Photography

Here are 13 of the week’s best photos

Kim Jong Un rides a white horse, actress Jane Fonda is arrested, protesters clash with police in Spain, The Washington Nationals play the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the NLCS. Here’s a look at 13 of the best photos from the week, selected by photo editors at The Washington Post.

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Oct. 13, 2019 | Ras al-Ayn, Syria

Turkish-backed Syrian fighters take part in a battle in Syria's northeastern town of Ras al-Ayn in the Hasakah province along the Turkish border as Turkey and its allies continue their assault on Kurdish-held border towns.

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Oct. 16, 2019 | Port-au-Prince, Haiti

A girl cries during her father's funeral, which was organized by government opposition amid a month of often-violent protests against corruption.

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Oct. 14, 2019 | Kyiv, Ukraine

Members of the nationalist movement light flares during a rally marking Defense of the Homeland Day.

Efrem Lukatsky/AP

Oct. 15, 2019 | Barcelona

Police officers in riot gear move past a burning barricade during clashes with protesters.

Emilio Morenatti/AP

Oct. 11, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch arrives on Capitol Hill for closed-door questioning before the House Intelligence Committee relating to the impeachment inquiry concerning President Trump.

Melina Mara/The Washington Post

Oct. 16, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

President Trump meets with Italian President Sergio Mattarella in the Oval Office at the White House.

Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post

Oct. 11, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

Actress Jane Fonda is arrested at the U.S. Capitol as she fights for action on climate change.

Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post

U.S. astronauts Jessica Meir, left, and Christina Koch pose in the International Space Station in a photo released Oct. 17, 2019. The next day, they completed the first all-female spacewalk.

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Oct. 12, 2019 | Lisbon

Models display creations by Portuguese fashion designer Gonçalo Peixoto at Campo de Santa Clara.

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Oct. 6, 2019 | Falkland Islands

King penguins are seen at Volunteer Point, north of Stanley in the Falkland Islands.

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un rides a white horse on Mount Paektu in this undated photo.

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Oct. 12, 2019 | Vienna

Eliud Kipchoge runs on his way to break the historic two-hour barrier for a marathon.

Jed Leicester/AP

Oct. 14, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

Fans cheer Ryan Zimmerman's fifth inning RBI double during Game 3 of the NLCS between the Washington Nationals and the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Stadium.

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