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Week in Pictures: 9-15 November 2019


A selection of news photographs taken around the world this week.

image copyrightHenry Nicholls / Reuters
image captionA WWII Spitfire is seen from the window of a C47 Dakota during Remembrance Sunday commemorations, as war veteran Roy Briggs looks on.
image copyrightPeter Summers / Getty
image captionBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and other party leaders prepare to lay wreaths during the annual Remembrance Sunday memorial service at The Cenotaph in London.
image copyrightSean Gallup / Getty
image captionPeople put flowers into slats of a still-standing section of the Berlin Wall, following a ceremony to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the wall in 1989.
image copyrightJohn Wessells / AFP
image captionAltar boys of the Greek Orthodox Church attend a Sunday mass at a cathedral in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
image copyrightBen Birchall / PA Media
image captionHead glass conservator Sam Kelly inspects the stained glass windows at Salisbury Cathedral during restoration.
image copyrightTom Brenner / Reuters
image captionThe US flag is reflected in a taxi window during the 100th USA Veterans' Day Parade in New York.
image copyrightDivyakant Solanki / EPA
image captionBritain's Prince Charles celebrates his 71st birthday with schoolchildren during his visit to Mumbai, India.
image copyrightHannah McKay / Reuters
image captionBrexit Party leader Nigel Farage poses with boxer Dereck Chisora during a visit to a boxing gym in Essex.
image copyrightCharles McQuillan / Getty
image captionSinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald talks to a journalist in Belfast during the party's General Election launch.
image copyrightPeter Parks / AFP
image captionResidents battle the flames from a bushfire at Hillsville near Taree, Australia.
image copyrightLintao Zhang / Getty
image captionChinese workers maintaining an animatronic dinosaur at a factory in Sichuan Province, China.

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