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The week's best photojournalism
In some of the week's most memorable images, lightning cuts the sky, an acrobat takes a terrifying walk, and more
 

Lightning strikes One World Trade Center after a summer storm in New York City. | (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)



A man arranges strands of vermicelli to dry at a factory in the northern Indian city of Allahabad. | (REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash)



Two spectators wait for play to resume as a shower blankets Wimbledon, in London. | (REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth)



Hair artist and master barber Rob Ferrel (left), known as "Rob the Original," cuts the likeness of Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi into the hair of customer Vincent Hernandez, in San Antonio, Texas. | (REUTERS/Ashley Landis)



Muslim women discuss the Koran while waiting to break their fast during Ramadan, at Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta. | (REUTERS/Stringer)



A boy scout carries a rainbow flag during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival. | (REUTERS/Noah Berger)



Swiss acrobat Freddy Nock balances on a cableway at Tianmen Mountain National Park in Zhangjiajie, China. | (REUTERS/China Daily)



Fans hold their collective breath during the closing minutes of a soccer match between the United States and Belgium, at a public World Cup viewing party in Piedmont Park, Atlanta. | (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Small forest fires flicker between pine trees in Sierra de Tejeda nature park, near the town of Competa, in southern Spain. | (REUTERS/Jon Nazca)



An employee of the Russian Space Training Center hangs space suits out to dry after astronauts practiced a water landing. | (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)



Fishermen from Ly Son island release miniature boats during the Khao Le The Linh ceremony, at a Vietnam Cultural village in Dong Mo. | (REUTERS/Kham)



Children, who fled from violence in Mosul, play inside the Khazer refugee camp, on the outskirts of Arbil, Iraq. | (REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah)



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