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The Best Pictures of the Week, September 23 – September 30

From an inspection of the Washington Monument and a former Afghan president's funeral to a building collapse in New Delhi and continued fighting in Libya, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

From an inspection of the Washington Monument and a former Afghan president’s funeral to a building collapse in New Delhi and continued fighting in Libya, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

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