of water which attracts many people to catch fish along the Yellow River. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

This week in news saw headlines such as the transportation strike in London, the Pope's visit to South America, Spain's San Fermin fiestas, and new developments in the economic crisis in Greece. Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these stories and more.

Be sure to check back next week for our selection of the best news photography from the next 7 days.
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