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March 4, 2013. Vestments for the new Pope to be elected are displayed in the window of Italian ecclesiastical tailor Gammarelli in Rome.Alberto Pizzoli — AFP/Getty Images
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APTOPIX Expectant Parents Killed
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South Africa Colour Festival
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BESTPIX Urs Of Saint Sheikh Abdul Qadir Geelani At His Shrine
Napoli's supporters burn flares during the Italian Serie A soccer match against Juventus at the San Paolo Stadium in Naples
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Women watch a male striptease show held in celebration of International Women's Day at a club in Bucharest
Father Garry McKeown lifts a boy to remove a portrait of Pope Benedict XVI from a wall of the St Mary's Catholic Church in Mudgee
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Malian soldiers gather on the banks of the Niger River before taking a canoe to the village of Kadji in Gao
Members of the Free Syrian Army break into a house in the old city of Aleppo
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Haas of Estonia competes in the High Jump Women Qualification event at the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Gothenburg
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Ethnic Tuareg Malian soldiers, under the command of Col. El Hadj Ag Gamou, occupy a former petrol station in Gao
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A fire fighter sprays water inside the burnt compartment of a train at Kamlapur Railway Station in Dhaka
Israel To Offer Cross-Border Transportation Service For Palestinian Workers
General elections in Kenya
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A paramilitary police officer collects the Chinese national flag during a flag-lowering ceremony in in Beijing
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A boy casts a net to fish in the Niger River in Gao
Organization Assists Impoverished Families Living On Mexican Landfill
A supporter of Venezuelan President Chavez prays in chapel outside military hospital in Caracas
Le Mat snake village in Hanoi
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A jailed gang member hangs up laundry at the maximum security jail of Izalco in Sonsonate
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Models present creations by Italian designer Valli as part of his Fall-Winter 2013/2014 women's ready-to-wear fashion show for fashion house Moncler Gamme Rouge during Paris fashion week
Kenya election vote results
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Press visit to Fukushima nuclear plant
Bridal Show Competition
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Caps and posters of late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez lie on the hood of the hearse that carried his coffin in Caracas
A supporter of late Venezuelan President Chavez gestures as she views his coffin during a wake at military academy in Caracas
A woman looks out of her door at a flag and portrait of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez in Caracas
A paramilitary ranger looks from inside a vehicle as a group trains in their camp in the troubled Yala province in southern Thailand
An Afghan woman looks out from a helicopter window at International Airport in Kabul
Bailey Bear a Golden Labradoodle sits in front of a picture of a cat during the first day of the Crufts Dog Show in Birmingham
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N. Korean leader inspects border unit
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An Indian victim (name not disclosed) of a brutal acid attack is photographed during a seminar held in New Delhi, India
March 4, 2013. Vestments for the new Pope to be elected are displayed in the window of Italian ecclesiastical tailor Gammarelli in Rome.
Alberto Pizzoli — AFP/Getty Images
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Pictures of the Week: March 1 - March 8

Mar 08, 2013

From the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez and elections in Kenya to violent protests in Bahrain and International Women's Day around the world, TIME presents the best images of the week.

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