Jun. 24, 2014 Tourists visit the statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro on the eve of a Group E football match between France and Ecuador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.Rodrigo Buendis—AFP/Getty Images
BESTPIX Remembrance Ceremony Held For Victims Of Washington Navy Yard Shootings
Aerobatic Yakkers team perform on YAK-52 airplanes during Bucharest International Air Show at Baneasa airport, in Bucharest
Israel pushes ahead with West Bank raids in search for missing boys
*** BESTPIX *** Arena Grand Prix at Santa Clara
The annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade on Saturday, June 21, 2014.
Transsexual beauty contest in Istanbul
Unrest in Northern Iraq
Participants compete in the 653th annual Kirkpinar oil wrestling tournament at the Sarayici arena in Edirne
Maleficent Movie Premiere in Tokyo
Daily Life in Gaza - June 23, 2014
People gather at the site of an explosion at the southern suburbs of the Lebanese capital Beirut
Recruits of Ukrainian army 'Azov' battalion during military oath ceremony in Kiev before dispatch to eastern regions
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry boards a plane at Jordan's Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, as he travels to Iraq
A flight attendant wearing a Brazil soccer team jersey demonstrates the emergency mask on an airplane travelling from Kunming to Hangzhou
New vehicles park at a Chinese automobile factory in Shenyang
Queen Elizabeth II And Duke Of Edinburgh Visit Northern Ireland
Castellers Colla Joves Xiquets de Valls start to form a human tower called "castells" during the Sant Joan festival at Plaza del Blat square in Valls
South Korea's President Park Geun-hye listens to the national anthem as she attends a "Korean War Veterans Commeroration Ceremony" in Seoul
Day Three: The Championships - Wimbledon 2014
World Cup Match Played 750 Meters From Rio Favela
Three-years old Joad Al-Danaf killed after an explosion in Gaza City
Morning fog above the Alpine foothills near Bernbeuren
Two girls are eating sweets as they wait for food during food distribution in Minkaman
Belarussian MiG-29 jet fighters take part in a rehearsal for a military parade in Minsk
World Cup Fans Gather To Watch Matches In Rio
File photo of Uruguay's Luis Suarez reacting after clashing with Italy's Giorgio Chiellini during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Dunas arena in Natal
Soccer Fans Gather To Watch US v Germany World Cup Match
Brazil's Neymar dribbles the ball during the 2014 World Cup Group A soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Brasilia national stadium
Argentina's Messi fights for the ball with Iran's Nekounam during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte
Iran's goalkeeper Haghighi fails to save a goal by Argentina's Messi during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte
Dutch soldiers receive honor medals for Patriot mission
APTOPIX NYC Jail Suicides
Refugees Fleeing ISIS Offensive Pour Into Kurdistan
APTOPIX Pakistan
A smiley face is held up by a festival-goer as the sun sets in front of the Other Stage at Worthy Farm in Somerset, during the Glastonbury Festival
Jun. 24, 2014 Tourists visit the statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro on the eve of a Gr

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Pictures of the Week: June 20 — June 27

Jun 27, 2014

From the US advancing to the knockout round of the 2014 World Cup and the growing crisis in Iraq to selfies with Queen Elizabeth and Batman's California VIP appearance, TIME presents the best photos of the week.

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