In Pictures

Week in pictures: 22-28 October 2016

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world this week.

Migrants look at burning makeshift shelters and tents in the "Jungle" on the third day of their evacuation and transfer to reception centres in France, as part of the dismantlement of the camp in Calais, France, 26 October 2016. Image copyright PHILIPPE WOJAZER/REUTERS
Image caption Fires raged across parts of the Jungle migrant camp in Calais, three days into a French operation to demolish it. It was unclear who had set the dozens of fires. The clearance began on Monday and by Friday, some 6,000 migrants had been moved from the camp, mainly to centres around France.
Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Image copyright Mario Anzuoni / REUTERS
Image caption Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was vandalised with a sledgehammer. A man in a high-visibility jacket and a helmet was videoed destroying it on Wednesday night. Reporters claim the man said he wanted to auction the star off, to raise funds for the women who have accused Mr Trump of sexually assaulting them. The US presidential candidate denies all the allegations.
People with their faces painted to look like the popular Mexican figure called Catrina take part in a procession to celebrate the upcoming annual Day of the Dead at Juarez avenue, in Mexico City Image copyright EDGARD GARRIDO/REUTERS
Image caption People with their faces painted to look like the popular Mexican figure called Catrina take part in a procession to celebrate the forthcoming Dia de los Muertos - the Day of the Dead - in Mexico City.
A view of a damaged church in the village of Visso, Italy, after a 5.9 earthquake destroyed part of the town. Image copyright Sandro Perozzi/ap
Image caption Historic buildings in central Italy were badly damaged by two strong earthquakes that forced hundreds of residents out of their homes. Wednesday evening's 5.5-magnitude quake struck near Visso in Macerata province, followed by a 6.1 magnitude tremor in the same area two hours later.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth looks at products on the shelves at a Waitrose supermarket during a visit to the town of Poundbury, 27 October 2016.. Image copyright Justin Tallis/REUTERS
Image caption The Queen looked around a supermarket during a visit to the town of Poundbury, after unveiling a statue of the Queen Mother at the Prince of Wales' model town in Dorset. Prince Charles designed the village, on the outskirts of Dorchester, after outlining his plan in his 1989 book, A Vision of Britain.
A deliveryman walks past a section of a mural by stencil artist Logan Hicks titled The Story of My Life on the Houston Bowery wall in New York, 24 October , 2016. Image copyright TIMOTHY A CLARY/afp
Image caption A delivery man walks past a section of a mural by stencil artist Logan Hicks, entitled The Story of My Life, on the Houston Bowery wall in New York.
Saida Ahmad Baghili, an 18-year-old Yemeni woman sits in a wheelchair at the al-Thawra hospital where she is receiving treatment for severe malnutrition on 25 October 2016. Image copyright STRINGER
Image caption Saida Ahmad Baghili, an 18-year-old Yemeni woman sits in a wheelchair at the al-Thawra hospital where she is receiving treatment for severe malnutrition. After two years of war in Yemen and a Saudi-led blockade lasting 18 months, millions of people are slowly starving - some are already dying for lack of food.
Birds fly over the corridor of the Jama Masjid at sunrise in New Delhi on 27 October 2016. Image copyright MONEY SHARMA/afp
Image caption Birds fly over the corridor of Delhi's historic Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque).
Sebastien Ogier of France and Volkswagen Motorsport drives with co-driver Julien Ingrassia of France and Volkswagen Motorsport during the Wales Rally GB 2016 Shakedown at Clocaenog Forest on 27 October 2016 in Mynydd Hiraethog, Wales. Image copyright Dan Istitene/Getty Images
Image caption Sebastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia of France participate in the Wales Rally GB 2016 Shakedown at Clocaenog Forest in Mynydd Hiraethog.

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