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Africa's week in pictures: 17-23 July 2020

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A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond:
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image captionCameroonian opposition supporters protest against French political influence outside European Union offices in Brussels on Friday.
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image captionThese Moroccan women wave from a boat as they return home from seasonal agricultural work in Spain - coronavirus border closures meant many workers had been stuck there since strawberry picking ended a month ago.
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image captionThis market vendor arranges his carrots for sale in Mbare, Zimbabwe, on Wednesday.
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image captionOn Sunday worshippers visit a church in Nairobi...
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image captionCongregations can meet again after Kenya's government relaxed restrictions on religious gatherings.
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image captionSudanese honour guards in the capital, Khartoum, await the arrival of Eritrea's military chief of staff on Monday.
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image captionOn Sunday, Congolese UFC fighter Marc Diakiese lands a blow on Rafael Fiziev of Kazakhstan in Abu Dhabi.
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image captionThis girl wears a protective facemask in Cape Town on Saturday.
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image captionOn Tuesday two boys play table football in Ivory Coast's biggest city, Abidjan.
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image captionIn Egypt, two men and a dog cool off in the Mediterranean near the 15th Century citadel of Qaitbay on Friday.
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image captionOn the same day, herds of wildebeest and zebra arrive at Sand River in Tanzania's Serengeti before crossing the border into Kenya's Masai Mara in the annual Great Migration.
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image captionThe next day holidaymakers take to the beach in Tunisia, where charter flights have resumed in a bid to boost the tourism-reliant economy.
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image caption"Let there be VINO," reads this protester's sign in South Africa on Wednesday. Many in the hospitality industry say the ongoing lockdown places their jobs and businesses at risk.
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image captionOn the same day in Somalia'a capital, Mogadishu, a man enjoys chewing the leaf stimulant khat at his home.
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image captionOn Monday, roses are readied on the packing line at a farm in Kenya.
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image captionAnd on Saturday, cricketer Andile Phehlukwayo raises a fist and displays his Black Lives Matter T-shirt as he celebrates on the pitch.
Pictures from AFP, Getty Images, EPA and Reuters.

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