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From a win for gay marriage in the US to mass protests in Brazil, Al Jazeera brings you the week in pictures.
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South Africans gather to pray for Nelson Mandela's recovery outside the Mediclinic heart hospital in Pretoria on June 26.



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Protesters in Belo Horizonte kick a tear gas cannister back towards police lines during a June 26 demonstration against the high cost of hosting the FIFA Confederations Cup and next year's World Cup.



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The US Supreme Court struck down The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, allowing married same-sex couples the same rights and legal benefits that all other married couples enjoy.



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At least 42 people were killed in Iraq following a series of attacks and car bombings on June 24, as Shia Muslims marked the birth a 9th-century Shia leader.



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More than 50 people died in Sidon, Lebanon's third-largest city, after deadly clashes erupted between Lebanese security forces and armed Sunni groups in south Lebanon.



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Paulinho scores Brazil's second goal in a 2-1 victory over Uruguay in the FIFA Confederations Cup semi-final on June 26. The contest's final match, between hosts Brazil and world-champions Spain, will kick off on Sunday night.



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Pedestrians are sprayed by water splashing over a sea wall in Mumbai, on June 25. India's monsoon season typically runs from June to September.



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More than 800 people marched through Pretoria, South Africa on June 28, in protest at Obama's visit to the country. Demonstrators, angry at US policy in South Africa and around the world, burned a stars-and-stripes flag in front of the country's embassy.



Click here to view pictures from the week of June 17-June 23.

Click here to view pictures from the week of June 10-June 16.

Click here to view pictures from the week of June 3-June 9.


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The US Supreme Court struck down The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, allowing married same-sex couples the same rights and legal benefits that all other married couples enjoy.

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At least 42 people were killed in Iraq following a series of attacks and car bombings on June 24, as Shia Muslims marked the birth a 9th-century Shia leader.

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More than 50 people died in Sidon, Lebanon(***)s third-largest city, after deadly clashes erupted between Lebanese security forces and armed Sunni groups in south Lebanon.

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Pedestrians are sprayed by water splashing over a sea wall in Mumbai, on June 25. India(***)s monsoon season typically runs from June to September.

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More than 800 people marched through Pretoria, South Africa on June 28, in protest at Obama(***)s visit to the country. Demonstrators, angry at US policy in South Africa and around the world, burned a stars-and-stripes flag in front of the country(***)s embassy.

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People gather to pray for Nelson Mandela's recovery outside the Mediclinic heart hospital in Pretoria, South Africa on June 26.

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People gather to pray for Nelson Mandela's recovery outside the Mediclinic heart hospital in Pretoria, South Africa on June 26.

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Police fire tear gas at demonstrators in Brazil protesting the high cost of hosting the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 and next year's World Cup on June 26.

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Police fire tear gas at demonstrators in Brazil protesting the high cost of hosting the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 and next year's World Cup on June 26.

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The US Supreme Court struck down The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, allowing married same-sex couples equal rights and benefits under federal law that apply to all other married couples.

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The US Supreme Court struck down The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, allowing married same-sex couples equal rights and benefits under federal law that apply to all other married couples.

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Eight soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb in Yala, a southern province in Thailand's restive, that targeted a military truck transporting soldiers on  June 29.

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Eight soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb in Yala, a southern province in Thailand's restive, that targeted a military truck transporting soldiers on  June 29.

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At least 42 people were killed in Iraq following a series of attacks and car bombings on June 24 as Shiite Muslims in Iraq marked the birth a ninth-century Shiite leader.

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At least 42 people were killed in Iraq following a series of attacks and car bombings on June 24 as Shiite Muslims in Iraq marked the birth a ninth-century Shiite leader.

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More than 50 people have died in Sidon, Lebanon's third largest city, since deadly clashes erupted between Lebanese security forces and Sunni radicals in south Lebanon.

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More than 50 people have died in Sidon, Lebanon's third largest city, since deadly clashes erupted between Lebanese security forces and Sunni radicals in south Lebanon.

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Paulinho of Brazil scored the second goal for Brazil, a 2-1 win during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Semi Final match against Uruguay on June 26.

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Paulinho of Brazil scored the second goal for Brazil, a 2-1 win during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Semi Final match against Uruguay on June 26.

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Pedestrians are sprayed by water splashing over a sea wall in Mumbai, on June 25, during India's monsoon season that typically runs from June to September.

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Pedestrians are sprayed by water splashing over a sea wall in Mumbai, on June 25, during India's monsoon season that typically runs from June to September.

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About 800 people marched through Pretoria, South Africa in opposition of Obama and US policy in South Africa and around the world. Demonstrators burned an American flag in front of the US Embassy June 28.

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About 800 people marched through Pretoria, South Africa in opposition of Obama and US policy in South Africa and around the world. Demonstrators burned an American flag in front of the US Embassy June 28.

An Anti Obama March Is Held Ahead Of The President's Visit To South Africa


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