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From floods in Colorado to Afghanistan's football victory, Al Jazeera showcases the week in pictures.
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A resident walks down the flood-destroyed Main Street in Jamestown, Colorado, after a flash flood destroyed much of the town, September 14, 2013. 



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Supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party planned a three-day demonstration in Freedom Park to contest the Cambodian national election results.



/EPA/DENNIS M. SABANGAN

A view of burned shanties following a fire on the fifth day of a stand off between government troops and rebels, in the residential village in Zamboanga city, southern Philippines, September 13. The guerrillas of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) are using an estimated 100 hostages as human shields against the military, according to local authorities. 



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India successfully test-fired for a second time a nuclear-capable missile on Sunday, September 15. It can reach Beijing and much of Europe, bringing the country a step closer to production of a weapon designed to strengthen its nuclear deterrent. 



/AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid

Afghans celebrate after the national team beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, September 11, 2013.



/AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

Protesters shout slogans demanding the death penalty for the four men convicted in the fatal gang rape of a young woman on a moving New Delhi bus last year, outside a court in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Sept. 11.



/Kacper Pempel/Reuters

Protesters from several trade unions gather during an anti-government protest in central Warsaw September 14.



/AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia

Demonstrators walk towards policemen during clashes which broke out to protest against the death of Ahmet Atakan in Hatay, Turkey, Wednesday, September 11.



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A resident walks down the flood-destroyed Main Street in Jamestown, Colorado, after a flash flood destroyed much of the town, September 14, 2013. 

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Supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party planned a three-day demonstration in Freedom Park to contest the Cambodian national election results.

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A view of burned shanties following a fire on the fifth day of a stand off between government troops and rebels, in the residential village in Zamboanga city, southern Philippines, September 13. The guerrillas of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) are using an estimated 100 hostages as human shields against the military, according to local authorities. 

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India successfully test-fired for a second time a nuclear-capable missile on Sunday, September 15. It can reach Beijing and much of Europe, bringing the country a step closer to production of a weapon designed to strengthen its nuclear deterrent. 

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Afghans celebrate after the national team beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, September 11, 2013.

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Protesters shout slogans demanding the death penalty for the four men convicted in the fatal gang rape of a young woman on a moving New Delhi bus last year, outside a court in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Sept. 11.

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Protesters from several trade unions gather during an anti-government protest in central Warsaw September 14.

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Demonstrators walk towards policemen during clashes which broke out to protest against the death of Ahmet Atakan in Hatay, Turkey, Wednesday, September 11.

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Week in pictures - Sept 8 - 15http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15en-ussupport@newscred.comUntitled Site10Sun, 15 Sep 2013 15:28:42 GMTA resident walks down the flood-destroyed Main Street in Jamestown, Coloradohttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/a-resident-walks-down-the-flood-destroyed-main-street-in-jamestown-colorado/d96ac049034718b683c02ea0a385bf09A resident walks down the flood-destroyed Main Street in Jamestown, Colorado, after a flash flood destroyed much of the town, September 14, 2013. Colorado farming communities along the South Platte River were ordered to evacuate ahead of a predicted surge in the flooding, which may have claimed a fifth life and has left many still unaccounted for, authorities said on Saturday. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (UNITED STATES - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/a-resident-walks-down-the-flood-destroyed-main-street-in-jamestown-colorado/d96ac049034718b683c02ea0a385bf09Rick Wilking/ReutersA resident walks down the flood-destroyed Main Street in Jamestown, ColoradoA resident walks down the flood-destroyed Main Street in Jamestown, Colorado, after a flash flood destroyed much of the town, September 14, 2013. Colorado farming communities along the South Platte River were ordered to evacuate ahead of a predicted surge in the flooding, which may have claimed a fifth life and has left many still unaccounted for, authorities said on Saturday. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (UNITED STATES - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)Opposition Supporters Protest Against Election Resultshttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/opposition-supporters-protest-against-election-results/5435d646a295f5ec29a14661f0b98454PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - SEPTEMBER 15: Supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party listen to a speech by Kem Sokha, Vice President of the CNRP, at Freedom Park on September 15, 2013 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The CNRP have planned a three-day demonstration in Freedom Park to contest the Cambodian national election results.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/opposition-supporters-protest-against-election-results/5435d646a295f5ec29a14661f0b98454Nicolas Axelrod/Getty ImagesOpposition Supporters Protest Against Election ResultsPHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - SEPTEMBER 15: Supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party listen to a speech by Kem Sokha, Vice President of the CNRP, at Freedom Park on September 15, 2013 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The CNRP have planned a three-day demonstration in Freedom Park to contest the Cambodian national election results.Zamboanga City clasheshttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/zamboanga-city-clashes/ec387572dfb216be6f05b45551a091a5General view of burned shanties following a fire on the fifth day of a stand off between government troops and rebels, in the residential village in Zamboanga city, southern Philippines, 13 September 2013. Philippine President Benigno Aquino flew to the southern port city besieged for the fifth day by Muslim rebels disgruntled over the government's alleged failure to implement a 1996 peace agreement. Aquino checked on displaced residents and efforts to peacefully resolve the stand-off in Zamboanga City, 875 kilometres south of Manila, said Lieutenant Colonel Ramon Zagala, a military spokesman. The guerrillas belonging to the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) are holding an estimated 100 hostages and using them as human shields against the military, according to local authorities. Eight people have been killed and more than 14,000 displaced since hostilities erupted on 09 September when around 200 armed MNLF rebels gathered for a protest march in the centre of the bustling port city of more than 800,000 people.http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/zamboanga-city-clashes/ec387572dfb216be6f05b45551a091a5EPA/DENNIS M. SABANGANZamboanga City clashesGeneral view of burned shanties following a fire on the fifth day of a stand off between government troops and rebels, in the residential village in Zamboanga city, southern Philippines, 13 September 2013. Philippine President Benigno Aquino flew to the southern port city besieged for the fifth day by Muslim rebels disgruntled over the government's alleged failure to implement a 1996 peace agreement. Aquino checked on displaced residents and efforts to peacefully resolve the stand-off in Zamboanga City, 875 kilometres south of Manila, said Lieutenant Colonel Ramon Zagala, a military spokesman. The guerrillas belonging to the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) are holding an estimated 100 hostages and using them as human shields against the military, according to local authorities. Eight people have been killed and more than 14,000 displaced since hostilities erupted on 09 September when around 200 armed MNLF rebels gathered for a protest march in the centre of the bustling port city of more than 800,000 people.A surface-to-surface Agni-V missile is launched from the Wheeler Island off Odishahttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/a-surface-to-surface-agni-v-missile-is-launched-from-the-wheeler-island-off-odisha/c674f249e094e3c3b85e663b4dd03725A surface-to-surface Agni-V missile is launched from the Wheeler Island off the eastern Indian state of Odisha September 15, 2013. India successfully test-fired for a second time a nuclear-capable missile on Sunday that can reach Beijing and much of Europe, bringing a step closer production of a weapon designed to strengthen its nuclear deterrent. REUTERS/Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation/Handout (INDIA - Tags: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY MILITARY POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTShttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/a-surface-to-surface-agni-v-missile-is-launched-from-the-wheeler-island-off-odisha/c674f249e094e3c3b85e663b4dd03725Handout/ReutersA surface-to-surface Agni-V missile is launched from the Wheeler Island off OdishaA surface-to-surface Agni-V missile is launched from the Wheeler Island off the eastern Indian state of Odisha September 15, 2013. India successfully test-fired for a second time a nuclear-capable missile on Sunday that can reach Beijing and much of Europe, bringing a step closer production of a weapon designed to strengthen its nuclear deterrent. REUTERS/Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation/Handout (INDIA - Tags: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY MILITARY POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTShttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/no-caption/6ba61e4f8a725643b0294146172a1e99Afghans celebrate after the national team beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship In Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept, 11, 2013. The Afghans beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship, a tough match whose result brought a rare moment of unity to this ethnically fractious, war-weary nation, which the U.S. invaded in the months after the Sept. 11 attacks 12 years ago.(AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/no-caption/6ba61e4f8a725643b0294146172a1e99AP Photo/Ahmad JamshidAfghans celebrate after the national team beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship In Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept, 11, 2013. The Afghans beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship, a tough match whose result brought a rare moment of unity to this ethnically fractious, war-weary nation, which the U.S. invaded in the months after the Sept. 11 attacks 12 years ago.(AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/no-caption/ef3f45a4eca6f99de845ebf7bb084426Protesters shout slogans demanding the death penalty for the four men convicted in the fatal gang rape of a young woman on a moving New Delhi bus last year, outside a court in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. An Indian judge announced that sentences will be handed down Friday in the fatal gang rape, as the prosecutor called for the four convicted rapists to be executed and defense lawyers asked for leniency. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/no-caption/ef3f45a4eca6f99de845ebf7bb084426AP Photo/Altaf QadriProtesters shout slogans demanding the death penalty for the four men convicted in the fatal gang rape of a young woman on a moving New Delhi bus last year, outside a court in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. An Indian judge announced that sentences will be handed down Friday in the fatal gang rape, as the prosecutor called for the four convicted rapists to be executed and defense lawyers asked for leniency. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)Protesters from several trade unions gather during an anti-government protest in Warsawhttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/protesters-from-several-trade-unions-gather-during-an-anti-government-protest-in-warsaw/063ba5273549d945776dca53bdb67136Protesters from several trade unions gather during an anti-government protest in central Warsaw September 14, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel (POLAND - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/protesters-from-several-trade-unions-gather-during-an-anti-government-protest-in-warsaw/063ba5273549d945776dca53bdb67136Kacper Pempel/ReutersProtesters from several trade unions gather during an anti-government protest in WarsawProtesters from several trade unions gather during an anti-government protest in central Warsaw September 14, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel (POLAND - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/no-caption/bbd2b46f9f22b3b207bea8f64c22324fDemonstrators walk towards policemen during clashes which broke out to protest against the death of Ahmet Atakan in Hatay, Turkey, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. Atakan, 22 years old, died Monday night in Hatay after being hit in the head by a teargas canister shot by police during a an anti-government protest, the Atakan family has said.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Week_in_pictures_-_Sept_8_-_15/slideshow/no-caption/bbd2b46f9f22b3b207bea8f64c22324fAP Photo/Gregorio BorgiaDemonstrators walk towards policemen during clashes which broke out to protest against the death of Ahmet Atakan in Hatay, Turkey, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. Atakan, 22 years old, died Monday night in Hatay after being hit in the head by a teargas canister shot by police during a an anti-government protest, the Atakan family has said.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

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