Photos of the week: 7/10 - 7/17

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Photos of the week: 7/10 - 7/17
WENLING, CHINA - JULY 10: (CHINA OUT) Waves spirit as typhoon Chan-hom approaches on July 10, 2015 in Wenling, Zhejiang Province of China. News from Zhejiang Meteorologic Bureau that typhoon Chan-hom would land in Zhejiang Province Friday night and local government had started first emergency response to typhoon. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)
View of the Fire Volcano erupting from San Antonio community, Colima State, Mexico, on July 12, 2015. Hundreds of people were evacuated from villages around Mexico's 'Volcano of Fire' and an airport closed on Saturday amid fears an eruption could escalate to become the biggest in a century. AFP PHOTO / HECTOR GUERRERO (Photo credit should read HECTOR GUERRERO/AFP/Getty Images)
A woman practices ice climbing on July 14, 2015 next to insulating foams wrapping up the Rhone Glacier which has been shrinking under the summer sun near Gletsch. A second heat wave is forecast to hit Switzerland in the next few days. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Anti-fox hunting protestors hold smoke flares as they demonstrate outside Parliament on July 14, 2015 in London, England. The government's proposed legislation relaxing the ban on fox hunting in England and Wales has been postponed after the Scottish National Party says it will vote against the proposals. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
VAN, TURKEY - JULY 12: Shepherds cook over a fire as they keep watch to protect their sheep herd against wild animals' attack in Van province of Turkey on July 12, 2015. (Photo by Ozkan Bilgin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
NOIDA, INDIA - JULY 12: A large amount of foam formed at the banks of river Yamuna, on July 12, 2015 in Noida, India. Yamuna in Delhi is almost dead with water not suitable for even bathing at most places, leave along supporting aquatic life. It is mainly due to high ammonia level emanating from high discharge of industrial pollutants in the river. (Photo by Burhaan Kinu/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - JULY 12: A Loyalist youth carrying the Union Jack flag walks past the 11th night bonfire at the New Mossley housing estate on July 12, 2015 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. New Mossley is widely recognised as the largest bonfire in the province. 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)
VAN, TURKEY - JULY 11: Shepherds clean their sheep with soap before fleecing them, in the Van Lake coast of Gevas District of Van, Turkey on July 11, 2015. (Photo by Ozkan Bilgin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MIANYANG, CHINA - JULY 10: (CHINA OUT) Cleaner Wu Xinghai clear up lemna minor and water hyacinth in Anchang River on July 10, 2015 in Mianyang, Sichuan Province of China. Lemna minor and water hyacinth flourished when the water firstly rose in summer and the lush lemna minor and water hyacinth had to be removed by labours so as not to influence the environment. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

This past week in news saw the closest a spacecraft has ever been to Pluto, Muslims around the world observing the holy month of Ramadan, and the opening of a hotel in Japan run almost entirely by robots. Other headlines included a decision on Greece's financial crisis, the running of the bulls in Spain, and the escape of "El Chapo" Guzman from a prison in Mexico.

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