Week in pictures: 25 July-31 July 2020Publishedduration4 days agoA selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week.image copyrightCRISTOBAL HERRERA-ULASHKEVICH/EPAimage captionThe Mars 2020 Perseverance mission lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. The one-tonne, six-wheeled rover is due to arrive on the Red Planet in February 2021.image copyrightCAITLIN OCHS/Reutersimage captionUS federal law-enforcement officers fire tear gas to disperse protesters during a demonstration against their deployment to quell unrest in Portland, Oregon.image copyrightMOHAMMAD ISMAIL/Reutersimage captionA man prepares food for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha in Kabul, Afghanistan, celebrated there this year on 31 July.image copyrightELIJAH NOUVELAGE/Reutersimage captionA woman signs a picture of late US Congressman John Lewis before his memorial service in Atlanta, Georgia. Lewis died, aged 80, of pancreatic cancer, on 17 July.image copyrightATHIT PERAWONGMETHA/Reutersimage captionMembers of a Youth Pride student group take part in a rally for gender rights in Bangkok, Thailand.image copyrightDADO RUVIC/Reutersimage captionA man jumps from the Old Bridge into the Neretva river during the 454th traditional diving competition in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina.image copyrightZhang Peijian/VCG via Getty Imagesimage captionSurveyors inspect ships during the closed fishing season at a shipyard in Xiangshan County, Zhejiang province, China.image copyrightDYLAN MARTINEZ/Reutersimage captionGallery assistants pose during the opening of the Electronic: From Kraftwerk to the Chemical Brothers, at The Design Museum, in London. The exhibition, marking 50 years of Kraftwerk, is due to run until February 2021.image copyrightVCG via Getty Imagesimage captionSiberian tigers feed at the China Hengdaohezi Feline Breeding Center in Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang province.image copyrightNEIL HALL/EPAimage captionArtist Heather Phillipson poses with her 9.4m sculpture, The End, in London's Trafalgar Square. The installation on the Fourth Plinth - home to a rolling commission of public artworks - depicts a whirl of cream with a cherry, fly and drone on top.All photographs belong to the copyright holders as marked.